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Parks Ohio Salt Fork - Tom Jenkins

 
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  Salt Fork State Park     Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/saltfork.htm

  740-439-3521

  14755 Cadiz Road
  Lore City OH

    The landscape of rural Guernsey County appears as a patchwork

    of forested hills, open meadows and misty valleys threaded by

    numerous streams. At the heart of this region is Salt Fork State

    Park

  Recreation.gov

   http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/availability/default.asp
 

  Scioto Trail State Park  Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/sciototr.htm

  740-663-2125

  144 Lake Road

  Chillicothe OH

    A small, quiet park nestled in beautiful 9,000-acre Scioto Trail

    State Forest, this state park is an undisturbed wooded refuge just

    south of Chillicothe. The ridgetops and winding forest roads offer  

    breathtaking vistas of the Scioto River Valley.

   Recreation.gov

    http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/availability/default.asp
 

  Senecaville Lake          US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.lrh.usace.army.mil/or/Project.asp?OR-SES

  740-685-5585

  57005 SENECAVILLE D RD

  Senecaville  OH 43780-9678

    At the Corps Senecaville Lake, extensive recreation facilities are

    operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. 

    Visit their website at:  www.mwcdlakes,com.

   Recreation.gov
 

  Shawnee State Park     Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/shawnee.htm

  740-858-6652

  4404 State Route 125

  Portsmouth OH 45663-9003

    Located in the Appalachian foothills near the banks of the Ohio

    River, Shawnee State Park is nestled in the 63,000-acre Shawnee

    State Forest. Once the hunting grounds of the Shawnee Indians,

    the region is one of the most picturesque in the state,

    Recreation.gov

     http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/availability/default.asp

 

  South Bass Island State Park 
 
Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/lakeerie.htm

  419-797-4530

  4049 E. Moores Dock Road

  c/o Catawba Island

  Port Clinton   OH

    Limestone cliffs, historic wineries, crystal caverns and a

    shimmering Great Lake greet visitors to the Lake Erie Islands state

     parks. These five state parks offer unique island retreats with an  

    atmosphere both festive and casual. Fishing, boating and swimming

  Recreation.gov

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/availability/default.asp
 

  Stonelick State Park     Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/stonelck.htm

  531-625-7544

  2895 Lake Drive
  Pleasant Plain  OH

    Tucked away in the rolling highlands of southwest Ohio, Stonelick

    State Park offer a quiet retreat for visitors. The still waters of the

    lake and stately woodlands provide the setting for a host of outdoor

     recreational pursuits.

    Recreation.gov

    http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/availability/default.asp
 

  Strouds Run State Park
 
Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/strouds.htm

  e-mail  http://www.ohiodnr.com/contactform.htm  740-767-3570

  1022 Burr Oak Lodge Rd.

  c/o Burr Oak

  Glouster   OH

    Acres of uninterrupted hardwood forest sprawl over the many hills

    and coves of Strouds Run State Park. The rugged terrain and

    scenic lake provide visitors a unique wilderness escape in     

    southeastern Ohio.

    Recreation.gov

    http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/availability/default.asp
 

  Sycamore State Park   Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/sycamore.htm

  513-523-6347

  6301 Park Office Rd.

  c/o Hueston Woods State Park

  College Corner   OH

    The meadows, woodlots and still waters of Sycamore State Park

    offer an oasis of natural features in the midst of expansive

    farmland. Sycamore provides the perfect setting for picnicking,  

    hiking, fishing and horseback riding.

    Recreation.gov

    http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/availability/default.asp
 

  Tappan Lake    US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.lrh.usace.army.mil/or/Project.asp?OR-TAL

  740-269-2681

  86801 ESLICK RD                                                 

  Uhrichsville  OH 44683-9802

    At the Corps Tappan Lake extensive recreation facilities are

    operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. 

    Visit their website at:  www.mwcdlakes,com. 

   Recreation.gov
 

  Tar Hollow State Park   Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/tarhollw.htm

  740-887-4818

  16396 Tar Hollow Road

  Laurelville   OH

    Twisting park and forest roads pass through deep ravines and

    dense woodlands. Scattered shortleaf and pitch pines growing on

    the ridges were once a source of pine tar for early settlers, hence

    the name Tar Hollow. Dogwoods, redbuds

  Recreation.gov

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/availability/default.asp


 
Tinker's Creek State Park   Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

  http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/tinkers.htm

  440-564-2279

  11755 Kinsman Road

  c/o Punderson State Park

  Newbury   OH 44065-9684

    The swamps and marshlands of Tinker's Creek State Park harbor a

     variety of natural wonders. Herons, ducks, geese and beaver can

    be found in the spring-fed waters, while cattail, buttonbush and

    swamp white oak line the shores of this beautiful park.

   Recreation.gov

   http://www.ohiodnr.com/parks/availability/default.asp
 

  Tom Jenkins Dam And Burr Oak Lake 
 
US Army Corps of Engineers       USACE 

  740-767-3527

  23560 JENKINS DAM ROAD

  Glouster  OH 45732-9727

    Within an hour's drive of the caves and cliffs of Hocking Hills State

    Park.
 
 Recreation.gov

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