Park & Trail Alerts

Rain, thunderstorms, and flooding can be hard on trails. Visitors are encouraged to check for updates before their visit and to follow all posted trail and parking area closing signs.  For safety reasons, trails are closed to all users while trail crews are using equipment to complete repairs and maintenance.  The following list reflects the most up to date trail closings and construction projects as of  May 5, 2017.

Sippo Lake Park

Status Alert: Wildlife Center Under Construction

A new Wildlife Conservation Center is under construction inside the west entrance of Sippo Lake Park, off of Genoa Ave. NW. A temporary facility operates from Fichtner Park in Hartville. Please call 330.477.0448 if you need assistance with injured wildlife. There is no parking access to Sippo Lake Park (West) during construction. Park visitors should park at Sippo North (12th St.) or Sippo East (Perry Dr./Tyner St.)

Fry Family Park

Status Alert: Under Development

The park is currently only used for park scheduled programming.

Walborn Reservoir

Status Alert: Main Entrance and Marina Closed on June 8

The Walborn Reservoir Marina, horse trailer parking, and boat launch will be unavailable from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 8, 2017.

West Branch Trail

Status Alert: 12th St. Closing for Road Construction

A bridge replacement project on 12th St. NW will impact traveling the West Branch Trail beginning May 22, 2017. Expect delays, detours, and trail closures while construction is in progress. A bridge under 12th St. is included in the project. A second project in Stadium Park, near Fulton Rd, will require closing the West Branch Trail south of Fulton through Stadium Park for the installation of a new sanitary sewer through Stadium Park. The closure will be effective May 22, 2017 to July 31, 2017, and periodically there after to restore Stadium Park Drive and a portion of the West Branch Trail. Stadium Park access from Fulton Rd. is to be open weekdays after 6 p.m. and on weekends.

Congressman Ralph Regula Towpath Trail Park

Status Alert: Trail Closed in Navarre area

May 5, 2017 The trail will be closed just north of Wooster St. in Navarre until further notice for a construction project next to the trail. We are working with the contractor and Village of Navarre to have the trail open on weekends during the summer season. Varying trail conditions should be expected until after the trail reopens. Please use caution and be aware of construction equipment in the area. More permanent repairs after recent flooding will be in progress as weather permits.

Quail Hollow Park

Status Alert: Master Plan Meeting and Collection from the Park

The final Public Forum for creating the Master Plan for Quail Hollow Park was held April 12th, 2017 at the Lake High School Cafeteria (1025 Lake Center St NW, Uniontown, OH 44685) The forum featured a presentation summarizing past planning efforts and public involvement as well as the proposed Master Plan Concepts for Quail Hollow Park. After the presentation, attendees broke out into small group discussions at stations to ask questions, provide input, and express opinions on the plan. The feedback gathered will help mold the final Master Plan debuting in June 2017.

Sippo Lake Marina

Status Alert: Canoes and Stand Up Paddleboards will not be available these days:

SUPs will not be available for rent the following days because they will be in use for scheduled programs: June 8, June 15 after 4:30 p.m., June 24, and June 30 July 1 and July 18 after 5 p.m. August 3, August 5, and August 19

Walborn Marina

Status Alert: Marina Closed on June 8

The Walborn Reservoir Marina, horse trailer parking, and boat launch will be unavailable from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 8, 2017.