There’s no better way to begin planning your trip to Buckeye Lake than with a free publication of the Buckeye Lake Region Tour Book!  This year, we are excited to announce that Escape to Buckeye Lake has partnered with the Buckeye Lake Region Chamber of Commerce for the 2024-2025 edition of their annual chamber guide, bringing you fun facts, places to eat, outdoor activities, and more for your unforgettable lake stay.   

With this edition you can find: 

Dive into the vast history of Ohio’s very first state park – celebrating 75 years in 2024 – with a complete breakdown of when it was first founded, the history of the canals that supported water across the state, its time as a booming amusement park in the 50s, to the beautiful state park as we know it today.  Plus, read and learn about the surrounding communities and villages that makeup the Buckeye Lake Region. 

Outdoor Recreation
Buckeye Lake offers a myriad of options for outdoor recreation! Find free parks and nature areas around the shoreline and enjoy biking, hiking, swimming, and fishing.  Or, book your adventure with the list of local businesses at the lake that offer unique experiences like Pea Ohana Watersports, 3XP Tours, Captain Buck’s Pontoon Tours, LakeBound Outfitters and more. 

Upcoming Events
From the popular Winterfest weekend in January to the Backwoods Fest in fall, you’ll find a list of upcoming events you won’t want to miss this year.  Bring friends and family and pick from the diverse list of festivities both on the water and the shore. 

Where to Eat, Shop, Explore, and More
New this year, find all the different places to eat, shop, explore, and more with easy-to-read color-coded numbers and village maps!

Take a peek at the guide online or pick up a copy at local businesses around the lake!

Don’t wait, book your stay today! With multiple short-term rentals all around the lake, you’ll find the best stay for your getaway.  Find lakefront cottages and photo-worthy homes with beautiful waterfront views to make your trip as memorable as possible.