Facilities at Medicine Creek for camping and picnicking range from the most modern to just the essentials. Shady Bay Campground on Trail No. 4 on the east side of the lake has 77 hardsurfaced camping pads. Most are shaded, and there are 34 electrical hookups (30 amp). A top-notch camping spot, Shady Bay also has showers, modern restrooms, boat ramps, fish cleaning station, swimming beach, dump station, water wells, and barbecue grills.
More camping is located on Trail No. 1, where there are modern restooms, picnic shelters, drinking water, parking, fish cleaning station, and boat ramps. There are more boat ramps on Trail No. 3 and other camping sites scattered around the lake that have trail road access.
Medicine Creek Lodge, the private concession on the south side of the dam on Trail No. 1, offers a restaurant, groceries, camping supplies, bait, tackle, boat rental, gas, modern air-conditioned cabins, and hunting fishing, and park entry permits.
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