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Hueston Woods State Park

It’s Day 266 of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati” and today we took a trip north to Hueston Woods State Park. It might be cold outside but that didn’t stop us from venturing out to experience all that is Hueston Woods.  My son goes to Miami University so I picked him up and took … Read more

Sharonville’s Webb C. Gower Park

It’s Day 173 of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati” and today we’re out enjoying this beautiful fall weather at Webb C. Gower Park in Sharonville. This is a great park located near the Sharonville Recreation Center and the Sharonville branch of the public library. The park has some great climbing and play sets for … Read more

Clippard Park

It’s Day 167 of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati” and today we went to Clippard Park.  Located the northern section of Colerain Township, this park is completely new in 2010. Clippard Park is part of the Colerain Township Park system.  The entire park was recently redeveloped and just reopened this week.  This 15 acre … Read more

Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve

Today is our Day 144 of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati” and today we were out enjoying nature at the Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve. Farbach-Werner is one of the Great Parks of Hamilton County.  It’s one of the smaller parks, coming in at 22 acres.  What’s really amazing about this spot is that it sits … Read more

Eden Park

Today is Day 137 of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati” and today we went to the beautiful Eden Park. Spanning 186 acres close to downtown, this is probably the most popular of the City of Cincinnati Park Systems parks.  Cincinnati’s Krohn Conservatory, the Cincinnati Art Museum and Playhouse in the Park can all be … Read more

French Park

It’s Day 111 of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati” and today we’re out discovering French Park.  Another one of the wonderful Cincinnati Park System parks, this little gem is located in Amberly Village at the intersection of Ridge and Section Roads. This is a rather small park in comparison to some of the other … Read more

Mt. Airy Forest and Treehouse

It’s Day 95 of 365 Things to do in Cincinnati and today we’re at the Mt. Airy Forest, home of The Treehouse. Mt. Airy forest is the largest of the Cincinnati Parks system parks.  It spans 1,470 acres and features 14 miles of hiking trails, 16 miles of bridle trail and 23 picnic areas.  Once … Read more

Burnet Woods

It’s Day 92 of 365 Things to do in Cincinnati and today we are at Burnet Woods.  Located adjacent to the University of Cincinnati campus, Cincinnati Parks calls this “90 acres of green in everybody’s backyard.” Like so many of my recent adventures, today was a new one for me; it’s the first time I … Read more

Our Own Bit of the Berlin Wall

Did you know that Cincinnati has its own little bit of the Berlin Wall? And that it’s outside – something you can see at any time? Read on to learn more! This piece of Cold War history is a permanent display and located on the south side of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center (downtown).  … Read more

Devou Park

It’s day 88 of 365 Things to do in Cincinnati and today we are visiting Devou Park.  Devou Park is right across the river from downtown and provides some of the most gorgeous views of our Queen City! For the picture above, I stood slightly up the hill so that you can see the gorgeous … Read more

Spring Grove Cemetery

I don’t know if I will ever find anything prettier than Spring Grove Cemetery in the Spring.  Truly!  I was lucky to go visit on a gorgeous day, sunny and warm, with the trees in full bloom. For those of you that have never been to Spring Grove Cemetery before, you are in for a … Read more