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Wayne National Forest Park

16 Activites Email: r9_wayne_website@fs.fed.us Distance: 2.54 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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Burr Oak Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (740)-767-3527 Distance: 10.87 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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Dillon Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (740)-454-2225 Distance: 28.84 miles

Picturesque setting for many outdoor adventures in this area. Ohio State Parks & Division of Wildlife operate most of the facilities around Dillion Lake. These organizations do not honor Golden Age or Golden Access or other Federal recreation passports.

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Ohio River - Belleville Pools National Park

7 Activites Phone: (740)-378-6110 Distance: 42.77 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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Hopewell Culture National Historical Park

Rank: 300 4 Activites Phone: (740)-774-1126 Email: rick_perkins@nps.gov Distance: 43.10 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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Wills Creek Lake National Park

3 Activites Phone: (740)-829-2425 Distance: 44.30 miles

A 900-acre lake near Roscoe Village, a restored town on the Ohio-Erie Canal. There are several river access points operated by Ohio Department of Natural Resources. A handicap fishing access is being developed below the dam for 2004.

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Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (304)-375-2923 Email: OhioRiverIslands@fws.gov Distance: 46.42 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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Senecaville Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (740)-685-5585 Distance: 48.51 miles

At the Corps Senecaville Lake, extensive recreation facilities are operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. Visit their website at: www.mwcdlakes,com. Golden Age and Golden Access and other Federal recreation passports are not honored by MWCD. One of the attractions is a Federal fish hatchery. Salt Fork Lodge and State Park are near the lake.

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Ohio River - Racine Pool National Park

3 Activites Phone: (304)-882-2118 Distance: 50.26 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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Deer Creek Lake National Park

15 Activites Phone: (740)-869-2243 Distance: 51.40 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 - Willow Island Pool National Park

5 Activites Phone: (740)-374-8710 Distance: 51.46 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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Mohawk Dam National Park

6 Activites Phone: (740)-824-4343 Distance: 52.95 miles

This is a dry dam - which means there is no permanent pool; however, water is present when impounded during flood control operations. The Walhonding River is popular for canoeing and fishing. Picnicking and camping facilities are available along the river. Roscoe Village, a restored and historical canal town, is located near Coshocton.

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Alum Creek Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (740)-548-6151 Distance: 54.93 miles

A visitor center provides information for many of the 2.5 million visitors to this 3387 acre lake.

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Ohio River - Robert. C. Byrd Pool National Park

7 Activites Phone: (304)-576-2272 Distance: 63.22 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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Paint Creek Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (937)-365-1470 Distance: 63.33 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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Historic National Road - Ohio Park

Phone: (937)-324-7752 Distance: 63.41 miles

The Historic National Road was the nation's first federally funded interstate highway. It opened the nation to the west and became a corridor for the movement of goods and people. Today, visitors experience a physical timeline, including classic inns, tollhouses, diners and motels that trace 200 years of American history.

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North Branch Kokosing River Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (740)-824-4343 Distance: 65.30 miles

The North Branch of Kokosing Lake has lake front camping. A small, quiet (154 acre) fishing lake has a 10-hp limit. Located 1.5 miles from Fredericktown, off OH 13.

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Covered Bridge Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (740)-373-9055 Distance: 66.60 miles

Nothing could be more romantic than meandering through the countryside on Covered Bridge Scenic Byway. Forested hills alternating with open pastures create an aura of the 19th Century that will seem real when you pass underneath one of the four covered bridges along the byway. During the horse and buggy times of the 1800s when these covered bridges were novel and pristine, the defiant youth referr...

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Lake Erie Coastal Ohio Trail National Park

Phone: (800)-243-4667 Email: info@coastalohio.com Distance: 66.60 miles

Experience 12,000 years of history along Lake Erie. Visit the Lake Erie Islands, coastal marshes, prairies, rivers, and waterfalls. Follow tales of early shipping and sailing at maritime museums, restored freighters, and lighthouses. Learn about the Western Reserve, the Underground Railroad, and the War of 1812 at historic sites and museums.

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Ohio & Erie Canalway National Park

Phone: (216)-520-1825 Email: jeff_winstel@nps.gov Distance: 66.60 miles

The Ohio & Erie Canalway is a place to actively explore and experience the stories of our past, present, and future on trails, trains, and scenic byways, in canal towns and ethnic neighborhoods, along working rivers and great lakes, within industrial landscapes and vibrant natural areas.

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Delaware Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (740)-363-4011 Distance: 68.39 miles

Delaware Lake offers Corps, State Park and State Wildlife Area recreational opportunities.

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Piedmont Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (740)-968-4440 Distance: 68.63 miles

Salt Fork Lodge and State Park are near this 2,312-acre lake. Golden Age and Golden Access and other Federal recreation passports are not honored by the state.

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Amish Country Byway National Park

Phone: (330)-674-3975 Email: info@holmescountychamber.com Distance: 69.26 miles

Discover the cultural and historic treasures of the Amish and northern Appalachian people as you wend through curves and over the hills of the pastoral countryside. Experience simple living and sustainability along charming country roads, taking you to a bygone era still present, manifest in the people and their lifestyle.

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Clendening Lake National Park

3 Activites Phone: (740)-658-3743 Distance: 69.52 miles

The Corps' Clendening Lake has been retained in a natural setting with no commercial development except the marina. Recreation facilities are operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. Visit their website at: www.mwcdlakes.com. Golden Age and Golden Access passports are not honored at MWCD facilities.

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Pleasant Hill Lake National Park

2 Activites Phone: (419)-938-5785 Distance: 69.77 miles

At the Corps Pleasant Hill Lake, extensive recreation facilities are operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. Visit their website at: www.mwcdlakes,com. Golden Age and Golden Access and other Federal recreation passports are not honored by MWCD. Louis Bromfield's home, Malabar Farm, is maintained by the State Historical Society at upper end of reservoir. Mohican State Park is down...

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