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Side Cut Metropark, Maumee

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Side Cut Metropark is a regional park located in Maumee, Ohio that is part of the Toledo Metroparks. It features Bluegrass Island, a popular fishing destination. Obtained from the state of Ohio in the 1920s, Side Cut was the original metropark. Its name is derived from the site being a sidecut on the Miami and Erie Canal.
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  • September 25, 2017
    Great Metro Park for running,walking or cycling. Perfect for a wedding. You will likely see deer even several at a time.There are several picnic areas and seasonal sledding. Popular Maumee River for W...  more »
  • September 21, 2017
    Sidecut Metropark is one of my family's favorite parks to visit. The park is located right on the Maumee River, so our favorite time to visit is in July. In July, typically the river bed across from t...  more »
  • September 13, 2017
    We go to this park conatanly to walk the paths. There is so much to see and the paths by the river are beautiful. We have taken so many pictures here!  more »
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  • June 12, 2017
    This park has the best variety in the area! Shady and sunny areas, gravel paths and cement, hilly areas and flat fields, wooded/riverside areas, walk out into the river, fish in the river or in Silver Lake. There is a place to build a fire, cook out, sled, canoe/kayak, picnic, or view nature at the window on wildlife. More private grass trails can also be found. Oh, I didnt mention the awesome playground for the kiddos near the clean and functional restrooms. Its worth stopping by, trust me, we've been to ALL the area parks with our five children and this park has something for every one of us!
  • July 10, 2017
    This is such a pretty park. I have taken senior pictures here and family shoots. It is just a relaxing and peaceful place
  • June 14, 2017
    This is one of our favorite parks! We almost always see deer, and the trails are great for biking or walking. Our kids love the shaded playground that's perfect for got summer days!
  • June 6, 2017
    One of the area's treasures. They offer activities for children and adults, that I did not know about. They will teach you about basic archery, canoeing, and teach you some things on a nature walk.
  • March 24, 2017
    I love this park!! So many beautiful views all around. We had our boys' birthdays parties here last year and everyone was just as impressed as we were! We had changed locations to this place after our very first visit! The kids love it!

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