Notable dates at the lake

The Johnson Lake Grass & Leaf Dump:

May 1st – Sunday before Thanksgiving
Friday, Saturday, Sunday 12 pm – 5 pm
LAST DAY the Sunday before Thanksgiving
For more information regarding the Johnson Lake Grass & Leaf Dump, click here.

Thank You!

Elwood/Johnson Lake Guide

2021 Elwood Chamber Book

May 27-31, 2022 - Memorial Weekend - StoryWalk


What a Wonderful World

StoryWalk® is coming to the Johnson Lake Trail! The first book (16 pages – about 40 paces apart) will be found at the Paul Matson Trailhead near the inlet campground at trail mile marker 0.

StoryWalk® is about promoting early literacy, physical activity, and family time together in nature.
StoryWalks® can be found in all 50 states and 12+ foreign countries.

Walk . . . Read . . . Explore


Memorial Day Weekend – May 27-31, 2022
(Weather permitting)


Christy Werger, Event Promotions Contact