Explore Your MetroParks

Enjoy family fun and recreation within nearly 5,000 acres of green space in eleven parks open daily at MetroParks. The many amenities available to enhance your park experience include natural and paved trails for hiking, biking, running, or walking. There are also numerous play areas, fishing spots, reservable facilities, shelters and camp sites, a dog park, as well as a reservable Athletic Complex. Water recreation is made possible through creeking as well as rentable kayaks, canoes, paddleboats, and stand-up paddleboards. Regularly scheduled programs and FUN special events will also add to your enjoyment of the parks.

Upcoming Programs & Events

  • Wild About Spring Wildflowers - Rentschler Forest MetroPark

    April 10, 2021 10:30am - 12:00pm

    One of the best surprises you can find on a spring hike is a new pop of bright color!! WeÂ’ll be searching for plenty of colorful Spring wildflowers at Rentschler Forest MetroPark. FREE and open to all ages! Mark your calendar now! Pre-registration will open on 3/27/2021 and is required by 4/9/2021. A completed waiver and masks and/or social distancing are required for all in person programs. Download the Program Waiver at https://www.yourmetroparks.net/docs/default-source/public-forms/waiver-health-acknowledgement-form-metroparks-public-programs.pdf?sfvrsn=50994cea_2

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  • Get to Know Governor Bebb MetroPark!

    April 10, 2021 1:30pm - 3:00pm

    The current location of the boyhood home of Governor William Bebb, this MetroPark is a history loverÂ’s dream! Learn some of its fascinating history while you enjoy a 0.6 mile hike among the trees. FREE and open to all ages! Mark your calendar now! Pre-registration will open on 2/27/2021 and is required by 3/12/2021. A completed waiver and masks and/or social distancing are required for all in person programs. Download the Program Waiver at https://www.yourmetroparks.net/docs/default-source/public-forms/waiver-health-acknowledgement-form-metroparks-public-programs.pdf?sfvrsn=50994cea_2

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  • Fairfield Nature Program - Animal Games Obstacle Course

    April 10, 2021 2:00pm - 3:30pm

    Come and play and have fun in the park like an animal in our animal games obstacle course. Learn how animals get around and figure out how your moves compare to others. Can you flap as fast as a hummingbird or hop as far as a toad? Join in some fun competition to see who has as much balance as a squirrel. FREE and open to all ages! Pre-registration is required by 4/9/2021 by calling 513-867-5348. Space is limited. A completed waiver and masks are required for all in person programs. Download the Program Waiver at https://www.yourmetroparks.net/docs/default-source/public-forms/waiver-health-acknowledgement-form-metroparks-public-programs.pdf?sfvrsn=50994cea_2

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  • Show and Tell on the Farm - Dogs on the Farm

    April 11, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm

    Join us for a virtual Show & Tell on the farm from the comfort of your home. This bi-weekly series will be brought to you virtually on Facebook and the MetroParks website every Sunday at 2:00 p.m. and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. Each video will feature a new topic and be available on the MetroParks website for you to enjoy anytime! Why do families have dogs working on the farm? Let's see what jobs these dogs have through fun activities and a live animal demonstration, too. FREE virtual program for all ages.

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  • Show & Tell on the Farm - Chillin' With Veggies

    April 15, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am

    Join us for a virtual Show & Tell on the farm from the comfort of your home. This bi-weekly series will be brought to you virtually on Facebook and the MetroParks website every Sunday at 2:00 p.m. and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. Each video will feature a new topic and be available on the MetroParks website for you to enjoy anytime! Let's learn how to grow vegetables so we have delicious and healthy food to eat. What other fun activities can we do with veggies? Ever built a veggie car? FREE virtual program for all ages with a live animal demonstration too.

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