Âverlook Park is located on the north end of Clinton Dam. This small day-use area offers 2 group picnic shelters, a playground, softball field, horseshoe pits, volleyball courts, comfort station (handicapped accessible), and pit toilet. Potable water is available at each of the shelters. A windbreak shelter near the overlook site offers a spectacular view of the main body of Clinton Lake. The trailhead for the North Shore Trail is located near the parking lot for shelter #2. This combination mountain bike/hiking trail provides a quality 11-mile one-way tour.
Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance. The group picnic shelters are available year round, but only reservable April 1-Sept 30. Prices for shelter reservations are $35/day and the park is open 9am-10pm. No parking on the grass. Pets must remain on a leash less than 6 feet in length.
Directions: From Lawrence, KS take Clinton Pkwy (23rd St.) west to the end of the road. Make a right turn and first left turn. Go approx. þ mile to park.
Normal Services Available:
4-1-2003 through 9-30-2003 .