Creek Bend Farm
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Hours: 8:00 am - dark
House, barns, trails, & creek access:
Description & History: The purchase of the property was made possible in 2002 by a generous donation from the Robert and Frances Roush Family and a grant from the Ohio Public Works Commission’s Clean Ohio Conservation Fund and Ohio Department of Natural Resources Coastal Restoration Grant Program. The property, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was the home of Fran Roush and Bob Roush, former Sandusky County Commissioner.
The Park District is developing a 1930’s-1950’s era farm park.
Trails are open daily for hiking. The house and barns are currently open only during scheduled programs.
**NOTE: The Nature Center at Creek Bend Farm is scheduled to be built in 2014. Click HERE to learn more.**
Reserve a Shelter: The area known as the "Loafing Shed" (behind the large barn) is available for rent.
At the top of this page click on "Register Online - Facilities" or call 419-334-4495
$45 Sandusky County residents, $55 non-residents, 10 tables, serving approximately 60-80 people.
There is electricity, but no water and no grill. There is a portable toilet.
***NOTE: the Loafing Shed is not available for reservation in 2014 due to site construction***
Activities: Birding, Cross Country Skiing, Fishing, Geocaching, Hiking, History, Metal Detecting, Picnicking, Picnic Shelter, Reservations Accepted
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