SHV Outdoor Enthusiasts Group- October 13, Lake Vesuvius, Lawrence County (North of Ironton)
The Lake Vesuvius Recreation Area is the Wayne National Forest's premier developed recreation site and is named after the historic Vesuvius Iron Furnace. The rugged hills and out-cropping cliffs provide a scenic backdrop for this historical and beautiful site.
It contains a 143-acre lake, two family campgrounds and one group campground, beach and swim area, multiple picnic areas, fishing, boating, hiking, scenic overlook and an archery trail
Bring a friend, Bring your kids or grandkids, Bring a lunch and we'll eat together when we're through!
Directions: Located 6.5 miles north of Ironton, Ohio, just off State Route 93. Turn on County Road 29 and follow the signs to the Recreation Area (1 mile). Park at the Boat Dock near the Boardwalk.