2. Lake Vesuvius Recreation Area

The Wayne National Forest Lake Vesuvius Recreation Area contains a 143 acre lake, two campgrounds, picnic areas, group camping, fishing, boating, hiking and an archery trail. It is named for the historic Vesuvius Iron Furnace. This recreation area is located 6.5 miles north of Ironton, just off State Route 93 in Lawrence County. The area is home to the annual Wheelin' Sportsmen Fishing event, held in partnership with a local chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation.

Make your camping reservation today by visiting Recreation.gov.