Toledo, Ohio - a vibrant city located in the heart of the Midwest, where there's always something exciting to see and do, especially during the summer months. From outdoor concerts and festivals to outdoor adventures, Toledo has something for everyone.
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.
One feature of our beloved parks system, that you won't want to miss is the 300 acres of new and revitalized riverfront greenspace connected by five miles of multi-use trails spanning both sides of the Maumee River Find more information about the Glass City Riverwalk here.
Toledo Zoo & Aquarium
The Toledo Zoo is home to more than 10,000 individual animals representing over 720 species. In an effort to save endangered wildlife the Toledo Zoo participates in more than 80 Species Survival Plans that ensure healthy, genetically diverse Zoo populations. Travel around the world from the tropics to Greenland, ocean to sky and desert to rainforest in one Zoo visit state of the art Aquarium and new ProMedica Museum of Natural History, visiting the Toledo Zoo is like three day trips in one. Experience more at the must-do Zoo!
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