Halloween Hayrides Zombie farmers market - photo by Earl Linaburg

Halloween Hayrides tickets now on sale!
Tickets are on sale now for Lake County residents and out-of-county Farmpark members

who joined on/before August 25, 2015.



Monarch butterfly on  Milkweed at Lake Erie Bluffs - photo by greennite

Bug Day: Save the Bug!
Sunday, September 13, 2015 • noon to 4 pm
FREE Penitentiary Glen Reservation


From Paws to Plumage - the Willdife Art of Linda Merchant

Fall Art Show: From Paws to Plumage
the wildlife art of Linda Merchant

Open 9 am to 5 pm daily through October 11
FREE Penitentiary Glen Nature Center

Three-acre corn maze at Farmpark


Click here for 2015 - 2016 Wildlife Management Hunting Assignments.


Vrooman Road Detour to Indian Point Park

Lake Metroparks Mission

Lake Metroparks board and staff maintain a genuine commitment to the community, which is reflected in the balanced offering of programs shaped to fulfill the agency's mission:

To conserve and preserve the natural resources of Lake County while providing a variety of
safe, affordable and enjoyable educational and recreational programs and activities that
enhance the quality of life in Lake County now and for the generations to follow.

Monarch butterfly - photo by Cathee Thomas
Monarch butterfly - photo by Cathee Thomas