LASR.net Homepage




Menu

Great Seal State Park


category : State Parks
Great Seal State Park Great Seal State Park is located in Ross County near Chillicothe, about an hour drive south of Columbus, or north of Portsmouth. The picture-perfect landscape of rolling hills and trees was the model for the historic Great Seal of the State of Ohio and is a modern-day dream for hikers.



Go hiking on 5 miles of nature trails, or hiking and horseback riding on 17 miles of some of the most scenic bridle trails in the state (bring your own horse). Mountain biking is also permitted on multiple use trails. The park offers scenic picnic areas with picnic tables and grills.



15 campsites for horseman camping are available. The basic campground amenities are primitive.



Hunting, including deer hunting, is permitted in season in designated areas. A valid Ohio hunting license is required.



Call 1-866-OHIO-PARKS for reservations.


Hours: Sunday: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday: 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Address: Great Seal State Park

635 Rocky Road


Phone: 740-887-4818
Our Website:www.ohiostateparks.org

Come visit us in Chillicothe, Ohio

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Dakota's Roadhouse

Dakota's has a casual western theme with a menu which includes mouth-watering items such as hand-cut steaks, barbeque ribs, chicken and sandwiches as well as appetizers, salads and desserts! You can eat in, carryout or dine on our outdoor patio. And don't forget to stop by Dakota'

Chillicothe, OH Other Attractions

Ross-Chillicothe CVB

The Ross County area is nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountain chain. The county is surrounded by four state parks offering the area with numerous opportunities for outdoor recreation. Chillicothe, Ohio's 1st and 3

Chillicothe, OH Businesses

Great Seal State Park

Great Seal State Park is located in Ross County near Chillicothe, about an hour drive south of Columbus, or north of Portsmouth. The picture-perfect landscape of rolling hills and trees was the model for the historic Great Seal of the State of Ohio and is a modern-day dream for hikers.

Chillicothe, OH State Parks

Pump House Center for the Arts

The Pump House and Water Works was built in 1882 as the water source to fight fires for the historic city of Chillicothe.  It is located in beautiful Yoctangee Park near the heart of the historic district.

The Pump House Center for the Arts is an art gallery and gift shop now, but by the 1

Chillicothe, OH Arts

Old Canal Smokehouse

If you're in the mood for hickory smoked barbeque then this is the place for you!  The Old Canal Smokehouse is located in historic downtown Chillicothe and has everything from great ribs, chicken, prime rib and salmon to sandwiches, burgers, appetizers and desserts. 

Chillicothe, OH Other Attractions

Things to do State Parks near Chillicothe, OH

Wolf Run State Park

Wolf Run State Park is located just 15 miles south of Cambridge on Intertstate 77 and right at Belle Valley Exit 28.

Barkcamp State Park

Barkcamp State Park is located in Belmont County, 13 miles from St. Clairsville. This park's rugged hills are a haven for wil...

Shawnee State Park Resort & Conference Center

Nestled in the hills and hollows of the 63,000-acre Shawnee forest, you will find Shawnee Resort & Conference Center. We offe...

Lake Hope State Park

Lake Hope State Park is located in Vinton Co., 20 mi. west of Athens. Programs offer area history & its colorful past. ...

Lake Alma State Park

Lake Alma State Park is located in Vinton County, 34 miles southwest of Athens. The rugged, scenic terrain teems with wildlif...