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First Ladies National Historic Site

Rank: 347 Email: mrhodes@firstladies.org Distance: 0.32 miles

Two properties, the home of First Lady Ida Saxton McKinley and the seven story 1895 City Bank Building, are preserved at this site, which honors the lives and accomplishment of our nation's First Ladies. The site is managed by the National Park Service and operated by the National First Ladies Library.

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Bolivar Dam National Park

3 Activites Phone: (330)-874-2121 Distance: 10.16 miles

Near the Football Hall of Fame in Canton, a state-operated historical facility, Fort Laurens, is nearby.

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Beach City Lake National Park

2 Activites Phone: (330)-878-7391 Distance: 14.62 miles

The Wilmont Wilderness Center is located 3 mi W of dam

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Dover Dam National Park

2 Activites Phone: (330)-343-5725 Distance: 16.92 miles

No permanent pool, but there are day-use facilities along the river. Restored village of Zoar is 5 miles North of the dam. Nearby attractions include Shoenbrunn State Park, operated by the Ohio Historical Society and Warther Museum with 56 hand-carved, operating, miniature locomotives.

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Atwood Lake National Park

3 Activites Phone: (330)-343-5611 Distance: 19.53 miles

Located on the Corps' Atwood Lake, Atwood Lake Lodge and extensive recreation facilities are operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. Check out their website at: www.mwcdlakes.com. Golden Age and Golden Access passports are not honored at MWCD facilites.

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Leesville Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (740)-269-2131 Distance: 24.89 miles

Recreation facilities at the Corps' Leesville Lake are operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. Visit their website at: www.mwcdlakes.com. Golden Age and Golden Access and other Federal passports are not honored at MWCD facilities. A popular camping spot for youth and church groups.

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Berlin Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (330)-547-3781 Distance: 26.13 miles

A historic area with an old stagecoach station in Deerfield. John Brown was born near here.

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Michael J Kirwan Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (330)-358-2622 Distance: 29.07 miles

The reservoir and surrounding land are leased to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources as West Branch State Park. Fishing at Michael J. Kirwan can be a very rewarding activity. The numerous deep feeder channels and shallow shoreline provide habitat for a variety of fish species. The reservoir has yielded many trophy size walleye, muskie, and striped bass.

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Amish Country Byway National Park

Phone: (330)-674-3975 Email: info@holmescountychamber.com Distance: 30.65 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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Tappan Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (740)-269-2681 Distance: 31.57 miles

At the Corps Tappan 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. Tappan Lake is near a restored Indian village at Shoenbrunn State Park and the outdoor historical drama, "Trumpet in the Land."

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Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Rank: 38 8 Activites Email: cuva_info@nps.gov Distance: 33.32 miles

Though a short distance from the urban areas of Cleveland and Akron, Cuyahoga Valley National Park seems worlds away. The park is a refuge for native plants and wildlife, and provides routes of discovery for visitors. The winding Cuyahoga River gives way to deep forests, rolling hills, and open farmlands. Walk or ride the Towpath Trail to follow the historic route of the Ohio & Erie Canal.

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Clendening Lake National Park

3 Activites Phone: (740)-658-3743 Distance: 37.03 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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Mohicanville Dam National Park

1 Activites Phone: (419)-368-4712 Distance: 40.83 miles

The lake has no permanent pool.

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Piedmont Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (740)-968-4440 Distance: 43.06 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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Ohio River - New Cumberland Pool National Park

1 Activites Phone: (614)-537-2571 Distance: 43.88 miles

A modern structure with a 1,200- by 110-ft main chamber enables large tows to make quick passage through the lock.

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David Berger National Memorial Park

Distance: 46.99 miles

This site honors the memory of David Berger, an American citizen who was one of 11 Israeli athletes killed at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, Germany. David had no expectations of winning a medal but joined the Israeli weightlifting team to realize his dream - a dream which ended tragically. The Memorial is dedicated to his memory and the memory of the ten other athletes.

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Mosquito Creek Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (330)-637-1961 Distance: 47.33 miles

Mosquito Lake is renowned for its excellent walleye and crappie fishing. Anglers also have success catching bluegill,perch,bass,and flathead/Channel catfish. A feature unique to Mosquito Creek Lake is its use of an uncontrolled natural spillway. The natural spillway is located at the upper end of the lake in a low-lying reach of the Mosquito Creek-Grand River Divide. The elevation of the spillway ...

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Mohawk Dam National Park

6 Activites Phone: (740)-824-4343 Distance: 48.49 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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Wills Creek Lake National Park

3 Activites Phone: (740)-829-2425 Distance: 50.79 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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Pleasant Hill Lake National Park

2 Activites Phone: (419)-938-5785 Distance: 51.45 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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Charles Mill Lake National Park

3 Activites Phone: (419)-368-4334 Distance: 51.48 miles

At the Corps' Charles Mill Lake, extensive recreation facilities are operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. Visit their website at www.mwcdlakes.com. In Mansfield, see the Kingwood Center formal gardens bloom April through October. Johnny Appleseed Heritage Center will be opening Summer 2004 near the dam. A 1600 seat amphitheater will be open presenting an outdoor drama about Jo...

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Historic National Road - Ohio Park

Phone: (937)-324-7752 Distance: 51.88 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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Montgomery Locks And Dam - Ohio River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-643-8400 Email: Montgomery@usace.army.mil Distance: 53.52 miles

This is an integral link in providing a navigation channel for the many industries located in the Ohio River Basin. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route.

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Ohio River - Pike Island Pool National Park

1 Activites Phone: (304)-277-2240 Distance: 57.28 miles

Provides a 30-mile pool on the Ohio River ideal for industry and recreation

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Shenango River Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (724)-962-7746 Distance: 57.55 miles

Situated within the suburban Shenango Valley, Shenango River Lake provides an attractive setting for your enjoyment. Visitors choose to spend their day picnicking, camping, or enjoying nature?s beauty. History buffs will enjoy exploring the remnants of the Erie Extension Canal, sections of which are located on project property. The Erie Extension Canal played a key role in the economic developm...

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