Lake Snowden is a 675-acre education and recreation park, featuring the largest of four lakes, which form the Margaret Creek Conservancy District.
The lake covers approximately 136-acres offering camping, boating, fishing, picnicking and swimming. The serene setting reveals natural beauty while maintaining the convenience of being just five miles from Athens, Ohio. The shelter houses, restroom facilities, beaches, shoreline fishing holes, and fish hatchery make Lake Snowden a full-featured recreation park.
For your enjoyment, Lake Snowden offers two shelter houses with seating for 75 people each. The shelter houses are available only by reservation. Electricity is available at both shelter houses. Restroom facilities are conveniently located. The adjacent fields also offer ample space for softball, volleyball and badminton games.