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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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Bike trails

The bike trails are very nice. They have different levels depending on your skill level. I'd... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mount Vernon, Ohio
via mobile
Nice campsites, plenty of them!

We live in Central Ohio and have passed by this campground many times. Finally, we took a chance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Powell, Ohio, United States
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3615 S Old State Rd, Delaware, OH 43015-9455
+1 740-548-5992
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bike trails are very nice. They have different levels depending on your skill level. I'd suggest having some off-road experience.

Thank nmyrda
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in Central Ohio and have passed by this campground many times. Finally, we took a chance and camped here. I am very glad we did. There are sites where you can put your canoe or kayak right into the water. The sites are...More

Thank 300hollyh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This could be a lovely park that has nice big campsites that have a lot of shade trees between sites.It is a shame that the park is really run down and needs lots of maintenance . The sites are muddy and dirty. The bathrooms are...More

Thank Marilyn G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to walk on the peachblow trail. Disappointed that the grassy paths that looked like they get mowed had not been mowed this year. We were concerned with ticks since this is a big problem this year around here. The wooded paths were fine. Trails...More

1  Thank closch7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This state park offers very nice camp sites that gives you privacy plus tree cover. For water lovers, the reservoir is beside the back side of the camp. Some sites are at waters edge allowing a few lucky campers the option to tie up at...More

Thank 636jeff
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The dam is large enough to let you get moving and make some waves. But, there is always someone with a larger and faster boat that wants to show off making it very dangerous. Remeber to pay attention to your surroundings and stay safe. This...More

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We visited this park while visiting the Columbus area. My kids are 1 ½ and 3 ½ years old. There is a large play set, swings, sand volley ball court, and even a sand box!! There is even a pavilion with picnic tables. We had...More

Thank Steph879
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Whether boating, hiking, or just relaxing,Alum is a great place to chill, they also have a Disc Golf course

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Alum Creek has it all. Horse trails, hiking, mountain bike trails. Busy trails and quiet, you'll never see anyone trails. About 26 miles long from N-S, Alum starts out way north with the original creek flowing slowly into the reservoir. Great for kayaking, canoeing, birding...More

Thank Junglechet
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

First time ever going...it was very nice. It keeps your interest and it is not shabby either. Plenty to look at...and the end was free hot chocolate and cookies for the kids. Great holiday outing with the grandkids.

Thank Deanna J
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We are planning an early September trip and are considering a lakeside lot. Are the bugs bad at that time of the year by the lake?
19 November 2016|
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Response from Nirav S | Reviewed this property |
No. Not really. It's a good time to visit. :)