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Towpath Trail

We are located at the 12' 6" low Wheeling & Lake Erie RR bridge on Scenic Byway 212 at the Ohio & Erie canal between the village of Bolivar baseball fields and the McDonnell trailhead.

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Snack Shack

Our mobile Towpath Trail Snack Shack catering is a family business dedicated to serving quality food to raise funds toward renovating a barn to become the permanent snack shack on our donated easement!

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Peace Park

We are setting aside a 1/4 acre of land at the intersection where the Greenville Peace Treaty Line crosses the Ohio & Erie canal. Stop to reflect upon America's 1st Peace Treaty which refers to Ft Laurens!

Towpath Trail Snack Shack
Hot Dog & Exotic Sausage Catering

We cater quality all beef hot dogs, gourmet exotic meat sausages and trail snacks to the bird watchers, bikers, hikers, dog walkers, Tuscarawas River fishermen and canoeist from the Ohio-Erie canal towpath trail where the Greenville peace treaty line intersects 1.5 miles west on Scenic Byway route 212 from Bolivar, Ohio I-77 exit 93.

We sell quality all beef hickory smoked franks (AKA hot dogs), traditional hot dogs, smoked sausages, bratwurst, gourmet exotic meat sausages, French fries, onion rings, sweet corn, coleslaw, potato salad, macaroni salad, baked beans, salads, pickle on a stick, jerky, trail-mix, granola, chips, ice cold Pepsi products, lemonade, bottled water and & more. We purchase quality fresh produce including lettuce, cabbage, carrots, tomatoes, potatoes, and sweet corn from local farmers or auctions whenever possible.

Towpath Trail Snack Shack Kitchen Equipment Plan

Towpath Trail Snack Shack on surveyed trail

This food service equipment list is required by the Tuscarawas County, Ohio Health Department and must be updated with them anytime we add new equipment. Since it's public information, we thought it'll be good to maintain this master list within our on-line website presence to make it easier to comply!


Inside Trailer Plan

1 - Automatic Electric Coffee Percolator urn

1 - Bunn Drip Coffee maker with warmer pot Model VPR, BLK 3200.001 NSF 1575 Watt 13.1 Amp

1 - 12 cup Gevalia coffee maker

1 - Star Grill-Max Pro Model 30 Hot Dog Roller Grill

1 - Refrigerator-Freezer Model LFPH44M4LM Serial# KA22660198

1 - Commercial Convection Oven Model OS-1 serial# 50419

1 - SeaFlo pump Model# SFDPI-012-035-21

1 - AdCraft Food warmer / steamer Model # FW-1200WF Serial #0 4201152509 7

1 - AdCraft Food warmer / steamer Model # FW-1200WF Serial #0 4201058489 7

1 - Marey Tank-less Water Heater Model # GA5LP

1 - Exide Nautilus Deep Cycle Marine /RV Part# 27MDC X2

3 - Stainless steel tongs

10  - Stainless steel assorted ladles

1 - Stainless steel napkin dispenser

1 - Stainless steel with 6 plastic bins condiment tray

2 - Single Chip Clip hanger (24 bags)

 Outside Kitchen Plan (weather permitting)

1 - Blackstone 17" Tabletop Outdoor Gas Griddle 12,000 BTU Model 1650 Serial 1705165001573

1 - Lemonade - Orange press, cast Iron

10 - NSF stamped 9" Skillet pans made by Thunder Grouping INC, City of Industry Ca ITEM# ALSKFP102C

1 - 8' Plastic portable folding table

1 - 6' Plastic portable folding table

1 - 4' Plastic portable folding table

2 - Sterno Buffet Chafer warmer pans

1 - Toastmaster Model TG12W Griddle 442 A

1 - French Fryer Model # 1618 Serial 1618/01/2017 PO# 975596

1 - French Fry Potato Slicer - Ship 2 Shore Model 63146

1 - Hamilton Beach Slow Cooker (removable pot) model # 33162H Serial A367ODJ

3 - Cast Iron Propane Stove X3 burners (Black)

5 - Coolers (2 Igloo, 1 Rubbermaid, 1 Coleman)

1 - Generator 5500XL 5000 Watt (11 HP Gas)

1 - Predator 4,000 Generators (Gas)

4 - 20 Gal Propane Tanks

3 - 10 x10 Tents

1 - 20 L x 10 W x 9.6 H Carport Tent

1 - 30 L x   10 W x 10 H Banquet Tent

Outdoor (Open Air)

Brinkman Barbecue Grill (stainless steel)

Professinal Char Griller & Smoker (Black)

Blackstone 17" Tabletop Outdoor Gas Griddle 12,000 BTU Model 1650 Serial 1705165001573 (duplicated from above)



Updates to this list must be emailed to Mobile Food Service Inspector Mike Kopko x130 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. & Lawrence Township Inspector Greg Dion x116 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 



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Towpath Trail Peace Park Campsites

Primitive campsites now available year round even when the Snack Shack is closed for the season! Click the photo below for more information.

peace park primitive campsites


The Great Trails Festival will be the only event scheduled through 2021!

We've decided to install vending machines in the physical towpath trail snack shack for 24/7 access instead of serving lunch between 10 am to 2 pm!

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We hope that the Snack Shack will be your first stop in Tuscarawas county, Ohio, However, there is so much more to see and do! For all the scoop on people to see, places to go, and things to do in Tuscarawas county, Ohio visit the Tuscarawas County Convention & Visitors Bureau!

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We'll deliver anywhere within the Bolivar - Zoar, Ohio postal zip codes of 44612 & 44697 for a minimum $5 delivery and tip fee!

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Our team is available to cater industrial parks, pipeline sites, and events for a simple quality lunch or dinner break anywhere along the towpath trail.


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