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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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Virtual Public Meetings

Join us online May 18, 19 and 20 to review plans for every park in the district.

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2021 Free Park Entry Days

Get outside and enjoy your favorite Great Parks all year long!

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The Tea Garden

Make an herbal blend with the plants that are growing right in your garden.

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Softball Leagues

Registration for 2021 summer leagues is now open.

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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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