Christmas Tree Recycling

2017-12-06T10:12:36+00:00

Boy Scout Troop 41 of Jefferson, Ohio, is doing a Christmas tree recycling project for the Ashtabula County Metroparks. The trees will be cut up and turned into wood chips for use by the Ashtabula County Metroparks. A donation of $5.00 per tree will go to Boy Scout Troop 41. Pickup will be available for [...]

Christmas Tree Recycling 2017-12-06T10:12:36+00:00

Covered Bridge Christmas at Harpersfield Metropark

2017-11-17T13:36:18+00:00

Friends of the Covered Bridge Metropark will host a "Covered Bridge Christmas" on Saturday December 2nd from 4-7:30pm.  Join them for their annual lighting of the Bridge and Christmas Tree Ceremony. There will be horse-drawn wagon rides, auction prizes, carols around the bonfire, homemade treats and hot beverages. A visit from Santa is expected. Please [...]

Covered Bridge Christmas at Harpersfield Metropark 2017-11-17T13:36:18+00:00

Greenway Trail Conditions: Winter Season

2017-11-17T13:03:46+00:00

Greenway Trail conditions When the snow starts to fly, check the Greenway Trail conditions by contacting the Grand River Trail Riders. This group of volunteers monitor and groom the Trail during the winter months. Parking for snowmobile trailers: please use the Lampson Staging Area Trailhead  just east of the trail. Entrance is south off of [...]

Greenway Trail Conditions: Winter Season 2017-11-17T13:03:46+00:00

RFP Snow Removal 2017-2018 Season

2017-11-01T14:08:48+00:00

Ashtabula County Metroparks is taking sealed quotes for snow removal for the 2017-2018 season. Sealed quotes are due by November 15, 2017  10 am EST. Forms and more information can be obtained by contacting Brett Bellas, Operations Manager  metroparksbbellas@gmail.com or 440.576.0717.   Form 1 (download):           Plowing 2017-2018 Bike trail Form 2 [...]

RFP Snow Removal 2017-2018 Season 2017-11-01T14:08:48+00:00

Journaling in Nature Program-Postponed due to weather

2017-10-27T07:16:46+00:00

Journaling in Nature  by Carl Feather The ink flows from Michelle Vanderlip's pen like the Grand River flows after a day of rain.  Well, some days. Yes, even a veteran like Vanderlip has days when she "has nothing to write."  And that is exactly what she does. She writes "I have nothing to write" until [...]

Journaling in Nature Program-Postponed due to weather 2017-10-27T07:16:46+00:00

600+ acres Preserved in Ashtabula County Enhances Regional Conservation Efforts

2017-08-31T08:37:15+00:00

Ashtabula County Metroparks recently partnered with Western Reserve Land Conservancy to purchase and permanently conserve 602 acres in the City of Conneaut. The impressive property boasts nearly one mile of undeveloped Lake Erie shoreline, a natural estuary, and more than 230 acres of high-quality wetlands. Moreover, the acquisition, adjacent to the 3,400-acre Roderick Wildlife Preserve [...]

600+ acres Preserved in Ashtabula County Enhances Regional Conservation Efforts 2017-08-31T08:37:15+00:00

Bike Patrol looking for Volunteers

2017-08-18T15:50:08+00:00

Join the Volunteer Bike Patrol! Come join a group that helps enhance the experience for all users of the Greenway Trail. The Volunteer Bike Patrol endeavors to provide the following: Information-Bike patrol volunteers frequently talk with trail users, answering questions and distributing trail maps. Assistance-help trail users experiencing problems, e.g., provide first aid or emergency [...]

Bike Patrol looking for Volunteers 2017-08-18T15:50:08+00:00

Ashtabula Metroparks Accepting RFQs for North Shore Trail Project (EXTENDED)

2017-10-16T14:46:55+00:00

304-01-17 Posting Date North Shore Trail Phase 1 PID No. 106710 Ashtabula County Metroparks Response Due Date:   EXTENDED :SUBMISSION MUST BE RECEIVED ON OR BEFORE November 3, 2017 at 4:30 PM (Eastern Standard Time Ashtabula County Metroparks Paul Carpenter - President     Bob Best - Vice President  Terry Berkey - Commissioner Charlie Kohli - Commissioner [...]

Ashtabula Metroparks Accepting RFQs for North Shore Trail Project (EXTENDED) 2017-10-16T14:46:55+00:00

Ashtabula Metroparks Awarded State Grant to Complete North Shore Trail to Harbor, Lake Erie

2017-09-08T09:52:11+00:00

Jefferson, OH Thursday, September 7, 2017.  Ashtabula County Metroparks has been officially awarded funding to complete the North Shore Trail from the Ohio Department of Transportation, Office of Local Programs.  The ODOT grant of up to $1,161,000 has been secured through the state’s 2017 Transportation Alternatives Program for funding of bicycle/pedestrian trail construction.  The local [...]

Ashtabula Metroparks Awarded State Grant to Complete North Shore Trail to Harbor, Lake Erie 2017-09-08T09:52:11+00:00

Invitation to Ribbon-Cutting and Grand Opening of Eyring Wetlands Preserve Metropark, for Hiking and Public Access

2017-09-29T09:45:43+00:00

  September 28, 2017 Invitation to Ribbon-Cutting and Grand Opening of Eyring Wetlands Preserve Metropark, for Hiking and Public Access   September 28, 2017.  All are invited to attend/participate in a park opening ribbon-cutting at the Eyring Wetlands Preserve Metropark, at 906 Windsor Mechanicsville Rd, Austinburg Twp, at 2pm on Sunday, October 8, 2017, at [...]

Invitation to Ribbon-Cutting and Grand Opening of Eyring Wetlands Preserve Metropark, for Hiking and Public Access 2017-09-29T09:45:43+00:00