With over 4,500 acres of preserved land and 10 parks open daily to park customer/owners, MetroParks serves as Butler County's large local greenspace provider.
MetroParks also operates as an organization focused on facilitating projects that make a positive economic impact on the region.
These two initiatives, as well as being true to our core mission of conservation, education and recreation is enhanced when mutually beneficial long-term relationships are established with partners, collaborators, and sponsors.
Participation can come in many forms, including providing outside dollars to accomplish capital improvements, as well as in-kind donations to facilitate a wide variety of enhancements to facilities and programming.
Contributions can be tailored to fit every desired level of giving.
Learn how you can join MetroParks' list of supporters by investing in MetroParks now and in the future by calling Community Relations at 513.867.5835.
Rentschler Forest Reigart Road Area Paving - 10/23-10/24/18Paving work will be taking place at Rentschler Forest MetroPark's Regiart Road Area from 10/23-10/24/18. While the park will remain open, 2 parking areas will be closed and some traffic delays may be expected. For more information and map of the areas affected please visit the News Section via the link below. https://www.yourmetroparks.net/news-alerts/article/2018/10/22/rentschler-forest-metropark-reigart-road-area-paving-work---10-23-10-24-2018
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.
Pumpkin Vine Trail Closure - Rentschler Forest MetroPark -Reigart Road AreaDue to heavy rains, a .35 mile section of the Pumpkin Vine Trail has been washed-out , deemed unsafe for passage, and closed at the Reigart Road Area of Rentschler Forest MetroPark, located at , 5701 Reigart Road, Fairfield Township OH 45011. Barriers and signage are in place and indicate an alternate route for passage; however, until repairs have occurred this section of trail will remain closed. Thank you for your patience as MetroParks staff works to make the necessary repairs.
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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.