Metro Parks

MAP: Parks & Trails

MAP: Parks & Trails

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Metro Parks features 19 outstanding natural area parks with more than 200 miles of trails and over 27,000 acres of land in seven Central Ohio counties.Read more

Metro Parks and Ohio Wildlife Center Partner to Help Injured Animals

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Every year thousands of animals are found injured or in poor health in Central Ohio. The Ohio Wildlife Center partners with the Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks to help those animals get healthy so they can be released back into the wild. Read more

"Walking Buddies" find inspiration for mind and body in nature

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Taking a long walk by yourself can be peaceful, but a group of men at Blacklick Woods Metro Parks say walking together benefits them in so many ways.Read more


Dog friendly Metro Parks in Central Ohio

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Our Metro Parks are a great place for you, and your dog, to enjoy nature and get exercise.Read more

Community Rock Climbing Festival at Scioto Audubon

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Enjoy a full day of fun with climbing clinics (for beginners), climbing competitions, a slackline walk, yoga, food vendors and crash pad sumo wrestling.Read more

PHOTOS: 10TV & Metro Parks Outdoor Adventure

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Saturday, July 23 at Highbanks Metro Park.Read more

Metro Parks program studies central Ohio dragonflies

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Surveys are done on the number of dragonflies to figure out the health of the waterways.Read more