ReCreation Land–Chapel Drive
eBird Bar Charts by Season
Tips for birding Chapel Drive
Chapel Drive is located 3 miles south of Cumberland. Take OH-83 south from Cumberland and turn left on Chapel Drive.
Chapel Drive is in the ReCreation Land recreation area managed by American Electric Power. Nearly 175 bird species have been reported on this road, which has been birded in all seasons of the year.
About ReCreation Land
ReCreation Land, managed by American Electric Power (AEP), is an outdoor recreation area in Guernsey, Morgan, Muskingum, and Noble counties built on land once strip mined for its rich coal deposits. AEP has received awards for this project from environmental and conservation groups for going above and beyond the legal requirements for land reclamation.
Hiking, biking, fishing, hunting, horseback riding, camping — all free for the public to enjoy on 58,800-acres of land in southeastern Ohio. AEP turned this former mining territory into a vibrant recreation area with over 63 million trees, 350 lakes and ponds stocked for fishing, 293 campsites. The 1400-mile Buckeye Trail also runs through this region.
Restroom on site, latrine. Restrooms at locations identified on ReCreation Land map.