The reservoir and surrounding land is owned by the State of New Jersey and the public may access the water body for fishing and kayaking only from the public access parking area located near the dam.
- Only Car top watercraft is permitted providing it is launched from the access located at the parking area.
- Gas powered motors are not permitted.
- Shoreline fishing is not permitted.
- Hiking is allowed only on the specific marked trails – other access will be considered trespass and violators will be subject to fine.