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Outdoor Attractions

Get Out and Enjoy the Glass City!

Toledo is a destination that embraces every season. The Toledo region is home to the No. 1 Park System in the Country and top-rated attractions delivering hours of fun, including many that will keep you outside and socially distanced. From the parks, to historical sites, to the award winning Toledo Zoo & Aquarium and beyond. You'll find the perfect activity (or a few) to fit your family's taste in Toledo. 

On the Water

Don't have your own boat? No problem! Metroparks Toledo and Maumee Tackle & Fishing Outfitters both offer local kayak rental to make your fun-filled trip on the Maumee River easier. 

The Maumee River Water Trail stretches 107-miles from Maumee Bay (Lake Erie) to the Ohio-Indiana border, and can be accessed at 39 locations.



Metroparks Toledo

Get out and explore the No. 1 Park System in the Country! Metroparks Toledo has 19 parks in the greater Toledo area to enjoy. From nature walks to mountain biking, playgrounds to sledding each metropark offers something different to match your adventure needs. Check out Metroparks Toledo's two newest parks, the Glass City Metropark and Manhattan Marsh.

Several Metroparks provide opportunities for traditional fitness activities like hiking, running and biking or playing a ballgame. Others accommodate traditional excursions for outdoor enthusiasts like kayaking, canoeing, hunting and fishing. Oak Openings Preserve is part of a region by the same name renown for world-class birding. 

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Annual Walleye Run Draws Anglers to the Toledo Region