Things to Do

Find out what you can do while staying at Utica Shale RV Park

Looking for some things to do near RV park?

There are plenty of RV Park attractions nearby. Whether you're looking for things to do, good food to eat, or places to shop there are plenty in a 20-mile radius.

Parks and Recreation

There is a lot to do for those that enjoy nature. Utica Shale RV Park is close to Barkcamp State Park, Dysart Woods Park, and Epworth Park. You can also go hunting and fishing at the nearby Egypt Valley Wildlife Area. Just make sure to check the local laws and get your proper licenses.


Are you a fan of history? Ohio is full of rich history and the area around USRV is no different. Nearby locations include:

  • Great Western School House – This schoolhouse that reminds us of simpler times. It houses a museum that looks at early education in southeastern Ohio. Make an appointment today!
  • Underground Railroad Museum – A historical site in nearby Flushing, it’s available to anyone free of charge. The location houses a collection of objects, artifacts, and documents in the three-story building.
  • West Virginia Penitentiary – Looking for history or the paranormal? The WV Penitentiary is one of the Valley’s most interesting historical sites. This is Moundsville’s most popular attraction. They offer everything from daily tours to overnight investigations. Ever wanted to try an escape room? You can now escape the Penitentiary. Halloween changes everything for the Pen. The WV Pen offers many events including events for kids and families to enjoy.
  • Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex – Also in Moundsville, this museum showcases some of the things found in the nearby Grave Creek Burial Mound. This burial mound is one of the largest Native American burial mounds ever discovered. It’s a great way to see what life was like before we arrived.


Utica Shale RV Park is close to the Wheeling Island Racetrack and Casino. If you want to catch some horse racing or play some blackjack during your downtime, this is the place for you.

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