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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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Annual Auction

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Healthy Kids Day

Get moving with Great Parks and the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati!

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Kids’ Fishing Derby

Will you catch the biggest fish?

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Conservation

Discover what animals call your parks home.

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Highfield Discovery Garden

Explore the magic of nature.

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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: $15 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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