The WILD Days of Winter Game: Candy Land has gone WILD

Penitentiary Glen Nature Center FREE

Open daily* noon to 5 pm Special activities Saturdays 1 to 3 pm
*closed holidays


While you're here, visit one of our parks


Santa's Toy Workshop

Lake Metroparks Farmpark
November 27, 28 & 29


Veterans Park winter photo - Photo by Ryann Anderson

Lake Metroparks: Top 5 Winter Hikes
A natural cure for cabin fever

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.

New pedestrian bridge connecting trail on both the Clark and Lane Road sections.
Lake Erie Bluffs

The new pedestrian bridge at Lake Metroparks Lake Erie Bluffs provides access to a loop of more than three miles of contiguous trails.