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Scioto Trail State Park

144 Lake Rd, Chillicothe, OH 45601-9478
+1 740-663-2125
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its way back

park is way back in the hills.beautiful scenery, nice for family or events. just don't get lost ....

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tracy h
Waverly, Ohio
small,mostly quiet park with 2 lakes and several hiking trails

The fishing is good,there are boat and bike rentals, a miniature golf course,several covered picnic... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Ernest C
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Take a quiet trail into the thickness of oaks and hickories. The Scioto Trail State Park in the Appalachian foothills makes for a pleasant hike.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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144 Lake Rd, Chillicothe, OH 45601-9478
+1 740-663-2125
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

park is way back in the hills.beautiful scenery, nice for family or events. just don't get lost ....

Thank tracy h
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The fishing is good,there are boat and bike rentals, a miniature golf course,several covered picnic areas,2 rental cabins ,2 small playgrounds ( one in the camping area.) Although weekends, especially on holidays, the campground can be full, it is mostly a quiet family friendly park....More

Thank Ernest C
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Scioto Trail State Park has two small lakes and the park is actually divided into two sections - each surrounding one fo the lakes. There are informal hiking trails around Caldwell Lake that make for a short, scenic stroll. Longer hiking trails available. We stopped...More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Actually, Scioto Trail is quite near the beaten path. The well signed turn into the park on highway 372 is located on US highway 23 maybe eight miles south of Chillicothe where the highway leaves the river to climb directly up and over the Appalachian...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A truly scenic place here in southern Ohio, a gem we are very proud of, and very well maintain, A great place to spend a day or even a dinner in the park.

Thank buckeyemike60
Reviewed 30 April 2017

A lovely park with abundant trails and bridle paths, two lakes, picnic areas, and camping sites. The facilities are well maintained as are the trails.Hundreds of hilly acres in which to commune with nature

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

It's a beautiful place... Lots of space for picnicking and hiking.. Clean and pleasant atmosphere.. My family has been going here for 40 years...

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

I've hiked the trails in this park for many years and have never grown tired of it. The park consists of several hundred hilly acres that are laced with many hiking and bridal trails. There are two lakes and multiple camping sites , most of...More

Thank Rick h
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Very nice state park that offers a lot. There are two lakes, one which has a sand beach. Trailer and tent camping, including hike-in. Picnic tables. Trails. Small amphitheater. Lots of woods.

Thank NatureChaser
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Almost nobody there in Nov. 2016 on Tues-Wed that I was there. Beautiful leaves falling. Trails here are very wide, so you probably don't need long pants. Adjacent state forest has long trails. Even in the park have very steep sections. Toilets are pit type,...More

Thank Ralph G
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22 October 2016|
Response from Anteeks2u | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they have nothing in them. They do have a microwave, however.