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Portage Lakes State Park
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Location Summit County, Ohio, United States
Area 411 acres (166 ha)
Elevation 1,027 feet (313 m)
Established 1949
Administered by Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Designation Ohio state park
Website Portage Lakes State Park

Portage Lakes State Park is a public recreation area located around the Portage Lakes in New Franklin, Ohio, in the United States. The eight Portage Lakes encompass 2,034 acres (823 ha) used for boating, fishing, and swimming. The Ohio Department of Public Works turned over maintenance of the lakes to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Parks and Recreation in 1949.

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