Help Us Improve Canal Park: Provide Your Input on New Restroom Facilities!

Enhancing Visitor Comfort and Convenience Canal Park is a cherished outdoor destination for our community, offering beautiful scenery, hiking trails, a unique playground and a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. To enhance the park experience for all visitors, the park district is going after grant funds to install a new restroom facility, specifically a vault …

Help Us Improve Metzger Preserve: Take Our Storybook Trail Survey!

Join Us in Enhancing Our Community Park The PArk District, in partnership with the County Library is applying for Grant funds for an exciting new addition: a permanent Storybook Trail at Metzger Preserve in Williamsport! This innovative concept combines the joy of reading with the beauty of nature, providing an enriching experience for visitors of all ages. We need your …

Help Shape the Future of Our Park District!

In an exciting development for our community, the Park District is reaching out to you for your valuable input! We are thrilled to announce plans for the transformation of the 25-acre site adjacent to the Appalachia Ohio Alliance’s Genevieve Jones Preserve, formerly known as the Cooks Creek Golf Course. The District’s property is set to become the future Park Headquarters …

New Pedestrian Bridge Over Ohio-Erie Canal Connects Trails

A Scenic Link Between Canal Parks Trails and the Expansive Pickaway Trail The Pickaway County Park District is thrilled to announce the grand opening of the long-awaited Ohio-Erie Canal pedestrian bridge. This vital bridge now seamlessly connects Canal Park’s Trails to a mile and a half of the paved Pickaway Trail, and offers visitors breathtaking scenic views of the historic …

Canal Park Playground Opens

Things for Kids to Do!! The playground at Canal Park is now open, let the fun begin! This one of a kind playground features climbing equipment, a large climbing net, two ziplines, three embankment slides and lots of fun unique to this park. We hope that you will come out and bring your family to enjoy the space. This playground …

Canal Park Playground Progress

Canal Park’s playground construction is nearly complete! As of the beginning of May the majority of the playground equipment has been installed. the District is happy to share that both ziplines, the clatter bridge, three embankment slides, a spinner as well as various climbing playground pieces have been installed. Currently, the District is waiting for contractors to complete the installation …