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AEP ReCreation Land

9160 N. St. Rt. 83, McConnelsville, OH
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Great Base Location for Motorcycle Touring

Myself and two friends spent a week motorcycling the twisty back roads in Eastern Ohio. We made... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
hunter_elk
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Evansville, Indiana
Labor Day Getaway

My husband and I along with our 3 dogs camped in the Bicentennial Campground K for Labor Day... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2017
Recr8fun
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Columbus, Ohio
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Sep 4, 2017
“Labor Day Getaway ”
Aug 29, 2017
“Beautiful... but....”
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9160 N. St. Rt. 83, McConnelsville, OH
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Myself and two friends spent a week motorcycling the twisty back roads in Eastern Ohio. We made our base camp in Sand Hollow campground (Camp C) in the AEP Recreation Land. Free (permit required) well spaced camps with nice lake views, potable water available, no...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I along with our 3 dogs camped in the Bicentennial Campground K for Labor Day weekend. My husband went early Friday morning to pick a good spot so we had enough space for the dogs so they wouldn't bother anyone. We stayed...More

Thank Recr8fun
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Gorgeous space, but... it is a reclamation project AFTER they stripped the land to get the coal... Still beautiful, but....

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Enjoy driving the scenic countryside and picnic, camp, fish, or hike. Make sure to get a map from their web site in order to find many of the ponds and picnic areas.

Thank 42wanderer
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is a huge multi use area ( hiking, bridle, mountain biking, camping, hunting, fishing) free to the public with a use permit you can print out online. I think it's great the land is being reclaimed, but I am a little sick of every...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived at K Bicentennial and it was full. So we went to Sawmill which was almost full but no water. Went to C Sandhollow about half full we found a big water front site and set up. We had a pop up and a...More

1  Thank Liz C
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Fishing camping socializing hiking games conversation no stress great place to hang out with family in a quiet nature atmosphere with little to no traffic recommend camping !

Thank Teri M
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

after the strip mining of the area, AEP did an excellent job of bring the land back. it provides average for hunting ponds for fishing. a large block of land contains The Wilds which provides wide open land for wild animals found mostly in African...More

Thank Amy F
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

We like to take the kids to AEP to go fishing at Hook lake and other areas. It's well maintained, clean, restrooms, and easily accessible.

Thank SHIPY2010
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

There are several areas to camp in this primitive area. We stayed in Area H. It had rained hard right before we got there for the evening and there were puddles everywhere. There was a small creek really flowing along our campsite and the fish...More

1  Thank Sandy P
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Stop at maxwells on Main Street mcconnelsville they can hook you up
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