About Sharon Woods
Sharon Woods is a popular park that features a visitor center with exhibits, gift shop and the Adventure Station, an accessible two-story indoor play area for children ages 2-12. The park is a popular spot to exercise outdoors with a 2.6-mile paved multi-purpose trail around the lake, a 1.0-mile Parcours trail and the 0.7-mile Gorge nature trail. Reservable areas include the Lakeside Lodge, as well as shelters and picnic areas, with Great Parks Catering available. Children’s celebration packages at Sharon Centre are also available.
If you are looking to rent a row, pedal or pontoon boat, try stand-up paddleboarding or rent a bike for the day, the boathouse is the place to go. Located on 35-acre Sharon Lake, it provides easy access to recreational water activities and a beautiful view of the water.
Great Parks has had its own catering services since 1985. Staff can cater any special event at Sharon Woods with their special picnic packages. Meals can be grilled on-site at many of our reservable picnic shelters and at Stonewood Banquet Center at Sharon Woods Golf Course.
Be sure to stop in Sharon Centre if you are looking for a unique gift for any occasion. This Nature's Niche Gifts & Books is one of the larger shop locations with a wide variety of local and handmade goods.
As Great Parks oldest and most popular course, Sharon Woods Golf Course provides challenging play with rolling hills and beautiful views. The classic 18-hole course has been rated four stars by Golf Digest
and has award-winning PGA Professionals.
The harbor area is the hub of the park with a snack bar, large playground, water feature play area for kids and plenty of seating for a fun picnic.
Heritage Village Museum
The Heritage Village Museum is a recreated 1800s community featuring historic buildings within Sharon Woods. The grounds of Heritage Village are leased by Historic Southwest Ohio (HSO), a non-profit organization dedicated to preservation of 19th century life.
Sharon Centre features nature exhibits, live wildlife, a gift shop and an accessible two-story indoor play area for ages 2-12 that is popular during winter or those hot summer days.