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: 5100 W. Central Ave., Toledo, Ohio 43615 (Main Entrance).
Parking Location: Link to Map
Getting to the Facility: The nearest parking lot is approximately 260 feet from the shelter. There are 38 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 9 picnic tables that are 6 feet long x 2.5 feet wide. The tables are non-moveable.
Alcohol: Alcohol is not permitted at this facility or in any Metropark.
Playground: The nearest playground is approximately 284 feet from the shelter. Design elements for children of all ages and abilities are incorporated in this play area. The equipment installed at the playground is 4 slides, honeycomb to climb and go through, rope bridge encased on 4 sides, toddler swings, parent/toddler swing, swings for independent children, merry-go-round, monkey bars, toadstools, saucer swing and several climbing apparatuses. Playground surface material is comprised of wood mulch, a rubber spray and rubber matting.
Electrical Outlets: There is no 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 430 feet from the shelter. The restrooms are accessible.
Trash: There are 4 trash receptacles and 1 recycling receptacle at the shelter.
Shelter Style: Covered picnic shetler with 4 open sides.
Additional Information: There is a drinking fountain located approximately 157 feet from the shelter.