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Portage Lake - Ready County Park


  1. Boat Launch
  2. Fishing
  3. Picnic Areas
  4. Playground


Picnic area, grills, playground, swimming area and portable toilets are available at this 6-acre park.


  • Park hours are dawn to dusk
  • Alcohol is prohibited
  • All vehicles in designated parking areas only
  • Domestic pets and service animals are welcome. Pets must be on a leash no more than six feet in length and under your immediate control at all times. You are responsible for cleaning up after your pets, keeping your pets from disturbing wildlife, and keeping your pets from disturbing visitors
  • Swim at your own risk - no lifeguard on duty
  • In case of emergency - Dial 911


Ready Park became a county park in 1934. The park was donated by Herbert C. and Raymond Ready, of Waterloo Township.