Medina County Park Locations


Parks and nature preserves are open daily from 6 a.m. to one hour past sunset.

Oenslager Nature Center/Alderfer-Chatfield Wildlife Sanctuary is open Tuesday to Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12 to 5 p.m. and is subject to holiday hours when applicable.

Susan Hambley Nature Center is open on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 to 5 p.m. and is subject to holiday hours when applicable.

Chippewa Lake and the public boat launch ramp are both open 24-hours per day.

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

  1. Allardale Park
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
7. Lake Medina

8. Letha House
9. Plum Creek
10. River Styx
11. Holmesbrook Park

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.


12. Black River
Hidden Hollow Camp
Bluebell Valley
Chippewa Lake
Krabill Lodge/Boat Ramp

14.Killbuck Lakes
15. Medina Marsh
16. Princess Ledges
17. Schleman
18. Litchfield Wetlands  (Now open as of 6/6/23)
19. Sharon

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.


20. Chippewa Inlet Trail
21. Chippewa Rail Trail
22. Lester Rail Trail
23. Montville Trail


24. Alderfer-Chatfield
Oenslager Nature Center
25. Granger Wetlands
(Opening late summer/fall)

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