Kenisee Lake

2021 Mill Creek Rd.
Jefferson, OH 44047

Ranger Station: (440) 576-9030

Address above is not to be used for mail delivery to members.
Please have mail sent to:
General Delivery, Jefferson, OH 44047.

This preserve has two beautiful lakes and lots of campsites in a variety of settings with heavily wooded sites, clear and open camping, or scenic sites with a lake view. Don’t forget your fishing pole; the lakes offer plenty of fish and a fun time for everyone.


Campsites: 127 full hookups, 20 tent sites.

Rentals: 2 trailers.

Member Amenities

Activity center, basketball court, boat dock, canoes, family center, fishing boats, fishing lakes, gazebo, hiking trails, horseshoe pits, mini-golf, pavilions, Pickleball court, playground, shuffleboard, swimming pool, volleyball court, Wi-Fi access.

Points of Interest

  • AC&J Scenic Train Ride
  • Cleveland Museum of Natural History
  • Ashtabula Park Boat Ramp & Beach Raceway 7
  • Chapel Hills Golf Course
  • Adventure Zone
  • Waldameer Park & Water World
  • Grand River Canoe Livery
  • Ridgeview Farm
  • Ohio Wine Producers Association


GPS Coordinates: N 41° 43' 46.98" W 80° 49' 27.07"; elevation is 814 feet.

From the east or west: Take I-90 to State Route 45 (Exit 223). Turn south and then left on State Route 307. Turn right on Foreman Rd., then left onto Mill Creek Rd. The preserve entrance will be on your left.

Notes: There is a low-clearance bridge on Mill Creek Road between State Route 45 and Foreman. DO NOT follow GPS or Mapquest directions!