When I was a kid we used to visit the lake. Says Hamilton
If you crave fishing you can always check out Lewis County Travel. There's so much to do here at Roosevelt Lake that you need to camp here for a while, Shawnee State Park is a nice spot for that. People from Quincy love to come to Roosevelt Lake, and Roosevelt Lake is fine enough to spend more than a day at, Lazy Village Campground and RV Park is a fine local campground. Skiing at Spicy Run
Mountain is one of those things you just have to do, and Roosevelt Lake Dam is a pretty site. A good nearby hotel is Shawnee Lodge; Harber Fork Turkey Creek is one of the streams nearby that might be worth checking out.