A horse-drawn canal boat is a wonderful relaxing way to cruise along a 1 1/2 mile stretch of restored Ohio-Erie Canal. The Monticello III is part of the Coshocton Lake Park Recreational Complex located 18 miles from I-77 in central Ohio on SR 83 North, 1 mile off US Route 36 in Coshocton, Ohio.
The horse-drawn canal boat replica takes visitors on a 40 minute, 4 mile per hour picturesque ride along the canal. The canal boat captain offers a little history of life on the canal during the 1800’s. At print an adult ride cost $8, Youth $6 (ages 5-12). Tuesdays thru Sunday, 1-3 pm. Operating schedule is subject to change due to weather conditions. Please call ahead for current schedule. 740-622-7528. For more info see website.
Coshocton City & County Park District
23253 State Route 83 North, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
(picture courtesy of Coschoton City)