DCParks is Hiring!
Updated 16 Nov, 2015
The Darke County Park District is seeking a full-time Volunteer Coordinator and Naturalist Educator. All forms can be found at the bottom of our About Us page.
Apply Here- Deadline 12/14/15
Nature Center and Park Offices will be CLOSED
Updated 20 Nov, 2015
Nature Center and Park Offices will be CLOSED Thursday and Friday, November 26-27 in observance of Thanksgiving. Park trails will remain open dawn-dusk.
Winter Nature Notes is HERE
Updated 25 Nov, 2015
The crunch of fresh snow-covered trails and the glow of lanterns throughout the woods... winter is here and so is our winter Nature Notes newsletter.
Download Your Copy HERE
Bike Trails Map
Updated 15 Aug, 2015
Interested in our Bike & Multi-purpose trail? Look no further than this interactive map!
Darke County Parks on Facebook
Updated 2 Sept, 2015
We are on Facebook! Become a fan and get up to the minute reminders/updates for upcoming programs. With over 1,000 "likes" this is the place to be!
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Early Morning Discovery Hikes
Updated 18 April, 2014
Early Morning Discovery Hikes occur each and every Tuesday morning. We'll start at 8am in the parking lot at Shawnee Prairie. Let's see what is happening on the trails!
Updated 1 Feb, 2011
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