Happy Earth Day! Celebrate nature with your family today by enjoying one of our local parks with Nature PlayScapes – see our list here!
Hills & Dales Playground and Nature Play: 2606 Hilton Drive, Kettering OH 45409
Hills & Dales White Oak Camp area offers a traditional playground and a nature play area on the tree-covered hill.
Englewood MetroPark Nature Play: 4361 W. National Rd., Vandalia OH 45377
The nature play area at Englewood MetroPark provides an opportunity for kids to explore, build forts, count bugs and use their imaginations in unstructured outdoor play.
Possum Creek Nature Play: 4790 Frytown Rd., Dayton OH 45417
Possum Creek has a nature play area, complete with logs and stumps, next to the farm house.
Sugarcreek Nature Play: 4178 Conference Rd., Bellbrook, OH 45305
Sugarcreek’s nature play area backs up to a wooded area perfect for exploring!
Wesleyan Playground & Nature Play: 1441 Wesleyan Rd., Dayton OH 45406
Like Hills & dales, Wesleyan features a traditional playground and a nature play area! Kids can weave in and out of the two spaces, climb on logs, find bugs and explore natural habitats.
Wegerzyn Gardens: 1301 E. Siebenthaler Ave., Dayton, OH 45414
Kids will appreciate and interact with the wonders of nature in the Children’s Discovery Garden.