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ODNR Chooses Mohican For Ohio Women’s Outdoor Adventures Weekend

13 Jun , 2019  

The 6th Annual Ohio Women’s Outdoor Adventures Weekend will kick off on Friday, September 13 and run through Sunday, September 15 at Mohican State Park. This annual Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) event blends boating, fishing and outdoor skills with numerous nature and conservation activities. Registration opens on June 19 at 10 AM.

Hosted by ODNR divisions of Parks and Watercraft and Wildlife, the weekend features many popular recreational workshops. Up to 120 participants will have an opportunity to improve their skills in boating, fishing and other nature-oriented activities. More…

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Area Lake Drawdown To Begin

5 Nov , 2018  

As part of the flood risk management operation of the reservoirs and dams in the Muskingum River Watershed, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) conducts annual temporary drawdown of the normal pool elevation of the lake levels. The drawdown allows for additional flood storage capacity needed during the winter thaw and spring rains. Drawdown will begin in early November and the return to normal pool elevation will initiate in February. Normal pool elevations will be obtained in time for the summer recreation season. More…

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Here’s Your Chance To Try A Kayak

16 Aug , 2018  

Pleasant Hill Lake Park near Perrysville is offering the opportunity for you and yours to try something new.

Kayak Try-It Days is a chance to try out a variety of different Pelican Brand kayaks. Double, single, sit-on, and sit-in style kayaks will be available for anyone to try. More…


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Kayak By Twilight

10 Jun , 2018  

This summer, enjoy Twilight Kayaking Tours of Pleasant Hill Lake and watch the sun set over the water.

Great for both beginning kayakers as well as those who have paddled before, this is a leisurely opportunity to connect with nature under the watchful eye of certified instructors. More…


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Catch Fireworks This Saturday At Pleasant Hill Lake

28 Aug , 2017  

We’re coming up on Labor Day weekend, and one area venue will be celebrating the holiday in style.

At Pleasant Hill Lake Park, a Labor Day Weekend Event will take place on Saturday afternoon and evening as the summer winds down but the weather remains wonderful for lake activities. The Weekend Event includes: More…

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Free Music And Paddling Saturday At Pleasant Hill Lake Park

15 Jun , 2017  

Saturdays in the summer at Pleasant Hill Lake Park bring great with them some opportunities for free fun! Live entertainment is offered each Saturday evening, and several genres are represented. The schedule includes: More…


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Safe Boating & Fishing Festival This Saturday

9 Jun , 2017  

Pleasant Hill Lake Park is holding a Safe Boating & Fishing Festival this Saturday, as a part of Ohio Goes Boating Month.

All events are free, and take place between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM. More…


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Memorial Day Activities Set At Two Area Lakes; Fireworks Included

26 May , 2017  

The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District, which encompasses all or part of 27 Ohio counties, has announced dates for its traditional fireworks displays over area bodies of water. In the greater Mansfield area, that includes both Charles Mill Lake Park and Pleasant Hill Lake Park. More…

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Pleasant Hill Is On The Lookout For Bands

27 Mar , 2017  

Looking for exposure for your garage band? How about a bit of cash?

Pleasant Hill Lake Park is seeking high school and college students to perform live on the beach stage at the park, which is located near Perrysville. More…