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Ohio River - Greenup Pool National Park

7 Activites Phone: (606)-473-7441 Distance: 9.55 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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Ohio River Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (618)-833-9928 Email: sheryld@ajinternet.net Distance: 15.07 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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Grayson Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (606)-474-5815 Distance: 19.10 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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Yatesville Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (606)-686-2412 Distance: 30.92 miles

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

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Beech Fork Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (304)-525-4831 Distance: 33.15 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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East Lynn Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (304)-849-2355 Distance: 40.47 miles

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

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Cave Run Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (606)-784-9709 Distance: 42.48 miles

Cave Run Lake, KY is almost completely surrounded by the northernmost section of the Daniel Boone National Forest. This 8,270-acre lake is jointly operated and managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Forest Service. Cave Run Lake is widely known for its scenic beauty and varied outdoor recreation opportunities. The lake is also the home of Kentucky's State record Muskie.

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Ohio River - Robert. C. Byrd Pool National Park

7 Activites Phone: (304)-576-2272 Distance: 42.53 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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Zilpo Road National Park

Phone: (606)-784-6428 Distance: 45.06 miles

This destination-packed stretch of road highlights the grandeur and quality of Daniel Boone National Forest.

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Paintsville Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (606)-297-6312 Distance: 47.99 miles

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

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Paint Creek Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (937)-365-1470 Distance: 54.42 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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Dewey Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (606)-789-4521 Distance: 55.99 miles

Wooded hills rise some 700 feet above the lake. A full range of facilities are available at Jenny Wiley State Resort Park.

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Kanawha River - Winfield Pool National Park

5 Activites Phone: (304)-586-2501 Distance: 56.02 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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Hopewell Culture National Historical Park

Rank: 300 4 Activites Phone: (740)-774-1126 Email: rick_perkins@nps.gov Distance: 58.62 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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Clifty Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 58.71 miles

The Clifty Wilderness now contains a total of 13,344 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Kentucky. In 1985 the Clifty Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...increasi...

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Washington Heritage Trail National Park

Phone: (304)-264-8801 Distance: 59.63 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 - Racine Pool National Park

3 Activites Phone: (304)-882-2118 Distance: 62.05 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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William H. Harsha Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (513)-797-6081 Distance: 67.87 miles

William H. Harsha Lake, OH is located on the East Fork of the Little Miami River in Clermont County. In 1869 there were two active gold mines on the project. One, located on the north bank in the vicinity of Elk Lick, consisted of a flume for washing glacial deposits. The other was a tunnel mine in the vicinity of Twin Bridges. East Fork State Park is popular with hikers boasting 85 miles of h...

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Ohio River - Meldahl Pool National Park

6 Activites Phone: (513)-876-2921 Distance: 68.28 miles

Captain Anthony Meldahl Locks & Dam is located at mile marker 436 on the Ohio River. It creates a 95 mile navigational pool between Meldahl Locks & Dam and Greenup Locks & Dam. Meldahl is an integral link in the Ohio River navigational system. Tours of the facilities can be scheduled.

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Ohio River - Belleville Pools National Park

7 Activites Phone: (740)-378-6110 Distance: 76.82 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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Deer Creek Lake National Park

15 Activites Phone: (740)-869-2243 Distance: 76.87 miles

Boaters enjoy unlimited horsepower on Deer Creek Lake. In the summer, this 1,277-acre lake is a popular spot for fishing and water sports. Additional facilities on the project include a marina, swimming beach, shooting range, archery range and horse trails.

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Ohio River Scenic Byway - Ohio National Park

Phone: (740)-423-7233 Email: rivertrails@earthlink.net Distance: 77.48 miles

Enjoy majestic views of the Ohio River along the entirety of this scenic route. Native Americans and early European settlers used the Ohio heavily. It marked the boundary between the North and South during the slavery era and was the gate to freedom for many.

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Kanawha River - Marmet Pool National Park

3 Activites Phone: (304)-949-1175 Distance: 77.62 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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Fishtrap Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (606)-437-7496 Distance: 81.15 miles

In rich coalfield country, steep mountains surround the project area.

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Wayne National Forest Park

16 Activites Email: r9_wayne_website@fs.fed.us Distance: 82.45 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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