UPCOMING PROGRAMS

Spilling the Tea
February 28 |
Creek Bend Farm

Spilling the Tea allows you to enjoy an afternoon tea in the Homestead House while learning about life in the 1940s. February will focus on 1941. Registration is required.

Sap to Syrup
March 2 |
Creek Bend Farm

Tis the season for MAPLE SYRUP! Join us at Creek Bend Farm and learn how to make your own syrup!

Sap to Syrup
March 2 |
Creek Bend Farm

Tis the season for MAPLE SYRUP! Join us at Creek Bend Farm and learn how to make your own syrup!

Sap to Syrup
March 2 |
Creek Bend Farm

Tis the season for MAPLE SYRUP! Join us at Creek Bend Farm and learn how to make your own syrup!

Sap to Syrup
March 2 |
Creek Bend Farm

Tis the season for MAPLE SYRUP! Join us at Creek Bend Farm and learn how to make your own syrup!

Sap to Syrup
March 2 |
Creek Bend Farm

Tis the season for MAPLE SYRUP! Join us at Creek Bend Farm and learn how to make your own syrup!

Woodcock Watch
March 8 |
Blue Heron Reserve

American Woodcocks are a shorebird species with a unique courtship flight. We will be meeting at the Blue Heron Reserve parking lot for a brief talk and to watch the display.

The Celestial Dance: Science of a Solar Eclipse
March 10 |
Don W. Miller Memorial Park (formally River Cliff Park)

Join Deb Nofzinger as she describes her experience at the 2017 eclipse and participate in activities that explain the science of why an eclipse occurs.

Nibbles Adventure Club: Salamander Search
March 16 |
Blue Heron Reserve

Be part of the Nibbles Adventure Club! Let's look for salamanders and learn more about their life cycle. For ages 4-10 years old. Boots are required. Registration is required.

Citizen Science: Wildflower Surveys
March 17 |
Creek Bend Farm

No experience needed to help with identifying wildflowers in our parks. This workshop provides the necessary training and trail assignments. Registration is required.

Spilling the Tea
March 27 |
Creek Bend Farm

Spilling the Tea allows you to enjoy an afternoon tea in the Homestead House while learning about life in the 1940s. March will focus on 1942. Registration is required.

Total Solar Eclipse
April 8 |
Creek Bend Farm

Experience the Total Solar Eclipse at Creek Bend Farm. Solar viewing glasses will be available while supplies last.

EXPLORE YOUR SANDUSKY COUNTY PARKS

North Coast Inland Trail

The Sandusky County portion of the North Coast Inland Trail, or NCIT, is a 28-mile multi-use trail that travels between Elmore and Bellevue.

Ringneck Ridge Wildlife Area

The diverse habitats include open fields, woodlands, wet meadows, and limestone barrens.

The Woods at the Luscombe Farm

A 1-mile loop trail meanders through this picturesque 55-acre woodlot which consists of maples, hickories, oaks, and spicebush.

Wolf Creek Park

Nestled along the banks of the Sandusky River

White Star Park

White Star Park consists of 797 acres and four distinct areas which include; White Star Quarry, White Star Campground, Barn and Cabins, and Doug Haubert Wetland.

Tea Kaufman Homestead

This 14-acre property is directly adjacent to the North Coast Inland Trail and serves as an access point to the trail.

Shelley Wetland

This 17-acre, bowl-shaped wetland was created when gravel was removed for the construction of the New York, Chicago and St. Louis Railway

Don W. Miller Memorial Park

Home of our Administrative Offices. Donated by Black Swamp Conservancy, this 80-acre park is located on the Sandusky River adjacent to the Blue Banks

Franklin and Phillip Rose Wildlife Area

Located at the mouth of Muddy Creek this wetland area is used for programming purposes only.

Decoy Marsh

Previously a private hunt club, this 67-acre property consists of wetlands and diked marsh areas

Christy Farm Nature Preserve

Visitors can enjoy a walk along the Muskellunge Creek or catch a glimpse of an active heron rookery

Mull Covered Bridge

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places this “town lattice” truss type bridge is one of the last remaining covered bridges in Northwest Ohio.

Blue Heron Reserve

This 160 acre propery features seasonal wetlands, grassy trails, and a mile of boardwalk trail.

Creek Bend Farm

Featuring the Wilson Nature Center, the Wildlife Library and Children's Activity Area