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Experience the new 200 ft. public pier at Painesville Township Park

Oct 30, 2017

An ADA-accessible walkway and stairs lead down to the pier, which extends 200 feet into the water and provides public access to the region's greatest natural resource: Lake Erie.

Top six ways to explore and enjoy your Lake Metroparks this summer

Apr 25, 2017 ● By Today's Family

Get outside and take in all the beautiful sites at Lake Metroparks.

Celebrate Earth Day

Mar 21, 2017 ● By Today's Family

Join the fun as Lake Metroparks celebrates Earth Day between noon and 4 pm on Sunday, April 23 at Penitentiary Glen Reservation in Kirtland. Lots of family-friendly activities.

Experience a controlled burn at Frohring Meadows

Mar 13, 2017 ● By Today's Family

Maybe you’ve seen pictures of a controlled burn swallowing a field. But to get a true sense of its impact, you should really come out and feel the heat!

Girl Scout Silver Award candidate builds and installs mallard nesting tubes

Mar 07, 2017 ● By Today's Family

Aly Brandt, an eighth-grader at Chagrin Falls Middle School, has begun installing five mallard nesting tubes that she built while working toward her Girl Scouts Silver Award.

Welcome Spring Hike • March 19

Feb 21, 2017 ● By Today's Family

Featured hikes will vary in length and terrain from flat and easy for the novice hiker to longer with rolling terrain and a few steep hills for the experienced hiker.

Coastal observation tower provides 360-degree views of Lake Erie and the park

Oct 11, 2016 ● By Today's Family

Lake Metroparks has opened a 50-foot coastal observation tower at the agency's Lake Erie Bluffs in Perry Township.

Parks Appreciation Day

Aug 30, 2016 ● By Today's Family

Free lunch & activities beckon you to explore your Geauga Park District on September 17.

Observatory Park is out of this world!

Aug 08, 2016 ● By Today's Family

One of only 27 dark sky parks in the U.S. and only 37 in the world, Observatory Park offers some of the greatest views of the night sky that you will ever see.