Stories tagged with: Camping

April 16, 2015 - 4:27pm
10 weeks 6 days ago

The Ohio Good Sam Camp Club will be enjoying the outdoors for an upcoming good cause.

May 8th through the 10th, the non profit organization will be holding their annual camp out. This year, the event will be taking place at the Muskingum County Fairgrounds. Staff of the Ohio Good Sam Camp Club, Pat Musselman told us what the event would entail.

"We actually keep them pretty busy every hour of the day. We have tours, we have entertainment on staff on the grounds here. We have...

June 4, 2011 - 5:56pm
4 years 4 weeks ago

A weekend camping trip to Ellis Dam turned into a nightmare for one local family.

An Ellis Dam camper, Gerald Dunaway, woke up Saturday morning to knocks on his camper door. The Sheriff said, two children are missing. Police say, at about 9:45AM a 911 call was received. Two step-brothers, a 2 year-old and a 3 year-old, had been playing by the water when they went missing. A search team was called in, where authorities said, two scent dogs, brought in from Youngstown,...

June 7, 2010 - 5:46pm
5 years 3 weeks ago

If you plan on going camping this summer, there's a new rewards program Ohio State Parks are offering that could save you some money.

Frequent campers can sign-up for a rewards card, at, and for each dollar they spend at campgrounds on state parks, they can earn points that can be used for a night of free camping.

There are several of those parks in our area, including Dillon State Park, Blue Rock State Park, Burr Oak State Park, and Salt Fork State Park.


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