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  • The Treehouse Village is Open

    Book your memory today!
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    Book your memory today!
  • We Celebrate Juneteenth

    We are listening, learning and eager to be part of a better future.
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    We are listening, learning and eager to be part of a better future.
  • Virtual Summer Camps

    Registration is now open for Virtual Summer Camps.
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    Registration is now open for Virtual Summer Camps.
  • Throwback T-shirt

    Shirts are available in adult and youth sizes and can be purchased online or visit Jupmode’s Cricket West store. 10% of the sales go back to the Metroparks.
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    Shirts are available in adult and youth sizes and can be purchased online or visit Jupmode’s Cricket West store. 10% of the sales go back to the Metroparks.
  • Virtual Jazz in the Garden

    Virtual concerts will be held beginning July 9 through September 10.
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    Virtual concerts will be held beginning July 9 through September 10.

Planning for the Future

Visit the Citizens Campaign For Metroparks website to learn more.
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COVID-19 Updates

Stay Informed, Stay Safe.
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Programming

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Free Summer Camp Activity

Metroparks Virtual Camp Samplers will be available all summer filled with activities that campers can enjoy from the comfort of home or in a Metropark! Content will be updated weekly through August 7th so check back often!

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Latest From Our Blog

News and Notes from Metroparks

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The Jeweled Acrobats

Dragonflies are some of the oldest insects on earth. These beautiful animals took to the air long before dinosaurs walked the earth and were enormous---- the largest having a wingspan of two and a half feet! However, today, you may only encounter a “large” dragonfly at only three inches long. Lucas County is home to approximately 95 species of Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies) and Ohio has more than 150 species, with interesting names like “Dragonhunter,” “Dasher,” “Darner,” and “Clubtail.”

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“Unexpected” Findings in the Oak Openings

Sometimes there is joy in the “unexpected.” In the Oak Openings region, the “unexpected” may appear as a new research finding, a certain state-listed plant found emerging in a newly restored area or the discovery of a rare wildlife species.

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How Not to Camp with Toddlers Series

The goal was to create real advice—that turned into many mishaps and hilarious stories. Now I am just sharing them with you to set the parenting bar really low. You can do better than this. A new blog post will be added each week.

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Paddling Tips, Tricks and Things to Consider

Northwest Ohio is the perfect place to get on the water for a paddling adventure. Join Metroparks certified paddling instructor Amanda Domalski, as she walks you through many of the things you should consider before hitting the rivers and lakes. If you would like to know more about paddling and the opportunities Metroparks Toledo offers, you can contact Amanda at amanda.domalski@metroparkstoledo.com.

Click Here to see a complete list of ponds, marshes and river access. Kayak concessions are open