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North Shore Trail Update

2019-01-22T09:10:29+00:00

  For Immediate Release   North Shore Trail May Begin in 2019   Ashtabula, OH.  The long-anticipated Ashtabula Metroparks’ North Shore Trail is now expected to begin in 2019, it was announced at Metroparks’ North Shore Trail public meeting last Thursday, January 17.  The 4.25-mile trail will continue the Western Reserve Greenway Trail from Trumbull [...]

North Shore Trail Update2019-01-22T09:10:29+00:00

Greenway Trail Conditions: Winter Season

2019-01-22T10:51:27+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 Season2019-01-22T10:51:27+00:00

Wetlands Wanderings Blog: by Joyce Bond

2019-01-22T08:51:21+00:00

Wetlands Wanderings In the Eyring Wetlands Park By Joyce Bond, January 2019 With the cold and snow of the new year discouraging even the hardiest from venturing outside, let’s take a moment to discuss why wetlands are so important.  Throughout history wetlands have provided materials for food, fiber and shelter that support civilization.  This is [...]

Wetlands Wanderings Blog: by Joyce Bond2019-01-22T08:51:21+00:00

Lampson Reservoir Metropark

2019-01-16T08:17:58+00:00

Reservoir Meanderings By ACMP volunteer Sheryl Today was a glorious morning! I had the privilege of hiking the Lampson Reservoir Trail with our CEO, Larry Frimerman and our Operations Manager, Brett Bellas. Our goal was to ensure that our trail was navigable, well-marked, and ready for our guest Naturalist, Judy Semroc, from the Cleveland Museum [...]

Lampson Reservoir Metropark2019-01-16T08:17:58+00:00

Seasonal Maintenance Workers needed

2018-12-17T08:09:19+00:00

Considering a seasonal job? Assist the Operations Manager with day to day park operations. Duties include but not limited to: mowing, trimming, operation of maintenance equipment. Must be able to lift heavy objects. Drug test and background check required. May be required to work some evenings, weekends.  For more details and to apply now for [...]

Seasonal Maintenance Workers needed2018-12-17T08:09:19+00:00

Join Us! North Shore Trail Open House

2018-12-26T10:46:08+00:00

Public Meeting: Thursday January 17th, 2019  6:30pm Briquettes Smokehouse Historic Ashtabula Harbor 405 Morton Dr. Ashtabula, OH This project recently received competitive funding from ODOT's Transportation Alternative Program. Come and learn about the design for the multi-modal connector route between Lake Erie and the Western Reserve Greenway Trail- We want to hear your feedback!   [...]

Join Us! North Shore Trail Open House2018-12-26T10:46:08+00:00

Hunting Season 2018-2019

2019-01-02T09:45:51+00:00

NOTICE: Hatches Corners Metropark will be open to permitted HUNTERS ONLY January 5th-8th for muzzleloader weekend. For the safety of others; the park will be closed on Saturday through Tuesday to anyone not participating in the extended weekend. Please follow all ODNR Rules and Regulations while hunting. All permits for Metroparks permitted hunting properties have [...]

Hunting Season 2018-20192019-01-02T09:45:51+00:00

Wetland Wanderings December

2018-12-26T08:51:00+00:00

Eyring Wetlands Metropark Wetlands Wanderings In the Eyring Wetlands Park By Joyce Bond, December 2018 I arrived at the Eyring Wetlands Park to be met by the smiling face of the Ashtabula County Metroparks ranger Kristen Fortune.  The parks are currently advertising for a second park ranger.  But for now, Kristen patrols our parks maintaining [...]

Wetland Wanderings December2018-12-26T08:51:00+00:00

Help Wanted: Part-time Rangers (extended )

2019-01-02T09:37:15+00:00

Park Rangers (Part - Time) Park Ranger {Part-Time) Job Description: Patrols assigned areas for the purposes of assisting park patrons to have an enjoyable, safe and pleasant park experience. Provides information, education and assistance to park visitors to achieve resource protection, as well as visitor safety and security. Serves as a commissioned Peace Officer enforcing [...]

Help Wanted: Part-time Rangers (extended )2019-01-02T09:37:15+00:00

Wetland Wanderings November

2018-12-17T08:15:38+00:00

Wetlands Wanderings In the Eyring Wetlands Park By Joyce Bond, November 2018 As the cold and gray descended on our Ohio landscape recently, I was fortunate to spend some time in warm, sunny Florida. I participated in a couple of the local wildlife presentations put on by some knowledgeable naturalists that included seining for fish [...]

Wetland Wanderings November2018-12-17T08:15:38+00:00