Licking Park District - Your Adventure Starts Here!

Trails at Infirmary Mound Park, Lobdell Reserve, Taft Reserve and Ohio Canal Greenway are open to horses and all other users.

Welcome to the Licking Park District

Licking County’s parks, bike paths & trails provide excellent enjoyment of outdoor activities and our nature areas. Individuals and families use them to participate in healthy recreation and educational programs, and to support local environment protection and conservation.

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Check out the many outdoor recreation and education programs offered.

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We have open shelters and the James Bradley Senior Center ready for your next reunion, meeting or event.

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Are you as cool as this self-proclaimed "wolf pack"? Well if you're not, you can be! We will be at the Nature Barn from 11-4 today, and you can come join us for Orienteering Weekend and show us your crafting and mapping skills. ... See MoreSee Less

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Fifty-two years ago, Newark native Geraldine "Jerry" Mock became the first woman to fly around the world solo! It took her 29 days to travel the 22,858 miles around the earth in her single engine Cessna 180. An exhibit honoring her accomplishment can be viewed at The Works. It includes a replica of Mock's plane so you can see where she stayed for her 158 hour journey! ... See MoreSee Less

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Navigators past and present alike have used constellations for guidance, but do you know how many officially recognized constellations there are?

Bonus points if you can get within 10 of the correct answer! Comment your best guess below, and we will enlighten you with the answer tomorrow morning.
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Licking Park District Main Office

Licking Park District Main Office