• Metroparks After Dark Programs

    Do early sunset times have you lamenting the loss of your after-work walk or bike ride in the park?
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    Do early sunset times have you lamenting the loss of your after-work walk or bike ride in the park?
  • Camping

    Remember the excitement of your first backyard campout? Metroparks has several options for you and your family to camp in the Metroparks. We have tent campsites, cabins and the Cannaley Treehouse Village.
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    Remember the excitement of your first backyard campout? Metroparks has several options for you and your family to camp in the Metroparks. We have tent campsites, cabins and the Cannaley Treehouse Village.
  • Backpacking Programs 2021

    Upcoming overnight backpacking, paddling, and biking adventures planned for 2021.
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    Upcoming overnight backpacking, paddling, and biking adventures planned for 2021.
  • Virtual Wintering the Towpath & Beyond

    Wintering the Towpath, the best annual winter hike in the region, has been reinvented for Covid safety as Virtual Wintering the Towpath & Beyond.
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    Wintering the Towpath, the best annual winter hike in the region, has been reinvented for Covid safety as Virtual Wintering the Towpath & Beyond.
  • Valentine's Program Returns

    Fall in love with the great outdoors on this self-guided walk around the Cannaley Treehouse Village. Enjoy a stress free date night during Valentine’s Day weekend that includes, s’mores, valentines, chocolates and coffee.
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    Fall in love with the great outdoors on this self-guided walk around the Cannaley Treehouse Village. Enjoy a stress free date night during Valentine’s Day weekend that includes, s’mores, valentines, chocolates and coffee.
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Discover Metroparks

Now is always a great time to visit. 

There’s always something to do at a Metropark, and always something new to learn. Metroparks offer a number of free or low-cost educational programs and events for children and adults. 

Everyone is welcome and encouraged to take advantage of structured programs and events. You’ll experience stunning scenery close to home. You’ll see history where it happened. Best of all, you’re sure to learn something new while gaining an even greater appreciation for the natural world.


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News and Notes from Metroparks

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The Slinky Mink

The mink relies heavily on wetland habitats for hunting and breeding. Continued wetland conservation in the Metroparks ensures success for this species in the wild.

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