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great piece of history

The area is not maintained, but it is quite a site if you are in the area. It is also an... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2015
C C
You can look at the lock but you can't lock through

The other reviewer was spot on. This lock is inoperable and there are no plans to fix making this a... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2014
greenluck007
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18 Oct 2015
“great piece of history”
22 Jul 2014
“You can look at the lock but you can't lock through”
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1390 Ellis Dam Rd, 6672 Bluerock Rd, Zanesville, OH 45251
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

The area is not maintained, but it is quite a site if you are in the area. It is also an interesting drive to get to the dam.

Thank C C
Reviewed 22 July 2014

The other reviewer was spot on. This lock is inoperable and there are no plans to fix making this a mandatory portage if you are kayaking or canoeing down the Muskingum River Water Trail. The portage is short and the topography is favorable for a...More

3  Thank greenluck007
Reviewed 24 August 2011

The Ellis Dam and Lock are part of the Muskingum Water Trail. The lock is closed. There is a good view of the dam and a rock wall on the far side of the river, however, the abandoned lock is not in good repair. There...More

4  Thank SilverTravZ
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