Location: 10220 Burr Oak Lodge Rd., Glouster, OH 45732
Burr Oak State Park
Burr Oak State Park features over twenty-five miles of scenic hiking trails, picnic tables, grills, 500 feet of sandy beach, and a shelter house for the public use. The 664-acre lake is well known for its catch of large mouth bass, crappie, bluegills, and catfish. You can fish from the lake shore or rent a pontoon boat from the seasonal marina, stay in a resort lodge room, or rent a cottage. The lodge features full service dining room, lounge, swimming pool, tennis courts, and nearby golf. The park also offers a main campground which features 17 newly paved electric sites, 67 quiet non-electric campsites, and two camper cabins. This area includes amenities of a shower house, flush toilets, laundry facilities, and a camp store. Other activities include 19 primitive dock area campsites, group camping, horseman’s camp, dock rentals, and hunting permitted in designated areas of the park.
Backpackers will love The Buckeye Trail, a 22-mile loop around Burr Oak Lake.
Activities: Hunting, fishing, hiking and horseback trails, swimming, boating, water sports
Camping: Tent, RV (no hook-ups), cabins, lodge