Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation

Come visit Madison County in Central Ohio and discover all kinds of outdoor entertainment opportunities like our beautiful parks, miles of bike paths, and scenic lakes.

Madison County Parks

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it's what you have when you are in Madison County. Whether you are interested in biking on the Ohio to Erie Trail or enjoying natural resources like the Darby Creek Nature Preserve or the Smith Cemetary Nature Preserve, you will find many great opportunities here.

Some of the most beautiful parks are in and around Madison County. Our parks range from picnic tables and playgrounds to boating, hiking, and camping. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it here! 

Madison County Ohio is truly a wonderful place to enjoy outdoor fun!



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Madison County Trails

The Friends of Madison County Parks and Trails is an organization that is passionate about the bike paths in and around Madison County. This dedicated group of volunteers’ primary goal has been to complete and maintain the critical link of the Ohio to Erie trail that runs through Madison County.

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More Fun in Madison County

Deercreek Park