Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Phone: 740-592-4431
Fax: 740-594-2370
Address: 278 W. Union St., Athens, OH 45701
After Hours Emergency Number: 1-877-627-2858


The Athens City-County Health Department licenses and inspects all campgrounds and recreational vehicle (RV) parks located within Athens County.  This includes all public and privately owned campgrounds and RV parks.  If you have concerns about a campground or RV park located in Athens County, please contact this office. 

All campground and RV park operators are responsible for designing, constructing, operating, and maintaining a safe and sanitary environment that is compliant with the Ohio Administrative Code 3701-26.  Anyone who intends on opening, upgrading, or altering a campground or RV park must contact this office and Ohio Department of Health Campground Program.  Information and additional resources for campground operators can be found on the forms page linked here:  Forms

All campgrounds in Athens County are routinely inspected to ensure the facilities are providing a safe, sanitary, and healthy environment.  You can view inspection records of licensed campgrounds and RV parks here:  Inpsection Reports