PLEASE note…. if you are coming from the North, DO NOT FOLLOW YOUR GPS… Your device will bring you on the shortest most direct, MOST ADVENTUROUS route … unless you like skinny lil gravel roads, use these directions below.
From Cleveland: Take 71 S to State Rt. 13 S. In Mt. Vernon go West on Rt 36 to Pleasant Valley Rd. turn right. It is 3 miles to Keys Rd. turn left go 1/4 mile turn left to Rustic Knolls Campground.
From Columbus: Take 71 N to Exit 131-Rt. 36 turn right and go East 25 Miles. At Bangs turn left onto Keys Rd. go 1 mile Rustic Knolls Campground on the right.
From Toledo: Take 23 South to Marion go East on 95 to Fredericktown take State Rt. 13 South to Mt. Vernon and turn right on Rt.36. Go west on Rt.36 to Pleasant Valley Rd. Turn right and go 3 miles to Keys Rd. Turn left and go 1/4 mile to Rustic Knolls Campground.
From Newark: Take 13 North to Mt. Vernon. Turn left on Parrot St. go to Dead End. Turn left on Columbus Rd. go to Rt. 36 turn left and go about 1/2 mile to Pleasant Valley Rd. Turn right. Go 3 mile to Keys Rd. turn left. Go 1/4 mile and left to Rustic Knolls Campground.