Recreation

 

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium / Zoombezi Bay

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

4850 W. Powell Rd., Powell, OH  43065,

(800)MONKEYS

www.columbuszoo.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zoombezi Bay

3550 W. Powell Rd., Powell, OH  43065,

(614)724-3600

www.zoombezibay.com

 

 

Zoo and Zoombezi Bay photo credit:G. Jones, CZA

 

Outdoor Recreation

Alum Creek State Park
(3387 acres of water)
3615 S. Old State Rd., Delaware
(740) 548-4631
Camping (740) 548-4039
Marina (740) 548-6056 or 548-4068
Swimming (3,000 ft. beach), Boating, Water Skiing,
Picnicking, Fishing, Hiking Trails, Mountain Bike Trails,
Bridle Trails, and Winter Recreation

Delaware State Park (1330 acres of water)
5202 U.S. Rt. 23 N., Delaware (740) 369-2761
Camping (740) 363-4561
Marina (740) 363-6102
Swimming (800 ft. beach) Boating, Water Skiing,
Picnicking, Fishing, Hiking Trails, Wildlife Area, Bird
Watching, and Winter Recreation

Hoover Reservoir
Galena (614) 645-3305
Boating, Fishing, Sailing, Bird Watching, Mudflats
Boardwalk

Hoover Scenic Bike Trail (.6 miles)
Plumb Rd., Galena (between St. Rt. 3 and South Old 3C)

Genoa Bike Trail (4.1 miles)
Plumb Rd. at St. Rt. 3 to Max Town Rd. in Westerville

O'Shaughnessy Reservoir
Powell/Shawnee Hills (614) 645-3305
Boating, Fishing, Skiing

Autumn Lakes Campgrounds
8644 Porter Central Rd., Sunbury
(740) 625-6600

Berkshire Lake Campgrounds
1848 Alexander Rd., Galena (740) 965-2321

Cross Creek Camping
3190 S. Old State Road, Delaware (740) 549-2267

Tree Haven Campgrounds, Inc.
4855 Miller Paul Rd., Westerville (740) 965-3469

Whitesands Campgrounds
St. Rt. 42 N., Delaware (740) 363-1896

Highbanks Metro Park
9466 U.S. Rt. 23 S., Lewis Center (614) 891-0700

Mingo Park
500 E. Lincoln Ave., Delaware (740) 203-1450

North Orange Park
7560 Gooding Blvd., Delaware (740) 548-5430
(Orange Township near Lewis Center)
Aquatic Center (740) 657-8881

Preservation Parks:
(740) 524-8600
Big Walnut Community Trail
168 South Vernon St., Sunbury
Blues Creek Preserve
9627 Fontanelle Rd., Ostrander
Char-Mar Ridge Preserve
7741 Lewis Center Rd., Westerville
Deer Haven Preserve
4183 Liberty Rd., Delaware
Emily Traphagen Preserve
5094 Seldom Seen Rd., Powell
Gallant Farm Preserve
2050 Buttermilk Hill Rd., Delaware
Gallant Woods Preserve
2151 Buttermilk Hill Rd., Delaware
Hogback Ridge Preserve
2656 Hogback Rd., Sunbury

(source: Delaware County Convention and Visitors Bureau)