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Ohio River - Robert. C. Byrd Pool National Park

7 Activites Phone: (304)-576-2272 Distance: 6.34 miles

Visitor center has viewing area overlooking lock chamber. Visitors can view boats locking through and see exhibits about the locks and dam. Originally built in 1933, the locks were enlarged in 1993 to accommodate modern tows.

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Ohio River - Racine Pool National Park

3 Activites Phone: (304)-882-2118 Distance: 15.71 miles

Provides a navigable pool extending 34 miles up the Ohio River to Belleville Locks and Dam. Take I-77 to Ripley, US 33 W to Letart.

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Kanawha River - Winfield Pool National Park

5 Activites Phone: (304)-586-2501 Distance: 19.36 miles

One of the essential navigation projects on the Kanawha River, used primarily for the shipment of coal and chemicals for the large industrial complex of Charleston.

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Ohio River - Belleville Pools National Park

7 Activites Phone: (740)-378-6110 Distance: 32.24 miles

Provides a navigational pool 41.5 mi upstream to Willow Island Locks & Dam, and is an integral link in the Ohio River navigation channel located at Reedsville

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Beech Fork Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (304)-525-4831 Distance: 35.15 miles

Beech Fork Lake is a 720-acre lake in the hills of West Virginia with fishing, swimming and boating opportunities. Camping is available at nearby Beech Fork State Park. A solar-powered visitor center is located at the damsite, 7 miles south of Huntington, West Virginia. There is a 10-HP limit on boats.

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Washington Heritage Trail National Park

Phone: (304)-264-8801 Distance: 38.79 miles

Follow the footsteps of George Washington through West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle and a landscape rich in historic, natural, and scenic resources. Mountains and valleys, rivers and springs, vestiges of bygone industries and five picturesque 18th-century towns highlight a rural retreat combined with rich cultural attractions.

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Ohio River - Greenup Pool National Park

7 Activites Phone: (606)-473-7441 Distance: 40.60 miles

Provides a 9-ft-deep navigation pool 61.8 mi upstream to Gallipolis Locks and Dam, and is an integral link in the Ohio River navigation channel. A scenic highway crosses the facility

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East Lynn Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (304)-849-2355 Distance: 44.64 miles

A region important for natural gas, oil and coal. Wooded hills of 600 feet rise gently around the lake.

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Kanawha River - Marmet Pool National Park

3 Activites Phone: (304)-949-1175 Distance: 46.05 miles

Provides a 9-ft navigable channel on the Kanawha River extending 15 miles to London Dam. Located at Belle, WV.

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Ohio River Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (618)-833-9928 Email: sheryld@ajinternet.net Distance: 49.45 miles

This history-rich byway meanders along the banks of the Ohio River, hugging its shoreline and offering almost continuous views of the river. The history of the Ohio is found both in rural landscapes and quaint river communities, covering periods from Native American habitation through western settlement, affecting transportation patterns and industrialization.

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Yatesville Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (606)-686-2412 Distance: 53.64 miles

Located in Eastern Kentucky, the 2,242-acre lake offers boating, fishing and camping opportunities.

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Burr Oak Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (740)-767-3527 Distance: 54.36 miles

Within an hour's drive of the caves and cliffs of Hocking Hills State Park. From Athens, 20 mi N on US 33 and OH 13.

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Kanawha River - London Pool National Park

1 Activites Phone: (304)-442-8422 Distance: 56.24 miles

Provides a navigable channel to the head of navigation on the Kanawha River and principally serves the coal mines in that area. Located near Montgomery.

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Wayne National Forest Park

16 Activites Email: r9_wayne_website@fs.fed.us Distance: 56.75 miles

The Wayne National Forest is within a few hours drive of several metropolitan areas such as Columbus, Akron, Cleveland, Dayton, Cincinnati, Louisville, and Pittsburgh. Yet it retains an air of nostalgia, with covered bridges, rockshelters, springs and rugged hills covered with hardwood and pine, visitors to the Wayne are welcome to camp, hike, hunt, and fish.Our boundaries surround a checkerboard ...

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Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (304)-375-2923 Email: OhioRiverIslands@fws.gov Distance: 57.67 miles

The Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1990 to protect, conserve, and restore habitat for wildlife native to the river's floodplain. The refuge is important in conserving the "wild" Ohio within one of our nation's busiest inland waterways. Refuge islands are gradually returning to forested conditions after years of farming, oil and gas extraction, and other activities. ...

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Grayson Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (606)-474-5815 Distance: 58.34 miles

Scenic sandstone rock cliffs rim the lake's 40 miles of shoreline. Hike the many trails and enjoy the wildlife viewing area at the Damsite Recreation Area.

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Ohio River - Willow Island Pool National Park

5 Activites Phone: (740)-374-8710 Distance: 58.69 miles

This facility replaced three obsolete locks & dams and provides a navigable pool 35.3 river miles to Hannibal Locks & Dam on the Ohio River.

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Hopewell Culture National Historical Park

Rank: 300 4 Activites Phone: (740)-774-1126 Email: rick_perkins@nps.gov Distance: 64.03 miles

Earthen mounds and embankments forming huge geometric enclosures grace the landscape of the Ohio River Valley. These monumental structures were built by Native American hands almost 2,000 years ago. Hopewellian people gathered at these earthworks for feasts, funerals and rites of passage. Come learn about these sacred spaces and reflect upon the lives of these American Indians.

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Paint Creek Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (937)-365-1470 Distance: 74.45 miles

Impressive, prehistoric Indian sites in the central Scioto River basin are in the vicinity of this lake. Rock climbing is permitted on the Harmony Trail wall and the Spillway walls only. Climbing maps are available at the Corps of Engineers office. Minimum impact climbing practices are encouraged. No lead climbing, no bolting, natural colored chalk only, bouldering no more than 4 ft. off the groun...

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Paintsville Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (606)-297-6312 Distance: 75.49 miles

Located in eastern Kentucky, the lake offers boating, fishing, camping, hiking and horseback riding opportunities in a rural setting.

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Summersville Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (304)-872-3412 Distance: 76.09 miles

Noted for its spectacular cliffs and white water on the Gauley River. Near Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, a Civil War battlefield. On WV 129 at Mt. Nebo, 3 mi W of US 19.

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Midland Trail National Park

Phone: (800)-225-5982 Distance: 76.91 miles

Begin at the State Capitol and travel through Malden, boyhood home of Booker T. Washington. Then continue through white-water mountain country and the breathtaking scenery of New River Gorge and Hawks Nest State Park. On the eastern end, encounter colonial Lewisburg, and the oldest golf course in the US.

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Sutton Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (304)-765-2816 Distance: 77.13 miles

With 40 mi of shoreline, this lake attracts fishing and boating enthusiasts. Located in the wooded hills of central West Virginia, the project office is 1 mi E of Sutton, off I-79.

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New River Gorge National River Park

Rank: 66 9 Activites Email: neri_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 77.77 miles

A rugged, whitewater river flowing northward through deep canyons, the New River is among the oldest rivers on the continent. The park encompasses over 70,000 acres of land along the New River, is rich in cultural and natural history, and offers an abundance of scenic and recreational opportunities.

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Gauley River National Recreation Area Park

Rank: 204 4 Activites Email: neri_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 77.77 miles

The 25 miles of free-flowing Gauley River and the six miles of the Meadow River pass through scenic gorges and valleys containing a wide variety of natural and cultural features. The Gauley River contains several class V+ rapids, making it one of the most adventurous white water boating rivers in the east.

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