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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.

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Great Outdoor Weekend

Experience everything the great outdoors has to offer.

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The Phenomenal Hummingbird Migration

These tiny aviators accomplish big things when flying south.

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ArtsWave: Enjoy the Arts @ Parks

Come out for an afternoon of family friendly performances!

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Campgrounds

Whether it's a weekend retreat or overnight excursion, find your campsite here.

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Free Park Entry Days

Get outside and explore your Great Parks!

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Parks@Home

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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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