Pike 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).




Brush Creek SF (State Forest)
  • Location: See above link for driving directions and maps.
  • Trail map
  • Park size: 13,502 acres
  • Total trail length: 3 miles + 15 miles bridle trail
  • Bridle trails
  • 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.
  • Mushroom hunting
  • Brochure
Kincaid Fish Hatchery (State Fish Hatchery)
  • Location: Take SR 124 west off of SR 23 and the hatchery is about a mile past the town of Latham on the left.
  • Park size: 200 acres
  • Open to public M–F 8 AM – 3 PM
Lake White (State Park)
  • 2767 State Route 551, Waverly, OH 45690
  • Park size: 92 acre park + 337 acre lake
  • Dog friendly (Not on beach)
  • Fishing (check the official site to see if there are any restrictions)
  • Restrooms
  • Boating, swimming (50 ft beach)
  • Park Map for Lake White
Pike (State Forest)
  • 334 Lapparell Road, Latham, Ohio 45646–9722
  • Location: See above link for driving directions and maps.
  • Trail map
  • Park size: 12,084 acres
  • Total trail length: 43 mile hiking, 33 mile bridle, 10 mile APV trails
  • Bridle trails
  • 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.
  • Camp sites
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Restrooms (Latrines)
  • APV riding area
  • APV Trail Map
  • Bridle Trail Map
Pike Lake (State Park)
Strait Creek Prairie (State Nature Preserve)
  • Park size: 515 acres
  • Permit required




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

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