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For a special afternoon getaway, the seven picnic areas scattered around the Washington County Lake provide a perfect setting. They are located in heavily wooded, grassy areas and have tables, outdoor stoves, drinking water and playground equipment. Whether you choose Ponderosa, Lazy L, or one of the other picnic sites, you will be assured of scenic surroundings.

Shelter reservations are accepted through the ExploreMoreIL™ website.