Search
Category:
Park:
Start Date:
End Date:
Keywords:

Choose a Program Step 1 of 5
  Date Title Time Park Register
5/8/17 RocketWalk: FitTracks 10:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Join The University of Toledo, Center for Successful Aging every Monday and Friday for a fitness walking program in the Metroparks. Open to all adults. Classes are free to the public. Fitness classes will accommodate beginner, intermediate and advanced fitness levels. Free t-shirt for all participants. The University of Toledo, Center for Successful Aging is in charge of this program. For more information on this program please call 419-530-5208.  
5/9/17 RocketWalk: FitTracks 6:00 PM Pearson No Registration Required
  Join The University of Toledo, Center for Successful Aging every Tuesday for a fitness walking program in the Metroparks. Open to all adults. Classes are free to the public. Fitness classes will accommodate beginner, intermediate and advanced fitness levels. Free t-shirt for all participants. The University of Toledo, Center for Successful Aging is in charge of this program. For more information on this program please call 419-530-5208.  
9/30/17 Overnight Backpacking Adventure 10:00 AM Oak Openings Preserve Waiting List
  Escape into nature for an overnight retreat and explore the beautiful Oak Openings Preserve Metropark as you backpack through 15.5 sparsely populated miles of trail. Participants will explore nearly every habitat encompassed within the Oak Openings Preserve while learning valuable backpacking and camping skills. No backpacking experience necessary; this hike is perfect for the beginner backpacker. Recommended age of participants is 16 or older; please call to discuss younger participants. All minors must be accompanied by a guardian. Backpacks, tents, sleeping bags and pads, and stove and cook sets are available to borrow. Meals not included. A mandatory pre-trip meeting will be held on the evening of Monday September 25, 2017 from 6:30-8:00 pm at Oak Openings Lodge, to check and fit gear, talk about the trip, and answer any questions. Co-sponsored by Mountain Mentors.  
10/2/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/3/17 Calling All Scouts!: Webelos, Cast Iron/Castaway Combo 5:00 PM Oak Openings Preserve Waiting List
  You don't need to be shipwrecked on a desert island to appreciate and use the skills gained in this activity. Finding and creating food, water, shelter and fire in a survival situation with just basic equipment will have Scouts prepared for a worst case scenario. All Scouts will receive a Metroparks patch for participating.  
10/4/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/5/17 Fitness Night Hike: Adults and Teens 7:00 PM Oak Openings Preserve Registration Closed
   
10/6/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/7/17 CLOSED:Try It! Archery: (Ages 5-7) 1:00 PM Westwinds Registration Closed
  Ready, aim, fire! This program will provide an introduction to the sport of archery. Learn about the archery range and safety essentials, then try your hand at shooting. If you enjoy your Archery Try It, sign up for an in depth Archery 101 class!  
10/7/17 Try It! Archery: (Ages 8-12) 2:15 PM Westwinds Registration Closed
  Ready, aim, fire! This program will provide an introduction to the sport of archery. Learn about the archery range and safety essentials, then try your hand at shooting. If you enjoy your Archery Try It, sign up for an in depth Archery 101 class!  
10/7/17 Try It! Archery: (Ages 13+) 3:30 PM Westwinds Registration Closed
  Ready, aim, fire! This program will provide an introduction to the sport of archery. Learn about the archery range and safety essentials, then try your hand at shooting. If you enjoy your Archery Try It, sign up for an in depth Archery 101 class!  
10/7/17 CANCELLED: Evening on the Water: Families 7:00 PM Side Cut Registration Closed
  Watch the sun set and the stars come out on the water. All boats and other paddling gear provided; wear clothing and shoes to get wet (no cotton). Participants must be 8 or older to paddle, minors must be accompanied by an adult. Register all participants ages 8+. Up to two children ages 4-7 may ride in the middle for free for every two registered participants. Please leave a comment with ages of all children (for life jacket counts).  
10/9/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/9/17 Try It! Canoeing, Families: (Ages 4+) 6:00 PM Side Cut Registration Closed
  These one-hour programs give you the very basics. Give it a try to see if you want to sign up for a class or eco-tour!

All boats and other paddling gear provided; wear clothing and shoes to get wet (no cotton). Participants must be 8 years or older to paddle, minors must be accompanied by an adult. Register all participants ages 8+. Up to two children ages 4-7 may ride in the middle for free for every two registered participants. Please leave a comment with the ages of all children (for life jacket counts).

 
10/10/17 Calling All Scouts! Junior Girl Scouts, Outdoor Adventurer 6:30 PM Farnsworth Registration Closed
  Explore the outdoors with a naturalist and learn some new outdoor skills. Scouts will explore nature and the outdoors, learn camping skills, and help care for their parks. All Scouts will receive a Metroparks patch for participating.  
10/11/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/12/17 Cycle Circle: Glow Roll: Adults 7:00 PM Pearson Registration Closed
  Light up the might with friends on a bike ride through your favorite park parks. All skill levels and bikes are welcome. Please bring your bike, helmet (required), wear reflective gear and/or lights, bugspray and bring a water bottle. Please dress appropriately for the weather. Please dress appropriately for the weather.  
10/13/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/15/17 Intermediate Orienteering: Families 8 and Older 1:00 PM Oak Openings Preserve Registration Closed
  Put your Orienteering skills to the test on our orienteering course. Brief introduction to the course and navigation included. Dress for weather and have footwear appropriate for off-trail and uneven ground.  
10/16/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/17/17 Try it! Kayaking: (Ages 8+) 6:00 PM Blue Creek Conservation Area Registration Closed
  These one-hour programs give you the very basics. Give it a try to see if you want to sign up for a class or eco-tour!

All boats and other paddling gear provided; wear clothing and shoes to get wet (no cotton). Participants must be 8 or older, minors must be accompanied by an adult. Register all participants.

 
10/18/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/18/17 CANCELLED:Calling All Scouts! Night Owl: Cadette Girl Scouts, Night Owl 6:30 PM Oak Openings Preserve Registration Closed
  Experience the excitement of real night-life! Turn off the electronics and tune in the senses to get in touch with your nocturnal side. All Scouts will receive a Metroparks patch for participating.  
10/19/17 New Moon Hike: Families 7:00 PM Swan Creek Preserve Registration Closed
  In the park after dark, come join Metroparks for some nocturnal fun! Just because it's dark out doesn't mean that the park inhabitants have gone to sleep. We'll use all of our senses on this walk and learn it's not scary to be outside in the dark.Dress accordingly for the weather and let's get outside.  
10/20/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/23/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/25/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/26/17 CANCELLED: Spooky Geocache: Families 5:30 PM Providence Registration Closed
  Enjoy the fall atmosphere with a spooky evening scavenger hunt. GPS units provided; flashlights or headlamps recommended.  
10/27/17 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
10/27/17 Campfire Cooking: Make it a Date 6:30 PM Secor Registration Closed
  Join the Metroparks staff for an enjoyable campfire culinary experience and experiment with different methods of preparing meals around a campfire. This session's menu includes seasonal squash soup and apple crisp. Cooking equipment, food, recipes, and instructions will be provided: Just bring your appetite! make it a date and stop by the National Center for Nature Photography beforehand to check out the newest exhibit. Participants are also encouraged to bring their own reusable plate, bowl, silverware, and mug to minimize the amount of waste generated. Please dress appropriately for the weather.  

 

Metroparks of the
Toledo Area

5100 West Central Ave.
Toledo, OH 43615
419-407-9700
Programs || Facilities || Camping || Memberships
Privacy Statement || Security || Contact Metroparks
Metroparks Home || Reservation Home
Emerge Inc. Mobile, Social and Web Solutions
Cancel Your Order View Your Cart Proceed to Checkout