Clear Fork Reservoir

OH-8, 2678 Gass Road
Mansfield, Ohio 44904
Clear Fork Reservoir webpage
Clear Fork Reservoir map

Also, see Clear Fork Reservoir Birding Drive and Morrow County Birding Drive

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Morrow County

Clear Fork Reservoir–Marina
Coordinates: 40.7084908, -82.6532364
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Clear Fork Reservoir–Picnic Area #3
Coordinates: 40.7049935, -82.6365209
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Clear Fork Reservoir–West (Morrow Co.)
Coordinates: 40.7040013, -82.6330662
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Richland County

Clear Fork Reservoir–East (Richland Co.)
Coordinates: 40.6999672, -82.610621
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Clear Fork Reservoir–Gass Rd. Dam and Spillway
Coordinates: 40.6978601, -82.6057987
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Clear Fork Reservoir–Lexington-Ontario Parking Lot
Coordinates: 40.7007632, -82.604007
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Clear Fork Reservoir–Marion Ave. Access
Coordinates: 40.7149479, -82.6334524
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Clear Fork Reservoir–OH-97 Pull Off #1
Coordinates: 40.6968926, -82.6140513
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Clear Fork Reservoir–Picnic Area #1
Coordinates: 40.6993486, -82.6190274
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Clear Fork Reservoir–Picnic Area #2
Coordinates: 40.7002598, -82.6234746
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Clear Fork Reservoir–Stoller Rd. Trail
Coordinates: 40.703893, -82.607775
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Clear Fork Reservoir–West (Richland Co.)
Coordinates: 40.7138387, -82.645267
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Clear Fork Reservoir–Wolf School Rd. Access
Coordinates: 40.7209977, -82.654218
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Please note that the Morrow-Richland county line runs through the Clear Fork Reservoir. (See the map below for the location of the county line.) eBird hotspots are organized by county. If you carefully keep your bird records by county, be sure to use the specific hotspots on the reservoir so that the birds will be assigned to the proper county.

About Clear Fork Reservoir
Clear Fork Reservoir is located in Richland and Morrow counties, approximately 8 miles southwest of Mansfield along OH-97.

Clear Fork Reservoir was completed in 1949. The city of Mansfield constructed this 971-acre reservoir as a water supply lake.

Clear Fork Reservoir has a gently sloping bottom with a maximum depth of 24 feet. The upper end is shallow with numerous tree stumps. Several islands characterize the mid-lake area while the lower end is deeper and open.
From Clear Fork Reservoir webpage

Restrooms at locations identified on the Clear Fork Reservoir map. Some are not open in the winter.