NAME OF TRAIL OR FACILITY: Bayview ORV Area, US Army Corps of Engineers, Shenango Lake

Website (opens separate page):  www.lrp.usace.army.mil

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: 200-acre riding area with self-guided trails.
Riders operate at their own risk. Varied riding terrain.
Trails are not maintained.


DIRECTIONS: Interstate 80 to route 18 North.
Cross the Shenango Lake Causeway and take the Birchwood Drive Exit.
Follow route 18 South to West Lake Road.
Follow West Lake Road to route 846 and turn left.
The Bayview entrance is 1/2 of a mile on the left.

GPS Coordinates: North 41 degrees and 18.19 minutes.
West 80 degrees and 28.43 minutes.

OPERATING HOURS AND SEASONS: Open sunrise to sunset year-round.

FEES: None

Where is it?: MapQuest map of the area

Total Area (Acres) Approximately 200

Regulations: No Alcoholic Beverages
No riding on the shoreline
No riding outside the designated trail boundary
Helmets are mandatory.
Must be 10 years of age or older to operate an off-road vehicle.
If a person is 10-15 years of age he or she must posess a safety certificate.
Other rules apply. Call for further information.

Other Features:


FACILITIES:

              Food/Drink: None at trail area. There are convenience stores located within 2-3 miles.

              Campsites: Cost: $19.00 Number: 330 Type: Class A (4 miles from Bayview)

              Loading and unloading facilities: None available

              Drinking water: None available.

              Porta-potty/restrooms: None available

              Trash cans: None available

              Public Telephone: None available

              Parts, accessories, and repair facilities: Located withing 2-3 miles of the site.

              Other: City of Hermatige is within 5 miles and contains retail stores, restaurants, and hardware.

TYPES OF VEHICLES PERMITTED:

              Motorcycles: Yes

              ATVs: Yes

              Other: None

CONTACT INFORMATION:

              Name: Pete O'Connell, Resource Manager

              Address: US Army Corps of Engineers
              Shenango Lake
              2442 Kelly Road
              Hermatige, PA 16148

              Phone: 724-962-7746 (Park Office)
              724-646-1124 (Ranger Station)

              Email: harry.l.oconnell@army.mil

 

NEARBY FACILITIES:

              Nearest town (distance): (3 miles):

              Service stations: 2 miles

              Hotels/campgrounds: Hotels are located in the City of Hermatige 5 miles away. Camping is available at the Shenango Campground 4 miles away.

              Restaurants: Located in Hermatige 5 miles away.

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