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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.


Annual Winter Hike Series

Take time to get outside this winter.

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Annual Winter Bird Count

Fly to this festivity honoring feathered friends.

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Holiday Gift Packages

Give the gift outdoor enthusiasts will love!

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Birthday Parties

Celebrate their special day in style!

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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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