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Alum Creek State Park

3615 S Old State Rd, Delaware, OH 43015-9455
+1 740-548-5992
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Pretty Basic Park

He have gone hiking here a few times and on new trails. No matter where you are you're reminded... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ThreeWiseMen1998
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Columbus Ohio
Camping

We have been camping here for many years. Very nice. The campsites are well shaded. Shoes are clean.

Reviewed 3 March 2018
cricket43344
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Delaware, Ohio
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“state park” (14 reviews)
“central ohio” (9 reviews)
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3615 S Old State Rd, Delaware, OH 43015-9455
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+1 740-548-5992
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"mountain bike trails"
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"water sports"
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"nice place"
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"festival of lights"
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"public beach"
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"recreation area"
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"dam area"
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"west side"
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"short path"
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"entire weekend"
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"free hot chocolate and cookies"
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"light show"
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"small store"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

He have gone hiking here a few times and on new trails. No matter where you are you're reminded that you're in a city. I guess this is better than a city park but don't think it will be away from the hustle bustle. The...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We have been camping here for many years. Very nice. The campsites are well shaded. Shoes are clean.

Thank cricket43344
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We were surprised the state park was open to camping as a lot of the rv parks are closed during the winter. The rate was cheap for two days, the front office staff was friendly, and there was a Christmas light show we got to...More

2  Thank KR_Rand
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Initially, after making online reservations we arrived to find the office closed because it is off season. We had a site reserved, only to arrive and find out no sewer connection existed on that site, even though we had reserved one with sewer, electricity and...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful park. The hiking trails are well maintained and there's multiple places for picnics.

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We camped in the large campground during the first weekend of November. There were plenty of open sites and no reservations were needed, but the full hook up sites were already taken. Ours had electric only. There is a dump station at the campground and...More

1  Thank Diane B
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Attached to the Alum Creek State Park is the Alum Creek Yacht Club. It is a very nicely run club with many very nice sailboats operated by nice people. Great place to be on a warm autumn afternoon when the "wind is right"

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

This review is specifically about the Alum Creek State Park Campground. As a Columbus resident, it's awesome having such a beautiful reservoir and park so close to the city. For years, this was our family's go-to place for camping because it had everything we wanted...More

1  Thank McTraveler614
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Great park, plenty to do for families, couples and groups. Very clean, fishing good along with hiking trails.

Thank anthonymU6229RS
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We came to look for the birds next to the dam this last time, but have come here for events for school and church. Had youngest daughter's birthday party here one year in high school in a nice shelter house. When the kids were young,...More

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20 November 2016|
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Response from Nirav S | Reviewed this property |
No. Not really. It's a good time to visit. :)
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