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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.


Halloween Movie in the Park

Head out for an evening of tricks, treats, and most importantly, a fun film!

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Putting Your Garden to Bed

Fall is the time to let gardens rest. Follow these techniques when it's time to put your garden to bed.

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Spooky Tales on the Trails

Explore the parks after dark with these not-too-scary tales!

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Parky's Farm

Bring your family out to enjoy a day at the barnyard.

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Online Tee Times

Hit the links at one of Great Parks' six beautiful golf courses.

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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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