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Surry Mountain Lake
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Location: From Keene, 6 miles North on NH 12A, Keene

Activities: Swimming, picnicking, boating, hiking trail, and fishing

Amenities: Picnic tables with grills

No Entry or Use Fees

Picnic Shelter Rental Fees

Aspen ~ A large covered shelter with electricity which accommodates roughly 100 adults, $85.00

Maple ~ A small covered shelter with electricity which accommodates roughly 100 adults, $85.00

Birch ~ A mini covered shelter with no electricity which accommodates roughly 15 adults, $35.00

Picnic shelter reservations should be made at www.recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777 and search or ask for Surry Mountain Lake Beach.

Operation Schedule: Day-use

Acreage: 265 acres

Waterfront: Surry Mountain Lake

Number of Campsites: None

Pets: Pets are NOT permitted in this park.

More Information:
The park offers fun for everyone year round. Activities include swimming, sunbathing, picnicking, canoeing, horseshoes and volleyball. The park boasts a 600 foot long sandy beach, boat ramp and picnic tables with grills. Winter visitors enjoy X-country skiing, ice fishing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. Hunting and fishing are permitted. The park has over 1600 acres of land with a 265 acre lake and offers the hunter, angler, photographer and bird watcher numerous opportunities. NH Fish & Game stocks trout upstream of the lake, and releases pheasants in the fall.

Two large shelters (seating about 100 each) and one small shelter are available for family reunions, wedding receptions, or corporate outings and may be reserved for a fee. During the summer season electricity is available and all are served by nearby flush toilets.

In season, park rangers offer special interpretive programs on natural resources, water safety and flood control and occasional other topics.

For more information please visit the website at: http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/Missions/Recreation/SurryMountainLake.aspx