Park Office & Mailing Address

3294 Elklick Road, Bethel OH 45106
Reservations for camping, getaway rentals, & shelters:   513-734-4323   |    866-644-6727
East Fork State Park Website


384 electric sites 5 full-hookup sites Amenities include showers, flush toilets, drinking water, a camper's beach, and boat ramp Pets are permitted in designated areas A 17-site horsemen's camp is also available

Getaway Rentals

4 Spacious Cedar Cabins with all the amenities of a fully-equipped RV are available for daily or weekly rental
4 camper cabins may also be rented spring through fall
Pets are not permitted in the Getaway Rental units or area


32-mile Steven Newman Worldwalker Perimeter Trail circles the park and is available for hikers, backpackers, and equestrians
4 primitive campsites are located along these trails
Permits for their use are available through the park office
4 hiking only trails
2 backpacking/hiking trails
4 bridle trails that also allow hiking
Portion of the Buckeye Trail passes through the park


2,160-acre East Fork Lake allows unlimited horsepower boating
6 launch ramps provide access to the lake
Learn to row with Clermont Crew
Clermont County Crew Summer Camp


The lake offers quality fishing with excellent catches of largemouth and smallmouth bass, bluegill, and crappie
For the sport fisherman, East Fork is stocked with the Hybrid Striper
Valid Ohio fishing license is required


8 Picnic areas with tables, grills and drinking water are located around the park.
2 picnic shelters are available
The Turkey Ridge shelter is reservable online or by calling 866-644-6727


A 1,200-foot swimming beach features change boots with showers, restrooms and a vending area
Check for water quality advisories


Hunting is permitted in designated areas only
Hunting blind accessible to persons with mobility-impairments
Valid Ohio hunting license is required

Winter Recreation (conditions permitting)

Ice skating
Ice fishing
Cross country skiing
More to do...

The campground features a mini-golf course, bike rental, basketball and horseshoe courts, and playgrounds

Expanded Information

East Fork State Park is leased from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District at William H. Harsha Lake provides plenty of information to make your visit more enjoyable.