Pickaway County Parks & Nature Preserves

The following list of parks and preserves includes those managed by federal, state, county, and non-governmental agencies (such as the National Audubon Society, the Nature Conservancy, various historical societies, etc.).

We have tried to collect information on the activities and facilities available at various parks, but things may change without us knowing about it. So please double-check the information at the official site (click on the park’s name to go there).




A.W. Marion (State Park)
  • 7317 Warner Huffer Road, Circleville, OH
  • GPS coordinates: N39.633409, W82.884050
  • Trail map
  • Park size: 309 acres
  • Total trail length: 6 miles
  • Dog friendly
  • Fishing (check the official site to see if there are any restrictions)
  • Camp sites
  • Restrooms (Latrines)
  • Boats are restricted to electric motors. Although there is no beach, boaters may swim off their boats in a corner of the lake that’s shown on the park map.
  • Campground Map
  • Park Map for A.W. Marion
  • Location on Google Maps
  • TrekOhio photos and descriptions of A.W. Marion
Calamus Swamp (Columbus Audubon Preserve)
  • Location: 1.5 miles west of Circleville. On SR 104 1/3 mi south of intersection w US 22
  • Park size: 19 acres
  • Good site for bird watching
Deer Creek SP (State Park)
Deer Creek Wildlife Area (State Wildlife Area)
  • Location: It can be reached from the east and west by U.S. Route 22 and State Route 56, and from the north and south by U.S. Route 62 and State Routes 3, 104, and 207.
  • Park size: 8,662 acres
  • Fishing (check the official site to see if there are any restrictions)
  • Archery range
  • Firearms range
  • Hunting when in season with license. Please visit park web site for details.
  • Good site for bird watching
  • Restrooms (Latrines)
  • APV riding area
  • Wildlife Area Map for Deer Creek Wildlife Area
Mackey Ford Wildlife Area (State Wildlife Area)
  • Park size: 200 acres
  • Fishing (check the official site to see if there are any restrictions)
  • Hunting when in season with license. Please visit park web site for details.
  • Good site for bird watching
  • Wildlife Area Map for Mackey Ford Wildlife Area
  • Location on Google Maps
Slate Run Living Historical Farm (Metro Park)
Stage’s Pond (State Nature Preserve)
  • 4792 Hagerty Road, Ashville Ohio
  • Location: Located in Pickaway County 5 miles north of Circleville on U.S. Route 23; proceed 1.5 miles east on Hagerty Road to the preserve parking lot and trail system.
  • Trail map
  • Park size: 178 acres
  • Kettle pond, trails
  • Location on Google Maps




Last Update: 2017-07-24 16:32:02

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