Vote For Your Favorite Ohio State Parks

Back by popular demand, the Ohio State Parks Foundation is once again encouraging park enthusiasts from throughout the state to Vote For Your Favorite Park! Last year Hocking Hills and Lake White were the top vote-getters. Who will it be this year??  Starting on Earth Day, April 22nd, you can show your love for your favorite State Park, broken...

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A Message from Former Governor Bob Taft

Former Governor Bob Taft and Hope Taft at Alum Creek State Park.

Click below to see a message from Former Governor and Founding Member of the Ohio State Parks Foundation, Bob Taft and Hope Taft. Transcription: “Hello everyone, I’m former Governor Bob Taft, Chair of the Ohio State Parks Foundation, and we’re here today at Alum Creek State Park. And I’m Hope Taft, and I love the Ohio State Parks. We’d…

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Your Dollars Make a Difference

The mission of the Ohio State Parks Foundation is to enhance visitors’ experiences at state parks by partnering with individuals, corporations, and other entities to support innovative projects that educate park visitors, increase inclusivity, support sustainability, and promote health and wellness.  Public spaces are for everyone, and the Foundation focuses on ensuring that all visitors feel welcome and safe. Funds will…

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