In support of the recommendations from the Governor’s Office, the Ohio Department of Public Health and the Center for Disease Control regarding the potential spread of the COVID-19 virus and to protect the health, safety and welfare of our employees, volunteers and visitors, Mill Creek MetroParks is extending the cancellations of all previously scheduled programs, golf clinics/programs, events, lectures and facility rentals through May 1, 2020. Several indoor/outdoor public facilities will remain closed through May 1, 2020. In the event a registration fee or rental fee was paid, a full refund will be processed.
The following Mill Creek MetroParks indoor/outdoor locations will be closed to the public:
- MetroParks Farm Education Building and Animal Barns
- D. & Velma Davis Education and Visitors Center
- All Pavilions, Cabins & Reservable Shelters
- Yellow Creek Lodge
- Lanterman’s Mill
- Wick Warming House
- Administration Office
- Mill Creek Golf Course
- All Basketball Courts
- All Playgrounds
- All Tennis Courts
- All Ball Fields
- Dek Hockey Rink – located at Wick Recreation Area
Various Mill Creek MetroParks outdoor locations will remain open including Mill Creek Park, Fellows Riverside Gardens, MetroParks Bikeway, James L. Wick Recreation Area, Scholl Recreation Area, Yellow Creek Park, Walking Trails, Golf Cart Paths for walking, and All Nature Preserves.
The MetroParks urges visitors to follow all guidelines from state and local health officials, such as social distancing, not congregating in large groups, and practicing good hygiene, as well as suggesting non-use of items such as handrails, park benches, and other areas frequently touched to help flatten the curve and stop the spread of COVID-19.