Lake Hope State Park
An aerial view of Lake Hope State Park

Ohio State Parks

Wherever you are in Ohio, you're just a short drive from an Ohio State Park.

Choose from 1,000 miles of trails to explore, beaches and boating facilities for fun on the water, cozy campgrounds, cabins and lodges for comfortable stays, and special events and nature programs to make your stay memorable. Enjoy your visit!

Discounts on Camping & Lodging 

Visit the Discounts on Camping & Lodging web page to learning about discount requirements, Military and Golden Buckeye discounts, and Resort Lodging.

Explore Ohio State Parks

Ohio State Parks offers a variety of ways to connect with family and friends while discovering the outdoors. Open every day and always free, Ohio's 75 state parks provide a refuge from daily life.

Boating, hiking, camping and fishing are just a few of the outdoor adventures that await you at Ohio State Parks! 

Start planning your Ohio State Park adventure.

Ohio State Parks gift cards and certificates

Ohio State Parks Gift Cards and Gift Certificates make the perfect gift for holidays, graduations, birthdays or any special event! Gift Cards or Gift Certificates can be purchased in any dollar amount and never expire.

For more information on how to purchase state park gift cards, visit the Ohio Department of Natural Resources State Park Gift Card web page.

Ohio State Parks Rewards Program

Earn. Redeem. Enjoy. It’s that easy to be rewarded for staying at an Ohio State Park campground, getaway, cabin, or lodge.

Visit the Ohio Department of Natural Resources State Park Reward Program web page for more information on how to signup.