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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.

Ohio Erie Canal

Ohio Erie Canal

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  1. Budget proposal threatens project to keep invasive fish out of Lake Erie - The Columbus Dispatch

  2. Ohio and Erie Canal Reservation boasts double-digit numbers of bald eagles - News 5 Cleveland

  3. Investigation continues after body recovered from Ohio & Erie Canal - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

  4. Clinton, Ohio is under water after heavy rains hit the tiny town caught between Tuscarwarus River and Ohio Eri - cleveland19.com

  5. Canal Fulton flood forces business to close, lose thousands during cleanup - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

  6. The Barrel Room on Canal a cool new spot - Canton Repository

  7. Could farming secure the future of America's national parks? - NBC News

  8. New Great Lakes cleanup plan proposed - Fox11online.com

  9. Rushtown memories – sweet history of those Grand Old Days - Portsmouth Daily Times

  10. Community cleaning up after old furniture, dead fish dumped at Pickaway Co. park - ABC6OnYourSide.com

  11. Leon Bibb Reports: Ohio man is a moonshiner with a basement full of whiskey stills - WKYC.com

  12. Legacy of the locks - Portsmouth Daily Times

    Legacy of the locks  Portsmouth Daily Times
  13. Tracing Ohio's canals: a trip through history - Toledo Blade

  14. Bolivar Council votes down ordinance dealing with Sassafras Alley - New Philadelphia Times Reporter

  15. Canal Fulton website can help residents compute tax - Canton Repository

  16. Explore Ohio's Amish Country - TravelPulse

  17. 10 things to do in Northeast Ohio this weekend: Oct. 13-15 - WKYC-TV

  18. Tuscarawas County renews lease for land for Towpath Trail extension - Times Reporter

  19. From humble beginnings, Roscoe grew - Coshocton Tribune

  20. Ohio city's historic St. Helena II canal boat gets face lift - News-Herald.com

  21. Newcomerstown Class of 1956 has 80 Year Birthday class reunion - ThisWeek Community News

  22. Walnut Township to consider property maintenance code - The Buckeye Lake Beacon

  23. Work toward getting Canal Fulton YMCA continues - Massillon Independent

  24. The top 10 Akron-area stories of 2018 - Crain's Cleveland Business

    The top 10 Akron-area stories of 2018  Crain's Cleveland Business
  25. Tuscarawas County Genealogical Society marks 50th anniversary with open house - Times Reporter

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Closed in foul weather notice

We're closed when it's below 50 or above 90 degrees or in winds above 15 knots!

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.

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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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