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

Photographers in the Park

2017-07-05T11:01:26+00:00

Monthly gathering for photographers. Explore Metroparks with your still and video cameras. All ages and skill levels. Gather at 6pm Q & A at 6:30pm Harpersfield Covered Bridge Metropark Topic: Rural Landscapes 440.415.3596 FMI

Photographers in the Park 2017-07-05T11:01:26+00:00

Hike at Lampson Reservoir Metropark

2017-09-26T09:48:42+00:00

Sam Wharram Nature Club hosts: Plan on a hike before you go bridge-hopping (Covered Bridge Festival). Check out fall colors and whatever wildlife may be active around the reservoir and along Mill Creek.  The new trail along Mill  Creek is complete (although one section may be muddy if it rains) and is very scenic.  We'll [...]

Hike at Lampson Reservoir Metropark 2017-09-26T09:48:42+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

Metroparks hosts bird-feeding expert at Lampson Reservoir Metropark on Oct. 18

2017-09-20T15:16:05+00:00

Preparing bird feeders and selecting the winter feed and suet for birds and other wildlife are topics that Mark A. Meyer will cover during an outdoor bird feeding workshop on Oct. 18 at the Lampson Reservoir Metropark parking lot area. The presentation will be from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. (early-bird hours). Meyer has agreed to [...]

Metroparks hosts bird-feeding expert at Lampson Reservoir Metropark on Oct. 18 2017-09-20T15:16:05+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

Lost Covered Bridges of Ashtabula County & Family movie night

2017-09-05T13:05:57+00:00

Discover the lost covered bridges of Ashtabula County; short power point presentation by Carl Feather. Following the presentation will be a showing of  family- friendly Halloween movies. TBD

Lost Covered Bridges of Ashtabula County & Family movie night 2017-09-05T13:05:57+00:00