Great Seal State Park


Campground Type
State Park

635 Rocky Road
Chillicothe, Ohio 45601

740-887-4818 866-644-6727

Great Seal State Park

Campground Details

Open: Open all year
Number of Sites: 15

15 non-electric sites
Pressurized water, vault latrines, playground, and a shelterhouse
Scenically located adjacent to Sugarloaf Mountain, offering a view of the Scioto Valley below
Pets are permitted
Sites 1-5 are available to horse campers
The campground is closed during the months of January and February

23 total miles of trails are available to hikers, mountain bikers, and horsemen • The terrain varies from steep to gently rolling • It is advised that horses and hikers be well conditioned for these trails
The Sugarloaf Mountain Trail (yellow) • 2.1 miles • climbs through dense maple-dominated forests to the crest of Sugarloaf • Rises almost 500 feet in less than a quarter mile
Shawnee Ridge Trail (blue) • 7.8 miles • Comprises Bald Hill, Sand Hills and parts of Rocky Knob • Several steep sections are part of this forested trail
Mt. Ives Trail (orange) • 6.4 miles • This strenous trail winds along Mt. Ives and provides several scenic vistas
3 hiking trails -- Grouse Rock, Spring Run and Picnic Loop are available

4 scenic picnic areas are located in seperate areas on the park
2 shelterhouses may be reserved online or by calling 866-644-6727
Ireland Shelter -- Open shelter 28' x 50' with paved surface • Electric is NOT available • Amenities include fireplace, small grill, 10 picnic tables, parking for up to 26 vehicles • Close to restrooms, plaground, and disc golf course
Vista Shelter -- Open shelter 30' x 45' with paved surface • Electric is NOT available • Amenities include small grill, 12 picnic tables, and parking for up to 15 vehicles • Close to restrooms and playground

Hunting is permitted in designated areas
A valid Ohio hunting license is required

Winter Recreation (conditions permitting)
Spring Run Trail may be used for cross-country skiing

More To Do
Sand volleyball, basketball and horseshoe courts are located in day-use areas of the park
Playground equipment is also available for youngsters
18-basket disc golf course is located at the Ireland picnic area

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