Category: Mill Creek Metro Parks – Activities

  • Visiting Lanterman’s Mill and Falls at Mill Creek MetroParks

    Visiting Lanterman’s Mill and Falls at Mill Creek MetroParks

    Directions: Parking (Main) – 41.06757, -80.68379 Parking (Overflow) – 41.06896, -80.68461 Points of Interest: Lanterman’s Mill – 41.06682, -80.68212 Lanterman’s Falls – 41.06666, -80.68222 Covered Bridge – 41.06653, -80.68135 Gorge Trail trailhead – 41.06702, -80.68258 Know before you go Lanterman’s Fall and its namesake Lanterman’s Mill is located within Mill Creek Metroparks in Youngstown, Ohio. […]

  • Birdwatching at Lake Newport Wetlands – Mill Creek MetroParks, Ohio

    Birdwatching at Lake Newport Wetlands – Mill Creek MetroParks, Ohio

    The 40-acre Lake Newport Wetlands is a bird watcher’s playground.   Parking & Trailhead Location: Parking – (41.051420, -80.677695) Trailhead – (41.051453, -80.677411) Distance & Type: 0.5 miles (0.8km) Out and Back trail Elevation change: little to none Difficulty: Easy – Paved trail and boardwalk  Dog Friendly: Yes, on leash Hike features: Wildlife / birds – […]

  • Top 10 (non-hiking) Activities in Mill Creek Park, Ohio

    Top 10 (non-hiking) Activities in Mill Creek Park, Ohio

    Mill Creek MetroParks might be home to some wonderful hiking trails, but hiking is just a sliver of what this park has to offer. Continue reading for the top-10 non-hiking activates Mill Creek MetroParks has to offer.