Medina County Park Locations


The health and safety of park visitors and Medina County Park District staff is the top priority during the current health crisis. In an effort to promote social distancing and to reduce exposure to COVID-19, all Medina County Park District locations will be closed effective Monday, March 23 at 6 a.m. EXCEPT for the following:

  • Brunswick Lake Park
  • Buckeye Woods Park (Only State Route 162 and Deerview Lane entrances open)
  • Hubbard Valley Park
  • Lake Medina
  • Letha House Park West
  • Multipurpose Trails: Lester Rail Trail, Chippewa Inlet Trail, Chippewa Rail Trail, and Montville Trail

Click HERE for a list of open park addresses.

While visiting open parks, the park district urges park visitors to follow CDC guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

  • Keep a six-foot distance between yourself and other park users.
  • If you are ill, please do not visit parks.
  • Cover your mouth and nose when you sneeze.
  • Do not use playground equipment. On 3/22/20, Governor Mike DeWine ordered that all playgrounds be closed until further notice.

Wolf Creek Environmental Center, Alderfer-Oenslager Wildlife Sanctuary, Susan Hambley Nature Center, and Park District Headquarters are closed to the public through April 30.

Click map to download the map and a list of all park addresses.


1. Allardale
2. Buckeye Woods/Park District Headquarters
3. Brunswick Lake/
Susan Hambley Nature Center
4. Carolyn Ludwig Mugrage Park
5. Green Leaf
6. Hubbard Valley/Buffalo Creek Retreat
7. Lake Medina
8. Letha House
9. Plum Creek
10. River Styx

A variety of activities are possible in our parks – hiking, biking, fishing, picnicking, birdwatching, and more. Many parks have playgrounds, reservable lodges and open-air shelters; amenities vary by location. A few sports fields are available. Leashed pets are welcome.


11. Black River/Hidden Hollow Camp
12. Chippewa Lake/Krabill Lodge/Boat Ramp
13. Killbucks Lakes
14. Medina Marsh
15. Princess Ledges
16. Schleman

Our nature preserves have fewer amenities than parks. Improvements are typically limited to open-air shelters and natural-surface trails. Restrooms may not be available. Leashed pets are welcome. Biking is not permitted.


17. Chippewa Inlet Trail
18. Chippewa Rail Trail
19. Lester Rail Trail
20. Montville Trail

  21. Alderfer/Oenslager
Wolf Creek Environmental Center

Wildlife Sanctuaries
Visitors to our wildlife sanctuaries will notice similarities to nature preserves. However, additional restrictions include no fishing, no picnicking, and no pets.