Muskingum River: Rokeby Lock#8-McConnelsville Lock #7
Morgan County, Ohio
Uploaded by Bivy Team


04 :01 hrs
8.1 mi
29 ft

The Muskingum River is the largest navigable river that lies entirely in Ohio. This river is popular to paddle and easy to navigate. There are10 hand-operated locks and dams along the river. The area is rich in history with good with fishing, birds and wildlife to see. You will have to obtain a permit/pass to use the locks and check the conditions ahead of time (740-453-4377). Putting in at Rokeby Lock #8 this section flows to McConnelsville Lock #7. There is camping available at both locations and at stops along the way. Access and portage for both put in and takeout is on river left.

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