RV or Tent? Athens County has plenty of room to sleep under the stars. Check out our complete listing of campgrounds and roast a marshmallow or two for us.

Wayne National Forest

The Wayne National Forest is located in the hills of southeastern Ohio. In the heart of the heavily populated midwest, this small National Forest covers a quarter million acres of Appalachian foothills.

Smoke Rise Ranch Resort

The Ranch is both a working cattle ranch and an all-inclusive resort offering guests a true taste of the cowboy lifestyle. One of the most popular ranches in Ohio, the Smoke Rise Ranch offers a full line-up of activities for the entire family.

Lake Snowden

Lake Snowden is a full-service camp ground located only a few miles outside of Athens. The scenery provides a great environment for all of your outdoor camping pursuits.

Tar Hollow State Park

At Tar Hollow State Park, explore the twisting park through 2.5 miles of mountain biking.

Carthage Gap Campgrounds

Carthage Gap Campground and RV Park is just off US Route 50, four miles west of Coolville, Ohio. Open from April 15 to October 31 to travelers, camp sites are usually available but you should call ahead of time just to make sure. Some live-in sites are available year-round.

Lake Snowden

The lake covers approximately 136 acres offering camping, boating, fishing, picnicking and swimming. The serene setting reveals natural beauty while maintaining the convenience of being just 5 miles from Athens, Ohio.

Best of Three Park and Campground

This unique and secluded 20 acre Rent-a-Park and campground tucked down in Zaleski State Forest is perfect for those who desire a little privacy for their reunion, wedding, church social, birthday party, family picnic, camp out, hunting group, or any other function. Single and group rates are available.

Happy Hills Campground

Happy Hills Campground and Cabins is a beautiful campground in the Hocking Hills featuring a fishing lake with paddleboats, rowboats, a sparkling swimming pool, game room, shuffleboard courts, playground, horseshoes, hot showers with flush toilets, a laundry facility and a camp store.

Indian Mound Campground

Indian Mound Campground is a wooded, hilly retreat set in rural Athens County. Campers will find 55 sites nestled among several lakes for fishing and swimming, a Native American museum, sports fields and a recreation hall.