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Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Forestry manages 23 state forests.

Ohio state forests

Name Location (of main entrance) How many acres (km²)
Beaver Creek State Forest Fredericktown 1,122 acres
Blue Rock State Forest Muskingum County 4,578 acres
Brush Creek State Forest Rarden 13,515 acres
Cravat State Forest Belmont County 350 acres
Dean State Forest Lawrence County 2,745 acres (10 km²)
Fernwood State Forest Jefferson County 3,023 acres
Gifford State Forest Athens County 320 acres (1.3 km²)
Harrison State Forest Harrison County 1,345 acres (5 km²)
Hocking State Forest Laurelville 9,817 acres
Maumee State Forest Swanton 3,299 acres
Mohican-Memorial State Forest Ashland County 4,541 acres
Perry State Forest New Lexington 4,706 acres
Pike State Forest Pike/Highland counties 12,159 acres
Richland Furnace State Forest Byer 2,524 acres (9 km²)
Scioto Trail State Forest Chillicothe 9,600 acres (38 km²)
Shade River State Forest Meigs County 2,859 acres
Shawnee State Forest West Portsmouth 64,978 acres
Sunfish Creek State Forest Monroe County 637 acres (2.6 km²)
Tar Hollow State Forest Chillicothe 16,436 acres
Vinton Furnace State Experimental Forest Vinton County 12,086 acres
West Blue Rock State Forest Muskingum County 698 acres
Yellow Creek State Forest Columbiana County 756 acres (3.1 km²)
Zaleski State Forest Zaleski 27,851 acres
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