Forest Run MetroPark, located in Ross Township and bordering the City of Hamilton, consists of 342 acres with three activity areas. They include a variety of natural landscapes and habitats with opportunities for a mix of outdoor activities: Wildlife Preserve Area, Timberman Ridge Area, and Little Dry Run Area. There is also a Welcome Center and Engle House Area (MetroParks’ Administrative Office).
Motor vehicle permits are required to enter the various areas of Forest Run MetroPark. Motor Vehicle permits are free to Butler County residents. Non-residents can obtain motor vehicle permits at $5/daily or $10/annually.
Forest Run MetroPark Trails
Trails at Timberman Ridge include:
Timberman Ridge Trail – 1.3 miles – paved loop
Scenic Ridge Trail – 1 mile – loop
Grand Circle Trail – 1.7 mile – loop
Rolling Meadow Trail – .7 mile – loop
Old Orchard Trail – .4 mile – loop
Cross Country Route 1 – 3.1 miles -loop
Cross Country Route 2 – 2.1 miles – loop
The AllTrails website has descriptions and maps of hikes at Forest Run MetroPark.
Content from Forest Run MetroPark webpage