Sam Dale Lake State Conservation Area
R.R. 1, Johnsonville
Boating, Camping, Hiking, Hunting, Picnicking, Swimming, and Wildlife Observation.
This wildlife area was established in 1959 with 40 acres and has grown to cover more than 1,300 acres and includes a 194-acre lake plus several ponds. The lake is surrounded by eight miles of hiking trails. There are several floating docks on the lake for fishing and boat rentals are available at the concession stand. Bass, bluegill, catfish, and crappie are the lake's most popular fish. Ice fishing is available during the winter months.