Current Park Conditions

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Check Conditions Before You Go

Last updated: Friday, August 22, 2014, at 4:50 p.m.

Please check back for updates on current park conditions or contact Great Parks Monday-Tuesday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., and Wednesday-Sunday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m., at 513-521-7275.

The wet playgrounds at Winton Woods Harbor, Miami Whitewater Forest Harbor, and Woodland Mound Breezy Point will be closed from Monday, August 25 through Friday, August 29. They will reopen for Labor Day weekend August 30 through September 1 (final day for the season). Sharon Woods Harbor will be open during this time.
 

Park Conditions

Otto Armleder Memorial Park and Recreation Complex: The park, dog park and trails are open.

Avoca Trailhead: Open

Bass Island: Open

Embshoff Woods: Open 

Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve: Open

Fernbank Park: Open

Route 50 between Bender Road and Dinning Lane is currently reduced to one lane in each direction. Please anticipate traffic delays while visiting Fernbank Park.

Francis RecreAcres: Open

Glenwood Gardens: Open

Kroger Hills: Open

Lake Isabella: Open

Little Miami Golf Center: Open

Miami Whitewater Forest: Open. The wooded horse trail is open.

The section of the bike trail near Atherton Road that was detoured due to erosion is open.

Mitchell Memorial Forest: Open. The mountain bike trail is closed.

Oak Glen Nature Preserve: Closed. For more information and updates, please click here.

Sharon Woods: Open

Shawnee Lookout: Open. The boat ramp is closed.

Triple Creek: Open

Winton Woods: Open. The Kayak/Canoe Launch at Harbor Boathouse has been closed until further notice.

Due to weather,  the wet playground will be closed on Friday, August 22, 2014.

Please be advised of the Metropolitian Sewer District Aerial Sewer Replacement Project occuring at Winton Lake in 2014. Some closings and inconveniences should be anticipated during this project. Your patience and understanding will be greatly appreciated! Construction Advisory Update, April 25, 2014 

Withrow Nature Preserve: Open

Woodland Mound: Open. The boat ramp is closed. The River Walk program scheduled for Sun 8/24 is canceled due to the closure of Steamboat Bend boat ramp as a result of the recent Duke Energy diesel fuel spill at Beckjord power plant.

Due to weather, Breezy Point Wet Playground and Snack Bar is closed on Friday, August 22, 2014.

 

Features

Wet Playgrounds: Open for the season, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. daily. Check current park conditions for weather related closures.

Athletic Fields: Please visit our Athletics page for rainout numbers for athletic leagues at Miami Whitewater Forest, Sharon Woods, Triple Creek and Francis RecreAcres.

 

Notes

  • The temperature must be higher than 70 degrees in order for wet playgrounds to open.
  • The temperature must be higher than 60 degrees for harbor snack bars to open.
  • The Winton Queen tour boat runs when temperatures are between 60 and 90 degrees, the winds are below 20 mph and rain chances are less than 50%.
  • The Armleder Trail Connection to Lunken is closed when the Ohio River level is at 38 feet. Armleder Park closes when the river level is at 42 feet. See the National Weather Service for current and forecasted river levels.