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

  • Show and Tell on the Farm - ABC's of Farm Life Letters X, Y & Z

    December 02, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am

    What starts with the letters X, Y and Z at the farm? Through activities, crafts and games we will celebrate our final ABC's of Farm Life series. Find out why there is an X on the barn door and what are Yorkshire pigs and Zebu cattle. FREE program for all ages. Registration requested, walk-ins welcome.

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  • Show and Tell on the Farm - Let's Make Soap

    December 05, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm

    How did the pioneers make soap? They didn't buy it at the store like most of us do today! Visit us for this fun program to learn about how soap is made then make your own to take home with you. FREE program for all ages. Registration requested, walk-ins welcome.

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  • Show and Tell on the Farm - Winter Wreaths

    December 09, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am

    Let's decorate a winter wreath out of natural materials from the farm. We will make one to share with the animals and you can even take one home too! FREE program for all ages. Registration requested, walk-ins welcome!

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  • Winter Wonders Hike

    December 11, 2021 11:00am - 12:00pm

    While many prefer to stay inside, wintertime is a great time to get outdoors and explore! There is always something going on in the parks, as nature doesn't have an "Off" button. Join in to discover the Winter Wonders in the MetroParks. Please be prepared and dress weather-appropriately. Registration requested, walk-ins welcome!

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  • Show and Tell on the Farm - Presents for the Animals

    December 12, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm

    Show and Tell has gone to the animals. What do the chickens and rabbits want this holiday? Let's make presents for them and other feathered or furry friends to share at the farm and take home too. FREE program for all ages. Registration requested, walk-ins welcome.

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