Mill Creek Park

As you might have gathered, I fully support the concept of metroparks, areas of green space scattered throughout metropolitan areas, both to preserve natural beauties and vibrant ecosystems and to provide recreational spaces for local inhabitants. Most of my metropark explorations have been in the Summit Metro Parks and the southern areas of the Cleveland … Continue reading Mill Creek Park


The First of the Mohicans

When I was very young, my parents would plan weekend camping trips, often visiting state parks. Ohio has over 70 such parks, and though we only traveled to a handful of them, our travels introduced me to the idea of public lands set aside for recreation and sheer enjoyment, long before I ever visited my … Continue reading The First of the Mohicans