Morrow 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).

Cedar Fork Park (County)
  • 7702 County Highway 29, Bellville, OH 44813
  • GPS coordinates: N40.629056,W82.645056
  • Location: Perry Township, approximately one mile East of Johnsville on State Route 42. Vehicle access is a quarter mile South on County Road 29
  • Park size: 22 acres
  • Fishing (check the official site to see if there are any restrictions)
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  • Location on Google Maps
Fishburn Reserve (County)
  • 3800 Jackson Rd., Mt Gilead, OH 43338
  • GPS coordinates: N40.487167,W82.719
  • Location: Chester Township, South of State Route 95, off County Road 172
  • Permit required
  • Location on Google Maps
Gleason Family Nature Reserve (County)
  • 3092 Ohio 314, Fredericktown, OH 43019
  • GPS coordinates: N40.461033,W82.695772
  • Location: Chester Township, one mile South of Chesterville, East side of State Route 314
  • Permit required
  • Location on Google Maps
Mt. Gilead (State Park)
  • 4119 State Route 95, Mt. Gilead, OH 43338
  • Trail map
  • Park size: 181 acres
  • Total trail length: 6.7 miles
  • Dog friendly (Designated sites)
  • Bridle trails
  • Fishing (check the official site to see if there are any restrictions)
  • Camp sites
  • Cross country ski trails
  • Restrooms (Latrines)
  • Swimming, boating
  • Campground Map
  • Park Map for Mt. Gilead
  • TrekOhio photos and descriptions of Mt. Gilead
Sautter Memorial Park (County)
  • 8972 County Road 46, Galion, OH 44833
  • GPS coordinates: 40.677726,-82.7501327
  • Location: North Bloomfield Township, ¼ mile North of the intersection of County Roads 35 and 46 also about ¾ mile South of State Route 288.
  • Park size: 80 acres
  • Good site for bird watching
  • Location on Google Maps
Sheedy Sanctuary (County)
  • 148 County Road 204, Centerburg, OH 43011
  • GPS coordinates: N40.3546891,W82.7276267
  • Location: South Bloomfield Township, East side of Township Road 204 approximately one mile South of County Road 15
  • Park size: 40 acres
  • Location on Google Maps

Last Update: 2017-09-24 00:44:13

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