Battelle Darby Creek is a large Metro Park located on the southwest side of Columbus, near Galloway. There are hiking trails both long and short. Mostly gravel, well maintained and good for trail running as well as hiking. There is a herd of bison that live in the park, although they've never been out where I could see them when... 更多
Rode over 10 miles throughout the park, experienced the wildlife and landscape. Family friendly with observation stops along the way. Would take the ittie bitties to experience the Bison roaming in the fields
This place was always my favorite area as a kid, and growing up, but in the last several years they have acquired more land for the park, and it has really paid off! We recently attended the Columbus folk festival at the Indian picnic area, and it was such a nice place to have an event! I couldn't believe that... 更多
They have a real stream inside to show the different stages. They have a big screen video. They have lots of preserved animals ...and they have bison...
This park is great for everyone. A nice nature center, a view of the landscape and the bison, and a staff that is great. Beautiful sculptures and easy walking. Great place to visit.
Living close by, I go to Darby Creek quite often. Depending on what trail you take there arn't a lot of people. There is always great things to see like the bison, however there is also an old run down rusty pickup tucked away in the woods. Next time you're there go and see if you can find it!