Wetland Wanderings


Wetland Wanderings In the Eyring Wetlands Park By Joyce Bond Fall has arrived in Ashtabula County with the sporadic cooling of temperatures and some heavy rains.  A visit to the Eyring Wetlands Park this week began with moving a large branch from the parking lot entrance.  The heavy rains soaked the tree canopies and probably [...]

Wetland Wanderings2018-09-17T10:17:04+00:00

Ashtabula Metroparks Guide and Calendar of Events


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 Events2018-03-26T12:50:23+00:00

Covered Bridge Weekend Events


 Ashtabula County Metroparks Hosts Autumn Series of Hiking, other Programs Horseplay, October 6 The Ashtabula County Metroparks is hosting a series of hiking, safety and other fun programing for all skill levels in our local Metroparks this Fall. The first event is scheduled for Saturday, October 6, 2018 from noon until 5pm at Ashley Moore’s [...]

Covered Bridge Weekend Events2018-10-10T14:02:48+00:00

Yoga In The Parks


The Ashtabula County Metroparks is offering a series of yoga and hiking programs in our local Metroparks this summer. Following the first session on Saturday, June 23, 2018, programs will be conducted twice monthly in July and August. The 2 hour programs, for all skill levels, will each be located in a different park, affording [...]

Yoga In The Parks2018-07-31T14:13:36+00:00

Town Hall Meeting


News Advisory: Please click on the survey link to complete the survey: Red Brook Metropark Survey For Immediate Release   Ashtabula County Metroparks is holding a town hall meeting to provide an update on plans for a new Red Brook Metropark at the former Ashtabula Country Club and Harbor Golf Club site.   Metroparks and the [...]

Town Hall Meeting2018-09-10T08:46:36+00:00

Bike Patrol looking for Volunteers


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 Volunteers2017-08-18T15:50:08+00:00

Music Along the River 2018


  Join us at the Harpersfield Covered Bridge Metropark for Music Along the River 2018, August 17th-19th. This year’s festival features old time string band, ‘Mr. Haney,’ and local bluegrass band, ‘Young and Blue.’ Want to hone your musical skills? Attend a free workshop on guitar, banjo, mountain dulcimer or ukulele. Like to play? Join [...]

Music Along the River 20182018-06-26T08:22:40+00:00

Ashtabula County Metroparks Hires its First – Ever Park Ranger


The Ashtabula County Metroparks has hired Kristen Fortune as its first-ever Park Ranger.  Ranger Fortune comes to Ashtabula Metroparks with five years of police and law enforcement experience, including three years as a fulltime patrolman at Roaming Shores and years of experience with the Ashtabula City Police Department. Ms. Fortune was sworn in as the [...]

Ashtabula County Metroparks Hires its First – Ever Park Ranger2018-07-12T13:40:00+00:00