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Progress!  We've found an Internet address for over  95% of al the State and National Parks, and most state forests and wildlife areas,  and we're adding address and contact information daily.  We're working to add  more statue and national Forests, Preserves, and Wildlife Management information (and other federal lands, like BLM and Corps of Engineers)  Details for each park remain in the future.  If you know about a property, we'll consider adding your description of up to 50 words.  We're unable to pay for this, but will gladly give authorship credit. Just drop us an e-mail.  And please, we always want to know if we've provided incorrect information, so let us know.  
 

Parks Ohio van Buren - Wolf Run

 
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  Van Buren State Park   Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

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

  419-832-7662

  1-466 State Route 65

  c/o Mary Jane Thurston State Park

  McClure    OH 43534-9711

    Van Buren State Park offers a quiet retreat with fishing and

    picnicking opportunities. The woodlands are a small but valued

    refuge in the rich agricultural land of northwestern Ohio.

    Recreation.gov

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

  Wayne National Forest USDA Forest Service     US FS

  http://www.fs.fed.us/r9/wayne/

  e-mail  Mailroom_R9_Wayne@fs.fed.us

  614-592-6644

  13700 US Highway 33

  Nelsonville  OH 45764

    Located in southern Ohio, lies the Wayne National Forest

    encompassing over 160,000 acres.  You can get there in no more

    than a day's drive from such metropolitan areas as Columbus,  

    Cincinnati, Louisville, and Pittsburgh.  Camping and picnicking

    season

  Recreation.gov

   http://www.reserveusa.com
 

  West Branch State Park   Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

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

  330-296-3239

  5708 Esworthy Road

  Ravenna   OH 44266-9659

    West Branch State Park's large lake with its many forks and coves

     is extremely popular with fishermen, boaters and swimmers. The

    park's meadows and woodlots provide an excellent backdrop for  

    camping, hiking and horseback riding.

    Recreation.gov

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

 

  West Fork Lake           US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.lrl.usace.army.mil/wfl

  e-mail  webmaster.celrl@lrl02.usace.army.mil

  513-851-0611

  10558 MCKELVEY ROAD

  Cincinnati  OH 45240-3930

    Known as Winton Woods Park, the project features Hamilton

    County Park District campgrounds and naturalist services.  West

    Fork Lake is located in southwest Ohio and lies completely in   

    metropolitan Cincinnati. 

   Recreation.gov
 

  West Sister Island National Wildlife Refuge    Fish and Wildlife Service FWS

  http://midwest.fws.gov/ottawa  e-mail  westsisterisland@fws.gov

  419-898-0014

  Lake Erie   OH

    West Sister Island National Wildlife Refuge is located in the

    western basin of Lake Erie. It is jointly owned by the U.S. Coast

    Guard and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Staff at the Ottawa

    National Wildlife Refuge manage the island as a wilderness

    Recreation.gov
 

  Western Reserve Greenway  Trail    Ashtabula County  Metroparks
 
http://www.ashtabulacountymetroparks.org/
 
456 576-0717
 
Jefferson   OH
  
Last Update   8 /10/2006

  William H Harsha Lake US Army Corps of Engineers    USACE

  http://www.lrl.usace.army.mil/whl

  e-mail  webmaster.celrl@lrl02.usace.army.mil

  513-797-6081

  2185 SLADE ROAD

  Batavia OH 45103-9707

    A 2,160-acre lake made popular by Cincinnati boaters, its also the

    site of two abandoned gold mines.  William H. Harsha Lake, former

     known as East Fork Lake, is located in southwestern Ohio, and is

     noted for Ordovician fossil beds. 

 Recreation.gov
 

  William Howard Taft National Historic Site   National Park Service    NPS

  http://www.nps.gov/wiho

  e-mail  WIHO_Interpretation@nps.gov

  513 684-3262

  2038 Auburn Avenue

  Cincinnati   OH 45219

    The William Howard Taft National Historic Site commemorates the

    only man to serve as President and Chief Justice of the United

    States. The house that Taft was born in has been restored to its   

    original appearance.

    Recreation.gov
 

  Willow Island Locks And Dam <Ohio R>            US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  740-374-8710

  RT 1 BOX 224

  NEWPORT   OH 45768-9722

    This new facility replaces three obsolete locks and dams and

    provides a navigable pool to Hannibal Locks & Dam on the Ohio

    River. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route. 

    Recreation.gov
 

  Wills Creek Lake          US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

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

  740-829-2425

  CR-497 49320

  Coshocton OH 43812-9496

    A 900-acre lake near Roscoe Village, a restored town on the Ohio-

    Erie Canal. 

  Recreation.gov

 

  Wolf Run State Park     Ohio Department of Natural Resources    ODNR

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

  740-732-5035

  16170 Wolf Run Road

  Caldwell  OH 43724-9503

    The rugged hills of southeastern Ohio provide the setting for Wolf

    Run State Park. The scenic woodlands and cool, clean waters of

    the park offer visitors a quiet retreat in this remote area of the state.

    Recreation.gov

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

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