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Battelle Darby Creek

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1775 Darby Creek Dr, Galloway, OH 43119-9171
+1 614-508-8000
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Bison, prairie grass & miles of trails

Darby park is a great place for a picnic and a hike through the woods or a prairie. The park has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roanoke, Virginia
Delightful Santuary in Central Ohio

What a great place to get away from it all. Visit the Nature Center to start off your visit. Lots... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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“nature center” (15 reviews)
“bike path” (3 reviews)
1775 Darby Creek Dr, Galloway, OH 43119-9171
+1 614-508-8000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Darby park is a great place for a picnic and a hike through the woods or a prairie. The park has nice bathrooms, covered shelter houses with picnic tables, playground equipment for children and charcoal grills. Darby is one of the many parks in the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place to get away from it all. Visit the Nature Center to start off your visit. Lots of interactive experiences for all ages, including both hands-on learning, electronic learning & live animals in an indoor tank to explore. Center also offers classes...More

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed April 23, 2017

For spring wildflowers, check out the Dyers Mill Trail at Darby Creek MetroPark. But wear long pants tucked into your socks and spray your lower legs with insect repellant. The mild winters have increased the tick population in the grassy areas. The beautiful nature center...More

Thank Arlene A
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a great Metropark. The trails are great for hiking. The nature center has an indoor stream that is great for kids to explore. By far, the greatest feature is the bison herd. A day is always improved with a visit to the bison...More

Thank Erin J
Reviewed November 9, 2016

We went there to hike their trails and the trails are really nice for walking, running or biking. The scenery is okay except for the Bison and the Center. Those are excellent. We just happened to be there on National Bison Day and the Bison...More

Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Battelle Darby Creek is a large Metro Park located on the southwest side of Columbus, near Galloway. There are hiking trails both long and short. Mostly gravel, well maintained and good for trail running as well as hiking. There is a herd of bison that...More

Thank CincySwords
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Has great walking trails and you see the wild animals if you are Quite. Enjoyed taking the kids. Saw deer

Thank CraftyPam
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

I've been coming to this park since I was 2 years old with my grandpa... Beautiful trails and scenery with a new bike path in anxious to try!

Thank Amy A
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a great Metro Park. The bike / walking trails are paved and wide enough to comfortably accommodate everyone. Lots of wild life in the area including deer, fox, chipmunk, coyote, rabbits, and squirrel to name a few. There is an area that houses...More

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Rode over 10 miles throughout the park, experienced the wildlife and landscape. Family friendly with observation stops along the way. Would take the ittie bitties to experience the Bison roaming in the fields

Thank Sha B
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