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Paint Creek Lake, OH

US Army Corps of Engineers

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 ...[more]

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Paint Creek Lake

Address

504 Reservoir Road
Bainbridge, OH 45612-9450
Phone:(937) 365-1470

Directions

Paint Creek Lake is located on Paint Creek, which originates 30 miles southwest of Columbus, Ohio. From Columbus take Route 23 south to Chillicothe. From Chillicothe take Route 50 west for 20 miles to Rapid Forge Road, turn right for 2.1 miles, entrance will be located on the left. When coming from Hillsboro take Route 50 east for 20 miles to Rapid Forge Road, turn right for 2.1 miles, entrance will be located on the left. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers office is located on Rapid Forge Road off of Route 50. The State Park Office is located on Route 50.

Activities
  • BIKING BIKING
  • BOATING BOATING
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HORSEBACK RIDING HORSEBACK RIDING
  • HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED
  • OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE
  • PICNICKING PICNICKING
  • PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE
  • WATER SPORTS WATER SPORTS
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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