There are state parks that have less to offer than this Lake Metropark. It is incredible and right on the road about halfway between Kirtland and Holden Arboretum. Our first stop was the nature center with its museum, gift shop, drinking fountain, and restrooms. My wife was happy because she loves turtles, and they had several in tanks. From there,... 更多
This park is a great place for any age to visit. There is a Nature center, a hummingbird garden, bird feeding area and an area in which they rehablilitate birds and animals which have suffered injuries. They offer programs there for adults, seniors and children. You can even bring your fishing rod and try fishing in the larger ponds. Or... 更多
Visited for a guided gorge walk. Once you are in the gorge, you could imagine being in some distant park with ice and show everywhere. Great that it is so close to home. Great naturalist guides. Good to get out of the house in mid-Winter.
Have been on many hikes at the Penitentiary Glen. Very nice trails. Staff helpful. Programs for kids very informative. The displays are always nice and hands on for the kids. The gift shop is always stocked with what I am looking for.
This is a beautiful place to visit and I'm especially attracted to the Wildlife Center. This is a great place to enjoy the day, or attend any of the wonderful events held there each year. I highly recommend it.