UH and Metroparks Team Kick Off Parks Rx Program

2019-07-11T10:37:16-04:00

 Ashtabula County Metroparks and University Hospitals will kick off their new Parks Rx Program at 8:45 a.m. on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at UH Geneva Medical Center. The program’s goal is to help the community get healthy and stay healthy while enjoying Ashtabula County Metroparks. Park Rx encourages visitors to make use of parks to [...]

UH and Metroparks Team Kick Off Parks Rx Program2019-07-11T10:37:16-04:00

Summer Bird Feeder with Mark Meyer

2019-06-24T11:33:48-04:00

Lampson Reservoir Metropark 2pm Workshop Mark Meyer of the Bird Feeder will discuss bird seed mixes for summer and how to stock your feeders with the seeds and nuts that will make your yard a favorite destination for wildlife. Bring a chair, questions!  Jacket, binoculars, shoes for hiking afterwards.  Grass may be wet.   To [...]

Summer Bird Feeder with Mark Meyer2019-06-24T11:33:48-04:00

Longest Day of Play

2019-06-18T10:37:01-04:00

Longest Day of Play is a FREE family event. The Longest Day of Play will be held at Lakeshore Park in Ashtabula, Ohio on June 22nd from 11:00 am -2:00 pm. No registration is needed, just show up and have fun! Come on out and enjoy a free bagged lunch, games, dancing, visit exhibitors, free [...]

Longest Day of Play2019-06-18T10:37:01-04:00

Wetland Wanderings-Eyring Wetlands Preserve

2019-06-10T10:50:30-04:00

Wetlands Wanderings In the Eyring Wetlands Park By Joyce Bond, May 2019 The sounds of spring were abundant during my visit to Eyring Wetland this week.  Starting with the sounds of the Ashtabula County highway department.  The County has a portion of Mechanicsville Road closed as it works on a culvert at the intersection of [...]

Wetland Wanderings-Eyring Wetlands Preserve2019-06-10T10:50:30-04:00

Rain Garden Workshop

2019-02-22T15:32:30-04:00

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 Workshop2019-02-22T15:32:30-04:00

Bike Safety Week-Get Ready to Ride!

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

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

Coming Soon: New Trailhead for Western Reserve Greenway Trail

2019-05-08T09:58:36-04:00

  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 Trail2019-05-08T09:58:36-04:00

CANCELLED: Grand River Canoe and Kayak Race

2019-05-03T12:59:52-04:00

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 Race2019-05-03T12:59:52-04:00

Ashtabula Metroparks Announces Master Planning Forums

2019-06-10T11:03:24-04:00

TAKE THE SURVEY!  TO JOIN IN ON THE PARK PLANNING PROCESS FOLLOW THIS LINK:    https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PVHFWS3 The Ashtabula County Metroparks is announcing a series of public forums for the general public as a part of Metroparks’ Master Planning Process. The meetings are being held to gather ideas and interested party’s recommended priorities as the Board and [...]

Ashtabula Metroparks Announces Master Planning Forums2019-06-10T11:03:24-04:00