The Great Outdoors

If there is one thing this community has a wonderful abundance of it is fabulous parks and places to explore. We are only able to highlight a few, but we encourage you to see them all!

Spring Scene at the Upground Reservoir 
Photo courtesy of local resident Michael George, IG: @YeomansWorkPhotography

Spring Scene at the Upground Reservoir Photo courtesy of local resident Michael George, IG: @YeomansWorkPhotography

Schwartzkopf Park 
501 N. Maple St., Marysville 
Park features small play area, ball fields, shelter, fishing, and trails. 

Eljer Park 
401 E. Ninth St., Marysville 
Nineteen-acre park with ball fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, skate park, soccer fields, walking trails, playground, and shelter. 

Bark Park 
455 N. Maple St., Marysville 
Six acres for your four-legged friends to get out and get some exercise. Two fenced areas for play available. 

Marysville Upground Reservoir 
18375 Raymond Rd., Marysville 
Boating/boating ramp, fishing, sledding hill, kayak launch, walking trails

Partners Park 
125 E. Sixth St., Marysville 
Large pavilion and splash pad is the gathering area for numerous local events in Uptown Marysville. 

Mill Valley Park 
S. 1067 Creekview Dr., Marysville 
Complete with ball fields, disc golf, trails, and shelter area. 

Blues Creek Park 
9627 Fontanelle Rd., Ostrander 
One-hundred-thirty-acre hidden gem with playground, free fishing area, trails, sledding hill, and picnic area. 

Pastime Park 
370 N. Chillicothe St., Plain City 
Home to many great events in Plain City, but also a great place for camping. Complete with park, campgrounds, aquatic center, walking paths, and disc golf course. 

Glacier Ridge Metro Park 
9801 Hyland-Croy Rd., Plain City 
Named for the debris that remained when the glaciers retreated, this 1,036-acre park, located in Union County, has walking trails, disc golf, fitness obstacles, play area, picnic area, boardwalk, lots of natural wildlife and nature observation, and more.   

OTHER AREA PARKS
Mill Valley Park Central, Marysville 
Jerome Township Park, Marysville 
Aldersgate Park, Marysville 
Ballantrae Park and Splashpad, Dublin 
Homestead Park, Hilliard 
Scottslawn Recreational Park, Marysville 
Keckley Park, Raymond 
Fireman Park, Jerome Township 
Greenwood Park, Marysville 
McCarthy Park, Marysville 
Millcreek Township Park


UNION COUNTY COVERED BRIDGES
Bigelow Bridge 
Milford Center

Buck Run Road Bridge
Milford Center

Culbertson Bridge
Milford Center

North Lewisburg Bridge
Marysville 

Pottersburg Covered Bridge
North Lewisburg

Spain Creek Covered Bridge
Marysville

Streng Road Bridge
Marysville

Thompson Road Covered Bridge
Ostrander