Outdoors

Man in pirate costume with parrot on shoulder looking through telescope at Buckeye Lake shoreline.

First Annual Buckeye Lake Pirate Festival in May

Posted byThe Lancaster Herald on Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

Come for the Treasure ~ Stay for the Fun! The new Buckeye Lake Pirate Festival will officially open in the Village of Buckeye Lake at 5:00 pm on Friday, May 17, 2024 with a ribbon cutting and a sneak peak of the Pirate Marketplace. On Saturday, May 18, 2024, from 11:00 – 5:00 pm, Buckeye Lake will welcome Pirates, Mermaids, Steampunk fans and the public for a regional Treasure Hunt by Land and Sea with family-friendly Pirate Marketplace. Get all the details! Continue Reading First Annual Buckeye Lake Pirate Festival in May

Two-story treehouse on the Lancaster Ohio Bike Path

Treehouse on the Lancaster Bike Path

Posted byThe Lancaster Herald on Sunday, Aug 06, 2023

Have you been inside the two-story treehouse on the Lancaster Bike Path? It’s an adventure worth having with your littles! The Lancaster Bike Path is a 9.5 mile paved path that almost completely circles the City of Lancaster, Ohio. This well-tended route passes through parks, along waterways and features interactive fun for all. The Path is our walking, running, biking, skating and ‘get out in nature’ place, available to all.  Continue Reading Treehouse on the Lancaster Bike Path

Creek bed on trail at Walnut Woods Metro Park on LIthopolis Road in Canal Winchester, Ohio

Walnut Woods

Posted byChris Shirer on Sunday, Apr 16, 2023

The buds are budding, the creeks are flowing and a chorus of birds awaits you at Walnut Woods Metro Park at 6723 Lithopolis Road.

There are multiple trails from a half-mile to 2.6 miles in length, all pet-friendly (leashes, please) so you can have a great day with your best buddy. Continue Reading Walnut Woods