MetroParks offers many hiking options for those wanting to take a short stroll through the woods, those seeking a more difficult challenge and those who want something in between. Take a look at the MetroParks Trail Accessibility Guide to find a trail for you!
Hiking at a Glance
Explore the Metroparks
Great Miami River Trail Closure due to HIgh Water - November 2, 2018The GMRT is temporarily closed due to high water at the following locations: -Germantown bridge -122 bridge -9th ave. area 3/4 mile south of the River Center Please look for re-opening notifications once the water subsides and the trail is safe for use. As a reminder, never approach high water areas with the thought that it might be safe to cross. Rapidly flowing water can be dangerous!
Elk Creek MetroPark Sebald Park Area Trail ClosuresFor Park Customer/Owners safety, sections of the Ridge Trail and Valleyview Trail at Elk Creek MetroParks Sebald Park Area are closed for tree maintenance after this week's high winds. Updates will be posted when the sections are re-opened. Thank you for patience!
Closure of Forest Run MetroPark - Timberman Ridge Area for Trail ConstructionPlease check the NEWS section of this website for more details regarding this closure which begins August 13, 2018 until the area is re-opened by the Executive Director.
We offer a periodic newsletter with information about upcoming events and programs.
Create Family fun
MetroParks provides opportunities to experience open green spaces near home. Pick the time of day that fits your busy schedule to spend some time with nature. Hike a trail, wander through natural habitats, view wildlife or just play! Please consider donating to further MetroParks ability to provide these resources.