January 25, 2018
It’s a new year, and a great time to set personal goals, eat healthier, and plan a workout routine. Fitness is especially important! Looking for a way to get moving? Discover activities and resources for a great winter workout at your Metroparks.
January 17, 2018
Since 2016, Huron-Clinton Metroparks planners have been working diligently to develop specific 10-year master plans for each park. Please visit the Planning Department page of the Metroparks website to answer a short survey and get details on upcoming public meetings!
Lake Erie Master Plan Public Input Meeting – December 12th @ 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Lake Erie Food Bar
October 31, 2017
Previously, you provided opinions about your park experience. Now provide your feedback on our master plan ideas. Children are encouraged to participate. Share your opinions about Lake Erie Metropark by Clicking Here
October 20, 2017
The following dates are based upon the golf courses being open for play. Any changes in weather, ground conditions or amount of play, may result in an earlier closing date.
September 27, 2017
Fall golf rates will go into effect at all Huron-Clinton Metropark regulation golf courses starting October 2nd. Call the Huron-Clinton Metroparks golf line at 1-800-23-GOLF-4, or call the golf courses direct to reserve a tee time.
September 6, 2017
As autumn approaches, the thoughts of the staff at the Lake Erie Metropark Marshlands in Brownstown, Michigan turn to all things raptor because the Metropark is a site for one of the most prolific raptor migrations in North America.
June 29, 2017
There is a bench in the prairie at Indian Springs Metropark, where if you sit sideways facing east, you can see hills of green in every direction, no roads and no buildings. These hills laid down by glaciers, some 17,000 years ago, are dotted with groups of oak trees and carpeted with an array of native prairie plants.
June 2, 2017
Join us for an update on topics related to natural resources management at the Huron-Clinton Metroparks. Natural Resources staff will be available after the meeting for the public to provide input on specific habitat issues, invasive species control, grassland management, or any other natural resources related issue within the Metroparks.
May 23, 2017
Spend your summer evenings enjoying music in the park. Bring a chair or blanket to relax or dance the night away to a wide variety of artists. Dress for the weather as this is an outdoor event.
April 23, 2017
The Huron-Clinton Metroparks is proud of its rich legacy of golf history in Southeast Michigan. However, after much conservation and planning, the Board of Commissioners has approved the closing of two courses. Wolcott Mill Golf Course and Lower Huron Par Three Golf Course are permanently closed. The land designated for the golf courses will be repurposed for park patron use. Currently, plans are in the works for both locations and will be shared publicly upon approval.
April 17, 2017
Take a moment and think about your favorite song. Maybe it’s a classical piece. Or perhaps it’s a bit more modern. In any case, as you listen, you can certainly gain an appreciation for each instrument. Maybe it is significant, and heard throughout the song, or maybe it is so subtle that it’s almost overlooked.
April 9, 2017
If you’re ready for a totally unique outdoor experience, its time to Go Ape! Way more than just zip lines, Go Ape is a 2-3-hour journey through the forest canopy as you take on suspended obstacles, Tarzan swings and breathtaking zip lines – all with an incredible view.
March 24, 2017
The Metroparks are proud to play a special part in the lives of so many southeast Michigan residents. As we honor our 75th year, we want to celebrate the Metroparks experiences you’ve enjoyed with family and friends. Please share your stories, photos and memories with us.
January 27, 2017
Metroparks Takes Important Step to Conserve Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake Ryan Colliton, HCMA Stewardship Coordinator In September of 2016, the eastern massasauga rattlesnake was listed as threatened…
January 20, 2017
To me, maple sugaring is the first sweet taste of spring. Weeks before the snow melts and the first leaf buds, maple trees begin to shake off their winter dormancy. As winter ends, the cycle of night time freezing temperatures and daytime thawing temperatures triggers the maple’s sap to begin flowing.
January 20, 2017
The holidays are over. The days are getting longer. New year’s resolutions are in full swing. Statistics show that the top two changes Americans want to make, in 2017, are to improve their overall health and improve their overall lives.