Shade River Base Camp

Type: Recreation Land
Acreage: 10.00
Price: $ 34,500
Address: 37354 Bashan Road
City: Long Bottom
State: Ohio
County: Meigs

Shade Forest Base Camp is a wonderful new property in Meigs County Ohio in a stunning setting with a nice mix of beautiful soft rolling pasture and woods overlooking the river. This beautiful 10 acre paradise has almost 1100 feet of frontage on the East Branch of the Shade River and has a newly-installed gravel driveway. Whether you're looking for an ideal hunting camp, recreational retreat for the family to build a cabin, a place just to relax on the weekends or a stunningly beautiful place to build your dream home this property has it all. The property has a great mix of nice woods and lush River bottom areas with a bonus hidden field nestled in the woods near the back of the property by the river. The deer and turkey hunting is excellent and The Shade River State Forest and public hunting area is only 3.5 miles away as the crow flies. The East Branch of the Shade River is a great waterway that is fishable, swimmable and much of the year you could even get a kayak on it. It leads to the Shade River which is less than a half-mile away which ultimately ends up flowing into the Ohio River. The property features easy access off of State Route 248 which is just a hop from Route 33 and Route 7. Mineral rights are included. This property has it all so give us a call today and come check it out! You won't be disappointed. Extra acreage is available. Shade Forest Base Camp features:

  • 10 +/- Acres with New Survey
  • Almost 1100' of Frontage on East Branch of Shade River
  • Easy access down to the river
  • Build Site out of the Flood Plain both open and wooded
  • Approximately 50% Woods and 50% Open Meadow and Pasture
  • 5 acres of nice woods on the east side of the river
  • Primarily gently rolling topography
  • County Water and Electric at the road
  • All Mineral Rights Transfer with No Active Leases (ATO)
  • Additional Acreage Available
  • Chester Township, Meigs County
  • Eastern Local School District
  • Part of Parcel #s 03-01068.009, 03-01068.010 and 03-01068.011

View Forked Run Lake and State Park Web Site
View Shade River State Forest Web Site

Conveniently Located:
  • 5 min to Shade River State Forest
  • Less than 10 min to the Ohio River
  • Less than 10 min to Forked Run Lake and State Park
  • 30 min to Athens for top notch shopping, restaurants, and night life as well as the Historic Ohio University
  • 1.5 hrs to Columbus
  • 2.5 hrs to Akron
  • Under 3 hrs to Cincinnati
  • 3 hr 10 min to Cleveland
  • 3 hours to Pittsburg Pa

View Shade River Aerial
View Shade River Retreat USGS Topo
Download Shade River KML File

Location Information:
Latitude = 39.102155
Longitude = -81.862242
Address = 37354 Bashan Road, Long Bottom, Ohio 45743

Directions:from Columbus, US-33 E/Southeast Expy toward Lancaster. Continue to follow US-33 E 68.8 mi. Take the exit on the left onto US-50 E toward Belpre 0.4 mi. Merge onto US-50 E 19.0 mi. Exit onto OH-7 S toward Pomeroy/Gallipolis 6.4 mi. Turn left onto Locust Grove Rd 2.5 mi. Turn left to stay on Locust Grove Rd 223 ft. Turn right onto OH-248 W. Slight left onto Bashan Rd Destination will be 0.2 mi on the left, look for Countrytyme signs.