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New Lexington Reservoir

Owned and maintained by the village of New Lexington, OH 43764. Palmer Rd. off State Route 13 just north of New Lexington.

About New Lexington Reservoir


Rules at the reservoir are as follows:

  • No swimming
  • No firearms
  • No gasoline motor boats
  • No hunting
  • Fishing is permitted during daylight hours with a valid Ohio fishing permit
  • Night fishing is permitted if a special permit is obtained from the Village Administration Office. The night fishing permit is free and is valid for the year. You must provide a photo ID and valid Ohio fishing license to obtain the night fishing permit.


The New Lexington Reservoir is owned and maintained by the Village of New Lexington, OH.

There are several access points to the reservoir along Palmer Road off of St Rt 13 North of New Lexington. The following are photos of the first access point. The rest are within 1/2 mile or so.

Top left image below shows nearest street address and GPS coordinates from a Microsoft Windows 10 Phone with Jack of Tools Pro Geo Camera app.

Click on images below to view full size.

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The Liar's Bench Jun 25, 2017 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Tecumseh Theater - 116 W Main St, Shawnee, Ohio, OH 43782
Perry County Bd of Developmental Disabilities Community Forum Jun 26, 2017 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM — PerCO Cafe - 2235 State Route 13, New Lexington, OH 43764
New Lexington 4th of July Celebration Jul 04, 2017 12:00 PM - 10:30 PM — Arethusa Springs Park - New Lexington, OH 43764
American Red Cross Blood Drive Jul 06, 2017 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM — Perry County District Library - 117 South Jackson Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
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