Belmont County is Ohio’s Utica Shale Hot Spot March 1, 2018 Belmont County, Ohio There’s just no denyin’–southeastern Ohio, in particular Belmont County, is THE hot spot in the Utica Shale. Please Login to view this content. (Not a member? Join Today!) Related Post navigation Another “Chesapeake Screwed Us” Landowner Story in NEPARange Resources Update: Dennis Degner Promoted, $333M Profit You do not have permission to view the comments. Click here to cancel reply. Please Login to post a comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email.