Wildwood Affected by Road Closure Ahead: Signs posted on Central Avenue say the road will close March 13 between the Main and East entrances to Wildwood Preserve. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources said the road may be closed up to 150 days while a bridge over the Ottawa River is replaced. Both entrances to the park will remain open, but there will be no vehicle access between them. The designated detour is to take I-475 around the project area.
Park Entrance Address: 4830 W. Central Ave., Toledo, Ohio 43615 (East Entrance is located on Central Avenue west of Corey Road).
Parking Location: Link to Map
Getting to the Facility: The nearest parking lot is approximately 50 feet from the shelter. There are 33 regular and 2 accessible parking spaces. Parking is not guaranteed for any event.
Hours: 9 a.m. to dark
Check availability and Reserve
Have questions about reservations? Call 419-407-9810.
Tables and Chairs: There are 8 picnic tables that are 6 feet long x 2.5 feet wide.
Alcohol: Alcohol is not permitted at this facility or in any Metropark.
Playground: The nearest playground is approximately 70 feet from the shelter and includes two swings, an outdoor fitness area, and a climbing boulder.
Electrical Outlets: There is electricity available at this shelter.
Grill(s): There is one large charcoal grill at the facility. Grill size is 30" x 36".
Smoking: Smoking is prohibited inside the shelter and within 25 feet of the shelter.
Restrooms: The nearest restroom is approximately 350 feet from the shelter and is located on the west side of the Ward Pavilion with a separate entrance. The restrooms are accessible.
Trash: There are 4 trash receptacles at this facility.
Shelter Style: Covered picnic shelter with 4 open sides.
Additional Information: This shelter has a ceiling fan and lights. There is a drinking fountain located approximately 140 feet from the shelter.