Photo by Al Miller

50+ miles of trails to explore


Let's get started...pick a park:



Lighthouse Triathlon/Kayak Triathlon
Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park •July 17
Pre-registration requiredVolunteers needed



Lake Metroparks FarmparkFREE admission
July 9 • 9 am to 5 pm
Volunteers needed

Lake Metroparks Mission

Lake Metroparks board and staff maintain a genuine commitment to the community, which is reflected in the balanced offering of programs shaped to fulfill the agency's mission:

To conserve and preserve the natural resources of Lake County while providing a variety of
safe, affordable and enjoyable educational and recreational programs and activities that
enhance the quality of life in Lake County now and for the generations to follow.


30th Annual Amateur Photography Contest and Show

Best of Show - Adult: Wistfully Waiting by Heather Barninger

Best of Show - Adult: Wistfully Waiting by Heather Barninger

Rotating images photo credits:

  • Explore more than 50 miles of trails in our parks ― greennite

  • Small dog area is large at Canine Meadow Dog Park ― Derek Snyder

  • The overlook at Chapin Forest Reservation ― greennite

  • Paddleboarding at sunset on Lake Erie ― Bill Janda

  • Miniature stone sculpture at Lakeshore Reservation ― Sue Atwell

  • Summer fun at Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park ― Jeff Taipale