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Slate Run

1375 St. Rte. 674 N, Canal Winchester, OH 43103


614-329-1392

www.metroparks.net/parks-and-trails/slate-run/

Details

Slate Run features a variety of habitats ranging from the open areas of grasslands, wetlands and meadows to the forested areas of beech, oak, hickory and sugar maple. Wildlife viewing opportunities abound at the 1,705-acre park. Sandhill cranes have nested in the 156-acre wetland and the northern bobwhite quail have been reintroduced in the park. This park also includes the Slate Run Living Historical Farm. The gothic revival farmhouse was built in 1856 and restored by Metro Parks for authenticity. Tours are available for groups, hours change seasonally.

Amenities

General
General
  • Dog Friendly: Yes