Hike and Yoga in the Parks

2019-03-22T15:24:48-05:00

The Ashtabula County Metroparks is offering a series of yoga and hiking programs in our local Metroparks this summer. Hosted by certified instructor Jennifer Troy of the Bhava House. Join us this summer for yoga classes to be held on the second and fourth Saturdays each month at different Metropark locations-starting June 8th at the [...]

Hike and Yoga in the Parks2019-03-22T15:24:48-05:00

Rain Garden Workshop

2019-02-22T15:32:30-05:00

Sunday May 26th, 2019 2pm Red Brook Metropark 4338 Lake Rd Saybrook Twp This presentation will provide attendees with tools for locating, designing, installing and maintaining a raingarden on their properties. Our presenter is Joyce Bond, RLA, and a resident of Ashtabula County. Appropriate for: Adult gardeners, conservation-minded persons. Minors welcome but must be accompanied [...]

Rain Garden Workshop2019-02-22T15:32:30-05:00

Seasonal Plant Walks: Ethnobotany Plant Walk Clara D Peet Preserve

2019-04-01T09:07:17-05:00

Sunday May 19, 2019 1pm-3pm Join herbalist Leah Wolfe for the second of four seasonal plant walks: a spring stroll in the Clara D Peet Preserve Metropark with frequent stops to identify plants and their uses as food, medicine, tools, and crafts. Learn about spring greens and spring ephemerals, those plants that come up before [...]

Seasonal Plant Walks: Ethnobotany Plant Walk Clara D Peet Preserve2019-04-01T09:07:17-05:00

Bike Safety Week-Get Ready to Ride!

2019-04-09T14:07:20-05:00

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 and bicycle safety check by our Metropark Volunteers .  Several lucky riders will receive a free bike helmet.  Following the bike safety [...]

Bike Safety Week-Get Ready to Ride!2019-04-09T14:07:20-05:00

Coming Soon: New Trailhead for Western Reserve Greenway Trail

2019-05-08T09:58:36-05:00

  The Ashtabula County Metroparks is building a new parking lot and trailhead facility for improved access to the Western Reserve Greenway Trail in the Village of Roaming Shores.  The asphalt parking area will provide  parking spaces along Rome-Rock Creek Road.  A paved path will connect to the Western Reserve Greenway Trail.  The Ashtabula County [...]

Coming Soon: New Trailhead for Western Reserve Greenway Trail2019-05-08T09:58:36-05:00

Spring Bird Week Hike

2019-03-18T09:43:55-05:00

Saturday May 4th, 2019 9am Friends of Conneaut Creek Metropark 27 Blakeslee Rd Conneaut, OH Take a leisurely walk led by Marc Hanneman, President of the Sam Wharram Nature Club as he checks out the local bird population. Free and open to ages 10 and over. Minors must be accompanied by adult. Bring binoculars, camera. [...]

Spring Bird Week Hike2019-03-18T09:43:55-05:00

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL Upper Grand Pool Removal

2019-05-01T09:53:26-05:00

Ashtabula Metroparks Request for Proposal Sealed proposals will be received by Brett Bellas, Operations Manager with the Ashtabula County Metroparks for demolition of a pool and pool house, until May 7th, 2019 at 10 a.m. local time. Work will be conducted on park property located at 3181 Cork Cold Springs Road in Austinburg Township.  Contact Brett [...]

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL Upper Grand Pool Removal2019-05-01T09:53:26-05:00

Grand River Canoe Kayak Race – CANCELLED FOR 2019

2019-05-03T13:12:10-05:00

POSTPONED/RESCHEDULED/CANCELLED: Grand River Canoe and Kayak Race Ashtabula County Metroparks Harpersfield Covered Bridge Metropark to Hidden Valley Park (south entrance) DUE TO POOR WEATHER CONDITIONS AND FOR THE SAFETY OF ALL INVOLVED, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR. Registration required Due to excessively high water levels on the Grand River, The Lake Metroparks Grand River [...]

Grand River Canoe Kayak Race – CANCELLED FOR 20192019-05-03T13:12:10-05:00

CANCELLED: Grand River Canoe and Kayak Race

2019-05-03T12:59:52-05:00

Due to high water levels on the Grand River, The Lake Metroparks Grand River Canoe and Kayak Race, originally scheduled for Saturday, April 27, postponed and rescheduled to Saturday, May 4; HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO POOR WEATHER CONDITIONS. Our concern is for the safety of race participants, staff and volunteers. We want to thank [...]

CANCELLED: Grand River Canoe and Kayak Race2019-05-03T12:59:52-05:00