Knox County Park District conserves, manages and maintains over 1,000 acres of land throughout the county including seven natural park areas (Wolf Run, Hellbender Preserve, Honey Run Waterfall, Honey Run Highlands, Indianfield Bluffs, Thayer Ridge and Bat Nest Park), several access points along the beautiful Kokosing and Mohican State Scenic Rivers, many access areas on the Heart of Ohio Trail, the Kokosing Gap Trail and the Mohican Valley Trail and numerous scenic hiking trails.  In addition the Park District offers free educational and recreational opportunities during the year. Be sure to check periodically for upcoming events.

Park Etiquette: All natural features – plants, wildlife, geologic specimens and historic artifacts belong to the citizens of Knox County and are not to be collected, disturbed, harmed, or defaced in any manner. Camping is not permitted; vehicles (including ATV’s and UV’s) and bicycles are permitted only in parking areas; Dogs or other pets must be leashed at all times (except at the dog park) and must be under owner control. Pet owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets; Use of alcohol and/or illegal drugs is strictly prohibited!