Forsythe Park

Welcome to Forsythe Park!

Forsythe Park is home to picnics, Little League, fishing, and relaxing lakefront scenery.

Settled on Wolf Lake and linked to nearby amenities by way of a pedestrian trail, Forsythe Park is open from dawn to dusk daily, with extended summer hours for Little League games.

Shelter Rental

A picnic shelter is available for rental at Forsythe Park.


Resident Rate: $125.00 ($100.00 fee + $25.00 clean-up)
Non-Resident Rate: $200 ($150.00 fee + $50.00 clean-up)
100 person maximum occupancy
-5 hour limit on all locations. Extra $35.00 for each additional hour over 5.  All parties must end by 8:00 p.m.
-All fees must be paid in advance at the Hammond Port Authority office (701 Casino Center Drive, Hammond, IN  46320; 219.659.7678).
-The Hammond Port Authority issued use permit must be available for inspection and confirmation at all times during the event.
All park rules apply. Visitors must properly dispose of hot coals. Pre and post inspection of the shelters will be made. Any and all damages are the responsibility of the rentor.