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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
Half the Trails in a Day
Sat Sep 30

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 October 28th 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

Cost: Free Event

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

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Metro Five-0: Metro Park Tour Level 3
Wed Oct 4

Call for Times.

Bring your lunch and join us for a 4-hour natural and cultural history tour of Clear Creek Metro Park. Participants have the option of departing from Sharon Woods Metro Park. Transportation throughout the park provided. Age 50 and older.

The passenger vans are not wheelchair accessible. We will be eating indoors at a park cabin. This tour will be held rain or shine. At the park we will spend time outside, depending on the weather, so dress accordingly and wear good walking shoes. The trails are not paved. Leaving Sharon Woods around 9:00 am and return around 4:00 pm.

Cost: Free Event

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

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Wildlife,
Memory Rock Sunday Special
Sun Oct 8

11:00 am - 1:00 pm starts.

Take a rugged 4-mile, self paced, hike to Memory Rock. Volunteers will help you find your way. Average hikers will finishing this hike in about 2 hours. Please bring drinking water and be prepared to hike over hilly terrain.

Age Range 12 and up.

Meeting Place: Clear Creek 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, Wildlife,
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,
Website: www.hockinghills.com/clear_creek.html
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