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New Linear Park and Trail Planned for East Side

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Linear Park and Trail Planned for East Side

Columbus Recreation and Parks is moving ahead with plans to convert a long-abandoned rail corridor into a linear park and trail. To be called the Eastmoor Green Line, the trail will run along Whitehall’s western edge, starting at East Broad Street and extending three miles to the south, where it will dead-end at I-70. Brad […]

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City Seeks Feedback on Scioto Trail Extension, Quarry Trails Connection

Brent Warren Brent Warren City Seeks Feedback on Scioto Trail Extension, Quarry Trails Connection

The Columbus Recreation and Parks Department is seeking feedback on a future trail extension that would fill in a key gap in the trail network while also connecting it to the new Quarry Trails Metro Park. The Scioto Trail currently runs from the South Side to West Fifth Avenue, winding its way through Downtown along […]

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Mountain Bike Facility Planned for Quarry Trails

Brent Warren Brent Warren Mountain Bike Facility Planned for Quarry Trails

Work is scheduled to start this summer on the first trails at the new Quarry Trails Metro Park. Designed specifically for mountain biking, the facility will take advantage of the unique topography of the former quarry site to offer a variety of challenging downhill runs. Steve Studenmund, Metro Park’s Strategic Planning/Land Acquisition Manager, said that […]

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Zaleski Backpacking

  Zaleski Backpacking

Hike Ohio’s beautiful Zaleski on this backpacking trip! This trip is ideal for avid hikers who are looking to take it to the next step, but doesn’t have to be an experienced backpacker, that is where we come in! We will hike 12-18 miles of Zaleski’s trails while learning about Leave No Trace and other […]

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Women’s Zaleski Backpacking

  Women’s Zaleski Backpacking

Hike Ohio’s beautiful Zaleski on this all-women backpacking trip! This trip is ideal for avid hikers who are looking to take it to the next step, but you don’t have to be an experienced backpacker. That is where we come in! We will hike 12-18 miles of Zaleski’s trails while learning about Leave No Trace […]

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Cinco De Mayo Glow Run

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Cinco De Mayo Glow Run

Cinco De Mayo Glow Run Presented by Toyota Direct supported by the Gahanna Parks & Recreation Foundation Enjoy Creekside Park with Gahanna Parks & Recreation for the Cinco De Mayo Glow Run for an evening of fun, exercise, music, and laughs. The route will utilize the Creekside area including trails along the Big Walnut Creek, […]

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Backpacking Trip – 3 Days 2 Nights in the Appalachian Foothills

  Backpacking Trip – 3 Days 2 Nights in the Appalachian Foothills

Backpacking Basics & Leave No Trace Instruction Erin and I are more than excited to announce our first backpacking trip for 2018 in early May! We CANNOT wait to get out in the woods with you this year and this trip is the perfect beginning! Learn how to backpack in the Appalachian Foothills with Clintonville […]

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