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Clear Creek Metro Park

185 Clear Creek Road
Rockbridge, Ohio 43149
Phone: 740-385-1834
Overview
The beauty of the Clear Creek valley comes from the overlap of geologic and climate zones. Here the prairies of the west meet the Appalachian forests of the east. Canadian hemlocks pushed south by glaciers meet southern species such as rhododendron.

Hiking Trails: Rim Trail - 2 miles, Gorge Trail - 3/4 miles

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Pets Allowed: Yes

Waterfalls: No

Shelter House: No

Picnic Tables: 10+

Restrooms: No

Swimming: No

Fishing: Yes

Location Map

Calendar of Events
Metro Five-0: Level 4 Hike to Buzzards Roost
Fri Oct 20

1:00 pm.

Take a rugged 4-mile backcountry hike to Buzzards Roost.

Ages 50 and older.

Be prepared to hike over hilly and uneven terrain. Please bring drinking water.

Meeting place: Barnebey-Hambleton Picnic Area, Clear Creek Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 614-895-6201

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Wildlife,
Half the Trails in a Day
Sat Oct 28

9:30 am. Adults and Seniors.

We will hike 7-miles on the trails and see a variety of habitats along the way. Hikers who complete this hike and the September 30th hike will have hiked all the trails at Clear Creek. Please bring drinking water. Parts of this hike will be hilly and rugged.

Meeting Place is Barnebey-Hambleton Picnic Area

Barnebey-Hambleton Picnic Area

Clear Creek Road

Lancaster, OH 43130

Ages Adults and Seniors.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 740-969-9001

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
All the Trails in a Day
Sat Nov 18

9:30 am.

Looking for a challenge... Come hike 14 miles on every trail in the park.

Please bring drinking water. Please bring trail snacks if you may need them.

Age range - Adults and Seniors.

Meeting Place is Barnebey-Hambleton Picnic Area

Barnebey-Hambleton Picnic Area

Clear Creek Road

Lancaster, OH 43130

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 740-969-9001

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Backcountry Hike to Winnowing Rock
Fri Nov 24

9:30 am.

Join us for a rugged 4-mile backcountry hike.

Please bring drinking water. Please be prepared to hike over hilly, uneven, and muddy terrain.

Age range - Adults and Seniors.

Meeting Place is Park Office

Park Office

185 Clear Creek Road

Rockbridge, OH 43149

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 740-969-9001

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Website: www.hockinghills.com/clear_creek.html
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