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Cardinal
Campfire and Hotdogs © stateparks.com
Roasting hot dogs over an open fire.
Afternoon Hike © stateparks.com
Cool Swim © stateparks.com
Picnic Table © stateparks.com
It is always a great day for a picnic in the park.
Oh Yell © stateparks.com
Small Boy Fishing © stateparks.com
Gone fishin.
PUNDERSON STATE PARK ACTIVITIES
FACILITIES AND ACTIVITIES OVERVIEW
GeneralLand, acres741
 Water, acres150
Day-UseFishingyes
 Hiking Trail, miles10
 Picnickingyes
 Swimming Beach, feet600
 Nature Programsyes
BoatingBoat Rentalyes
 Boating Limits-1
 Seasonal Dock Rental12
 Launch Ramps, #1
CampingElectric Sites, #196
 Full Hookup Sites, #5
 Pets Permittedyes
 Flush Toiletsyes
 Dumpstationyes
 Showersyes
 Group Camp, capacity25
WinterSleddingyes
 Cross-Country Skiingyes
 Snowmobilingyes
 Ice Fishingyes
AccommodationsLodge Rooms, #31
 Family Cottages, #26
 Game Roomyes
 Indoor Swimming Poolyes
 Outdoor Swimming Poolyes
 Golf Courseyes
 Restaurantyes
Birding
The park offers a variety of birding opportunities, with over 150 species recorded. It is home to diverse habitats including mature forests, meadows and wetlands that attract different types of birds throughout the year. Birdwatchers can spot waterfowl on the lake during migration seasons or songbirds in wooded areas. The area also supports raptors like hawks and owls as well as woodpeckers due to its extensive woodland coverage.
Trails
Fourteen miles of trails take the hiker to some of the more interesting and scenic areas of the park.
Bicycling
For biking enthusiasts, the park offers a 1.2-mile multi-use trail suitable for all skill levels.

However, be aware that this path is shared with pedestrians and pets on leashes.

It's important to note that off-road cycling isn't permitted due to potential damage to natural resources.

The terrain can vary from flat sections ideal for beginners or families with children, through more challenging areas.

Remember always wear safety gear such as helmets when riding in public spaces like these trails.

Check local weather conditions before setting out; wet surfaces may increase risk of accidents.
Boating
Beautiful Punderson Lake invites boaters to explore the many scenic coves. Electric motors only are permitted. Boat rentals are available at the marina concession.
Swimming
Punderson State Park in Ohio offers various swimming options for visitors to enjoy. The park features a beautiful 150-acre natural lake, which provides an ideal spot for swimming. The designated swimming area is equipped with a sandy beach, allowing visitors to relax and soak up the sun. Lifeguards are also on duty for added safety. Additionally, the lake is open for boating and fishing, providing additional recreational activities for visitors to engage in. Overall, Punderson State Park is a fantastic destination for those seeking a refreshing swim in a picturesque setting.
Fishing
Anglers enjoy catches of bluegill, largemouth bass, rainbow and golden trout and catfish. Punderson Lake as well as two smaller lakes are open to fishing. A valid Ohio fishing license is required.
Golf Course
A championship-rated, 18-hole public golf course challenges even the expert golfer. Reservations are always advisable and required for weekend play. The pro shop stocks all necessary merchandise and has a snack bar.
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