Welcome to Preservation Parks of Delaware County

The mission of Preservation Parks is: To protect and conserve the natural and historic features of Delaware County and to inspire outdoor exploration and learning.

Our goals are to preserve green space in our rapidly developing county and to provide environmental education to its residents. Because parks add value to our quality of life, Preservation Parks is committed to continuing to acquire and develop additional areas which can enrich our lives and provide clean, safe places for recreation and relaxation for all members of our community.

Enjoy your visit and return often,

Board of Park Commissioners

(Click names for their bio)

John Bader
Dan Boysel
Bruce Ruhl

(Click the icon for the Autumn 2016 Program Calendar in PDF format)

Contribute to Your Preservation Parks

Please consider a tax-deductible contribution to Preservation Parks, through the Preservation Parks Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Checks, made payable to the Preservation Parks Foundation, can be mailed to the Delaware County Foundation, 3954 North Hampton Drive, Powell, OH 43065. Click here to learn more or to donate.
Trick or Treat Trail is Oct. 23 at Deer Haven
October 21, 2016
One of our favorite events takes place this Sunday, Oct. 23, at Deer Haven Park (a change in venue from previous years). Bring your kids in costume, 1-4 p.m., to gather treats from costumed characters along the nature trail. Enjoy... Read More