Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk

Formerly an industrial site, this 57-acre area features an enclosed pavilion with seasonal food services and restrooms, as well as a handicap-accessible trail, fishing pier, and kayak launch. A breakwater also provides easy access for fishing, bird watching, and sightseeing.

Phone: (219) 395-1882
Website: https://www.nps.gov/indu

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6150 US Hwy 12 (100 Riverwalk Dr.), Portage, IN 46368

Phone: (219) 395-1882
Fax: (219) 841-9017

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