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Truly a Hidden Gem

New park the just opened in 2017. Includes a dog park, beautiful open lodge for picnics, several... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
William L
New Albany, Ohio
Rocky Fork Metro Park

Rocky Fork is a nice little park. Large dog off leash area near the entrance, as well as a dog... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

New park the just opened in 2017. Includes a dog park, beautiful open lodge for picnics, several walking trails with new asphalt paths about 8 foot wide, Play area for kids.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank William L
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Rocky Fork is a nice little park. Large dog off leash area near the entrance, as well as a dog path nearby. Mostly paved trails here, but a couple smaller grass trails and I think even a horse path. Small play area for kids at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 37Geese
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Located a short distance from downtown New Albany, this is the newest of the Columbus area metro parks . There is a dog park; picnic area; horse trail; children’s play area and a 1.25 mile asphalt paved walking and biking trail. The park is very...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Larry E
Reviewed October 8, 2017

If you love spending your afternoon with with lots of people and lots of dogs, this is the place to go. If you want uncrowded scenery and no domesticated animals, this is definitely not the place to go. Make sure you bave your GPS as...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Paul S
Reviewed August 27, 2017

We met the naturalist, Bruce this afternoon for the "flower" walk. We walked a wide paved path through the park to identify and learn about the natural flowers and plants. Bruce was personal and very informative regarding the flowers and birds. He identified many for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mary D
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

I like trails that are more natural. These trails are paved with one natural dog off leash trail. That's the most amazing part of this park, the dog areas. Lots of people were here when I was but few use the praire path.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Amanda B
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a newer metro park. It's very clean and pretty but take bug spray with you. It's paved and suitable for little kids, older people and pets. There is a playground there. We did a 1.2 mile loop that would have been great for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Christi K
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

We appreciate all the Metro parks in the Columbus area. Well kept with a variety of possible activities. We walked 2 trails. One paved and another was mowed grass. If you're a runner either would be a good choice. There is little elevation change on...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed December 15, 2015

This is the most recent addition to the Metro Parks system located on E. Walnut Street just off of State Hwy. 605 outside of New Albany. Most of the paths are paved and wide for fantastic accessibility. There's a pleasant trail (unpaved, but clearly nicely)...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Wesley L
Reviewed August 25, 2015

This is a new Metro Park and promises to be a good one in the future. There is a Dog Park at the entrance and several trails for walking or biking. Horse trails are also available.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Thomas B
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Tara H
February 24, 2018|
Response from Larry E | Reviewed this property |
No it doesn’t cost anything to enjoy this Metro park !