#MetroParksRocks!

2018-05-17T15:59:34+00:00

  Ashtabula County Metroparks and ACDL set to Rock this summer Park visitors can search for special painted rocks   JEFFERSON—Ashtabula County Metroparks and the Ashtabula County District Library (ACDL) are partners in a summer 2018 project that will make park visitation fun, and possibly profitable, for individuals and families. #MetroParksRocks! and #ACDLRocks! are the [...]

#MetroParksRocks! 2018-05-17T15:59:34+00:00

Bike Safety and Helmet Giveaway Event

2018-05-15T14:50:35+00:00

    Metroparks Hosts Bike Safety and Helmet Giveaway Event May 20 on the Greenway Trail                                 Jefferson, OH. Ashtabula County Metroparks and its Bike Patrol will conduct “Get Ready To Ride”, a bicycle safety and helmet giveaway to as part of Bike Safety Week on Sunday, May 20, 2018, from 1:30 – 4:30pm at [...]

Bike Safety and Helmet Giveaway Event 2018-05-15T14:50:35+00:00

Home for the Summer-learning the habitats of our summer resident songbirds

2018-04-25T13:52:51+00:00

HARPERSFIELD COVERED BRIDGE METROPARK   1143 Old Harpersfield Rd  Geneva   SATURDAY May 5, 2018   9am to noon Ellsworth Pavilion (south side of the river) In early May, it's easy to become overwhelmed by all the migrating songbirds who temporarily join our year round and summer residents.  This program will focus on birds who nest in [...]

Home for the Summer-learning the habitats of our summer resident songbirds 2018-04-25T13:52:51+00:00

Sea Lamprey Control Planned for Lake Erie Tributary

2018-04-11T09:34:01+00:00

IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2018 Contact: Scott Grunder (231) 398-4220 Ludington Biological Station SEA LAMPREY CONTROL PLANNED FOR LAKE ERIE TRIBUTARY U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service personnel will apply lampricides to the Conneaut Creek systems in Ashtabula County to kill sea lamprey larvae burrowed in the stream bottom. The applications will be conducted between April [...]

Sea Lamprey Control Planned for Lake Erie Tributary 2018-04-11T09:34:01+00:00

Trail Ride

2018-03-02T10:06:10+00:00

We're not horsing around....well actually we ARE! If you have ever wanted to go for a horseback ride in our Metroparks, now is your chance. Two Trail rides on two different dates for riders of all skill levels. Beginning lessons provided before embarking on the trail. Ride One of Two: Saturday May 12th 2018 Noon [...]

Trail Ride 2018-03-02T10:06:10+00:00

Get Ready To Ride! (Bike safety)

2018-01-18T14:44:02+00:00

Are you ready for a new season of bike riding? May is National Bike Month, and it's a perfect time to get ready to ride! We will have a short bike safety program, including "rules of the road", helmet safety, and bicycling skills. A couple of lucky riders will win a raffle prize. Following the [...]

Get Ready To Ride! (Bike safety) 2018-01-18T14:44:02+00:00

Ashtabula Metroparks Guide and Calendar of Events

2018-03-26T12:50:23+00:00

The Metroparks Volunteer Program Committee has been working hard all winter to bring new and updated programs to our Metroparks!  Check out or download the New “Ashtabula County Metroparks Guide and Calendar of Events” created by Carl Feather:   2018 Master Calendar of events You can also find a copy on our “Information” page. Join a [...]

Ashtabula Metroparks Guide and Calendar of Events 2018-03-26T12:50:23+00:00

Photographers in the Parks-Harpersfield

2018-03-22T14:29:11+00:00

Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer, and with it many opportunities for family photos. Come out for this special Photographers in the Park event that will focus on capturing better family pictures with your DSLR camera. We'll talk about picture profiles, lenses, lighting and more! Monday 6:30pm     1143 Harpersfield Road (south side) at [...]

Photographers in the Parks-Harpersfield 2018-03-22T14:29:11+00:00

Northern Spring Peepers

2018-05-16T08:50:49+00:00

Northern Spring Peepers #‎NatureNugget‬: Found in wooded areas and grassy lowlands near ponds and swamps across Ohio, northern spring peppers are tiny, well-camouflaged amphibians rarely seen. In fact, peepers are so small that they can sit comfortably on a dime! You can, and most likely have heard peepers' shrill, birdlike [...]

Northern Spring Peepers 2018-05-16T08:50:49+00:00

Grand River Kayak Adventures

2018-05-17T15:45:15+00:00

Raccoon Run will provide on-shore beginners instruction on kayaking. Participants will then be transported to the put- in location, where they will paddle to the take -out location at the Tote Road boat launch in Austinburg. Participants will be transported back to the Harpersfield Covered Bridge from the Tote Road launch site at the conclusion [...]

Grand River Kayak Adventures 2018-05-17T15:45:15+00:00