Canoe through the unspoiled, cool and clear waters of the Mad River in Clark County. The Mad River is an excellent river for you to discover the great outdoors by canoe. The water is clear enough to see the river bottom in the more shallow areas and has a light current, based on recent weather, to carry you along, but it's not so strong that you can't paddle against it. If you want to try your paddling skills, there are a few areas that will challenge you as short shallow rapids along the way provide a pleasurable change of pace. Many families and groups have found the Mad River to be a great way to discover the wonderful enjoyment of canoeing in Ohio!