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Park & Trail FAQs

Looking for information about Parks and Trails?

Check out the frequently asked questions below, try our Park & Trail Finder, or contact us to learn more.

What are the park hours?

Is there a fee to enter your parks?

Are dogs and other pets allowed in the Metro Parks?

Can I have my wedding in the Metro Parks?

In winter, do you plow the trails?

Is geocaching permitted in the Metro Parks?

Are metal detectors allowed?

Is photography allowed in the parks?

With beautiful scenes around every corner, Summit Metro Parks encourages the use of personal cameras, provided the photography does not interfere with park operations and visitation.
Group photography, professional photography and photography for commercial purposes are prohibited at F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm. Professional photography sessions for weddings and other special occasions are welcomed at all other parks, with an approved special-use permit.
Summit Metro Parks does not permit the use of its name, image or logo for commercial purposes without prior approval. Arrangements to film, tape, record, photograph or create artistic renderings or displays must be made in advance by submitting a special-use permit.