Summit Metro Parks Your Back Yard for 95 Years


Annual Metro Park Sprees

Find information about annual spree events in the Metro Parks below.

Spree For AllSpree For All

May 1 - June 30

13th annual Spree For All
Enjoy your Metro Parks on flat, easy trails — good for strollers, wheelchairs, walkers and canes. Spree rewards are FREE for Summit County residents.

Running SpreeRunning Spree

June 1 - August 31

2nd annual Running Spree
Summit Metro Parks is an official training partner of the Akron Marathon Race Series. Complete any combination of at least six designated trails (but only one Runner's Choice) between June 1 and August 31 to receive a reward.

Summer Biking SpreeSummer Biking Spree

July 1 - August 31

4th annual Summer Biking Spree
Cyclists of all ages can earn free rewards during this event, which runs July 1 to August 31. Ride five trails to earn your reward.

Hiking SpreeFall Hiking Spree

Sept 1 - Nov 30

53rd annual Fall Hiking Spree
The annual Fall Hiking Spree is the largest and longest-running event of its kind in the nation. Trails range from easy to challenging. Choose the trails best for you.