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The Gold Wings and Ribs Fest Committee invites you to its annual Gold Wings and Ribs Fest. If this will be your first visit we look forward to seeing you, if you have joined us in the past we thank you for coming and look forward to seeing you again. If you need help finding us just click on the Expedia Map below to plot your driving directions to Pomeroy, Ohio.

For additional information check out the Meigs Chamber of Commerce and the Meigs County Tourism websites.

The following local accommodations may also interest you

The Meigs Motel
41600 Goeglein Road
Pomeroy, OH 45769

A new 31 room motel, amenities include air conditioning, cable TV and phones in every room. The motel is handicap accessible and accepts all major credit cards. Children under 5 stay free and pets are allowed. Affordable, clean and comfortable.

Ohio River Cabins
JART Ventures
Box 176
Syracuse, OH 45779

This beautiful log cabin is located along the banks of the Ohio River. You will enjoy boating, fishing, hiking or just relaxing in this quiet country setting. The inviting hot tub offers a breathtaking view of the river from its location on the spacious wraparound porch. Two beautifully decorated bedrooms, two baths, a loft, an equipped kitchen, and Great room with a stone fireplace await the lucky visitor.

Hot tub, Campfire Area, Sand Volley Ball Court, Fireplace, Central heat & air, Gas Grill, Color TV

Rates starting at:
$150.00 per night for up to two people (min 2 nights). Sleeps 8 comfortably with package rate.

Candlelight Cabin
State Route 124
Reedsville, OH 45772

Get away to a beautiful "NEW" log cabin. Enjoy a night or weekend of serenity and seclusion. Surrounded by the beauty of Forked Run State Park. Sleeps up to four. Furnishings include linens/towels, utensils, refrigerator, microwave & coffee maker, Gas grill on porch, Washer & Dryer

Also Candlelight cabins offers:

Grand-dad's Farm House
40274 Silver Ridge Road
Reedsville, Ohio 45772

A privately owned fully furnished farmhouse with acres of solitude for a day, a week, or longer. Three bedroom, one and half bath will accommodate up to 6 persons. Every effort is made to maintain an allergy free environment. Call for additional information.

Carpenter Inn and Conference Center
Carpenter, OH 45769

Owners: Bruce and Pnina Sabel
The Carpenter Inn is located on 250 acres of beautiful rolling hills and woods. The Main Inn is a beautifully restored nineteenth century farm house furnished in antiques with one suite and two bedrooms. The Garden View Apartment is a modern, luxurious first floor apartment with three bedrooms and a Jacuzzi bathtub placed by a large window overlooking a woodsy vista. The Deck View Apartment is a second story three bedroom apartment with a spacious living room with a wood burning stove. The Montana Cabin is a two-story, three-bedroom luxurious cabin with a cathedral ceiling and tall windows in the living room that create a spacious and luminous interior space. It has a wrap around deck, Jacuzzi tub and steam shower in the bathroom and is nestled in the woods. The Cabin in the Woods is an intimate, rustic two-bedroom cabin with wood burning stove and an outdoor hot tub. All facilities have fully equipped kitchens. Amenities include wood-fired sauna, outdoor hot tub overlooking the rolling hills and woods, and hiking trails. Massage is available by prior request. The Conference Center can accommodate groups of up to 135 people and offers space for meetings, workshops, retreats, wedding receptions, family reunions, and special events.

Morgan's Rest Bed & Breakfast
200 Lincoln Hill
Pomeroy, Ohio 45769
(740)992-2815, (740)992-5319, (740)508-0639

Innkeeper: Annie Chapman & Jessica Wolf

$60.00 per night

This historical home has been transformed into a charming bed & breakfast. Antique furnishings, Air Conditioned bedrooms, telephone, TV, full breakfast, river views and a large yard are just a few of the amenities. Rumor has it a confederate civil war soldier, John Hunt Morgan, camped in the yard during his famous Morgan's Raid. Genealogy assistance offered. Children welcome, cash or personal checks accepted.

High View Bed & Breakfast
106 High Street
Pomeroy, Ohio 45769
(740)992-2815, (740)992-5319, (740)508-0639

Innkeeper: Annie Chapman & Jessica Wolf

$60.00 per night for one room
$180.00 per night for the entire house

This Victorian house is located at a high point overlooking a full view of the beautiful Ohio River. This elegantly furnished B&B has 3 bedrooms and 1 1/2 baths and is in walking distance to downtown Pomeroy. A savory home cooked breakfast is included in your stay, along with the modern luxury of AC. Genealogy assistance offered. Children welcome, cash or personal checks accepted.

Riverview Guest House
2462 Water Street
Syracuse, OH 45779

Located in the tranquil community of Syracuse, along the majestic Ohio River. Dine on the porch or relax on the upstairs balcony overlooking the river.

Spacious Bedrooms, full kitchen/continental breakfast, laundry facilities, private picnic & campfire area, central heat and air, no pets, non-smoking facility

2 night minimum stay, package rates available for rooms or house, maximum 8 Adults

Walking distance to:
Public boat ramp, tennis courts, municipal pool, ball park, churches, market

Barber's Campground & Marina
67093 SR 124
Reedsville, OH 45772
(740)378-9814, (740)378-6433

This campground sits on the Ohio River. The Forked Run Boat Access is nearby. Campsites - 20 some have hook-ups. Also a shower house, Pizza Barn Restaurant (seasonal only) and gasoline station for boats. Seasonal or overnight.

Forest Acres Park
35431 New Lima Road
Rutland, OH 45775

Situated around a three acre lake and features 14 campsites with water & electric only. Dump station available for a fee. One bedroom cabin available for rent.

Forked Run State Park
P.O. Box 27
Reedsville, OH 45772

Campsites - 198 (no hook-ups)
Primitive Cabins - 2
Rent-a-camp - 4

Open year round, the 815 land acre park sits along the Ohio River, and has an access ramp into it for boating. There is also a 102 acre lake that permits both swimming and boating, and has an 800 foot beach, boat dock, life guards, and concession store. Various boat rentals are available, including canoe and paddlewheel. There are two boat ramps into the lake, which imposes a 10hp limit. Both hunting and fishing are permitted in the park in designated areas with a license. Shade River State Forest, a 2,601 acre forest, adjacent to Forked Run State Park, also offers hiking in the form of interpretive trails.

Camp sites 151-87 have electric hook up, 64 primitive. Campers have availability to water and dump station at no charge. There are 3 cabins with electric-heat, air, microwave, refrigerator, table, grill, futons which make into a bed. Fee for cabins $40.00 per night.

Maplewood Christian Campground
45860 S.R. 124,
Racine, OH 45771

Jim Cundiff at

Six acre lake on the property. Two boat accesses into the Ohio River within one mile.
Campsites - full hook up with 30 & 50 amp electrical service available. Rental available by day, week, or month. John boat & Paddle boat rentals, fishing available.

Kountry Resort
44700 Twp. Rd. 697
Racine, Ohio 45771

Owner: Steve Clay

A privately owned resort among a three lake setting. New membership enrollment available.

Non-member campers welcome although exclusive of member discounted rates.

Coast to Coast, AOR, & RPI affiliated
Campsites - 100 full hook ups, 50 partial hook ups, 50 tent
Cabins - 5 around the lake
Park Models - 2

Old Lock 24 Campground
46909 State Route 124
Racine, Ohio 45771

This campground sits on the Ohio River at mile marker 2.42.

Tent camping
Seasonal or overnight
Snack shop, gameroom, bait & tackle shop, fuel for boats

Campsites - 45 with hook-ups

Walnut Grove Park
52451 SR 124
Racine, Ohio 45771

Great fishing. Sites right on the river bank.

Please support the area by also visiting the Meigs County Chamber of Commerce and Meigs County Tourism websites.

© 2005-2018 Gold Wings and Ribs Festival - All rights reserved. Site developed by Derek Bobo.

SITE DESCRIPTION: Pomeroy, Ohio is a beautiful riverfront community nestled on the banks of the Ohio River in Meigs County. The Meigs County Gold Wings and Ribs festival offers a great opportunity to explore the area for a fun filled weekend. Motorcycle enthusiasts and families alike will enjoy this great outing.