The 37-acre park is a family oriented facility providing swimming, fishing and family recreation. The park is open year-round (dawn - dusk) and offers a partly-covered handicap accessible fishing pier with seating, picnic shelters with grill, playground area, restrooms, hiking, jogging, 1.7 miles of walking trails, and a seasonal community beach with lifeguards on duty when open. A swim lane has been installed for lap swimming. This lane is reserved for adults 18 and over. The park hosts the annual Smith Mountain Lake Paddleboard Race and has a kayak/canoe launch area.