Formerly the Lane family farm, this small campground is approximately 5 miles north of Marietta along the National Forest Covered Bridge Scenic Byway. The site has four campsites on the Little Muskingum.
At a Glance
This campground is open seasonally from early spring to winter. Visit our Recreation page to see seasonal open and close dates for the current year.
$10 per night
April 15 - December 19
Directions: From Interstate 77, take Exit 1 (S.R. #7). Go towards Marietta on S.R. 7. Turn right at Acme Street (the first light). Acme St. ends at Greene Street. Turn right on Greene St. (S.R. 26). Follow S.R. 26 out of Marietta approximately 5 miles to this campground. GPS Lat/Long coordinates for the area are 39 deg 26' 08" / 81 deg 21' 31".
This campground on the banks of the Little Muskingum River just off S.R. 26 is primitive but provides a tranquil getaway.
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River and Stream Fishing
Shoreline fishing on the Little Muskingum River or fishing by canoe or boat.
Please release any muskies you catch.
smallmouth bass and sunfish, several species migrage up from the Ohio River and the Ohio muskellunge
This site along the Little Muskingum is likely to attract wildlife looking for water as well as river creatures. Sit quietly and you will see animals coming down for water, water birds, amphibians, and even fish as they swim in the shallows.
birds, riverine creatures, fish, frogs, and other bottomland wildlife.
This site along the Little Muskingum River is a shady area adjacent to a walnut plantation. The site is a good place to watch the river.