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Great Parks of Hamilton County

Our Mission is to preserve and protect natural resources and to provide outdoor recreation and education in order to enhance the quality of life for present and future generations.


Paws in the Park

Celebrate your four-legged friends with a day that's all about them!

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Community Days

Experience all that Great Parks have to offer at no cost.

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Mountain Biking

Go for a ride on the first official mountain bike trail in Hamilton County.

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Day Camps

Have the kids get outside and active this summer at Great Parks Day Camps!

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Nature Center at The Summit

Nature Center at The Summit

Hang out at our nature center in Roselawn!

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Park Alerts & Updates

Before you head out, know the status of the parks.

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Get Your Annual Motor Vehicle Permit

A valid Motor Vehicle Permit is required to enter the parks. Cost for residents of Hamilton County: $10 annual/$5 daily; other visitors: $16 annual/$8 daily. Otto Armleder Memorial Park & Recreation Complex and Fernbank Park are cooperative ventures with the City of Cincinnati; therefore, a Motor Vehicle Permit is not required.

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