2019 Annual Fund Appeal

Plants Science Center

We are asking for your support of the Lake Parks Foundation 2019 Annual Fund. Through your financial donation we can continue to promote the development of parks, recreation and leisure services, and enhance the quality of life for our residents and visitors in Lake County.

Lake Erie Bluffs Tower Photos

Lake Erie Bluffs tower at dusk

The new 50-foot coastal observation tower at Lake Erie Bluffs overlooks the lakeshore with multiple viewing platforms along a staircase that culminates in a deck featuring 360-degree views. The height and location of the tower provide visitors with a unique view of the lake and the surrounding woods, fields and wetlands, along with a variety of wildlife – particularly a large number of bald eagles that are regularly seen at the park.

More Showman’s Circle Photos

Three kids climbing on Showman's Circle Farm-themed play area at Lake Metroparks Farmpark

We are proud to help bring new excitement to children and their families while at the Farmpark. The project is one of several recent improvements and upgrades undertaken by the park and will serve as a hands-on area for kids and adults, offering relaxation, play and educational demonstrations.

Bobcat Orphans at the Metroparks Wildlife Center

Bobcat Appeal

On May 13, 2014, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife (DOW) contacted the Lake Metroparks Kevin P. Clinton Wildlife Center to arrange care for an orphaned bobcat. It was found by the side of a road in Muskingum County (southeast of Columbus) not far from a dead female bobcat. DOW transported the […]

Wind Turbine at Lake Metroparks Farmpark in Kirtland

Installation of wind turbine at Lake Metroparks Farmpark in Kirtland.

Installation of wind turbine at Lake Metroparks Farmpark in Kirtland. The turbine is part of a display featuring different forms of alternative energy. LPF contributed to the purchase and installation of the turbine and display.