Online reservations can be made of all the linked lodges and shelters below. They can also be reserved by calling 614.508.8111

Battelle Darby Creek

  • Shagbark Alt Shagbark - Shelter holds 80 people, has kitchen with sink, charcoal grill, electricity, a large serving counter. Also swing set, horseshoe pits and ADA accessible vault restrooms. Parking for 50 cars. Available All Day or Half Day.
  • White Oak - Shelter holds 80 people, has kitchen with sink, charcoal grills, electricity and a large serving counter for food. Also has drinking fountain, sand volleyball court with net (no balls provided), horseshoe pit, swing set, ADA accessible vault restrooms. Parking for 40 cars, with 2 handicap spots. Available All Day or Half Day..
  • Cedar Ridge Lodge - Lodge holds 72 people, has a gas fireplace, slide screen, WiFi, restrooms and a kitchen with refrigerator, stove, microwave, 30-cup coffee maker, outdoor grills and a deck overlooking Big Darby Creek. Parking for 30 cars. ADA. Available All Day only.

 

Blacklick Woods

  • Butternut - Shelter holds 160 people (80 under cover), has a kitchen with serving counter, sink, electricity, charcoal grills. Also a play area, horseshoe pit and ADA accessible restrooms. Available All Day only.
  • Buttonbush - Shelter holds 160 people (80 under cover), has a kitchen with serving counter, sink, electricity, charcoal grills. Also a play area, horseshoe pit and ADA accessible restrooms. Available All Day only.
  • Sassafras - Shelter holds 64 people (24 under cover), has grills, electricity, water fountain, horseshoe pit and playfield, restrooms. Shelter is not ADA accessible. Available All Day or Half Day.
  • Walnut - Shelter holds 80 people, has grills, electricity, nearby water fountain, large playfield and restrooms. Available All Day or Half Day.
  • Beech-Maple Lodge - Lodge holds 72 people, has heating and air conditioning, a full kitchen with sink, refrigerator, microwave and electric range, plus a serving window. Also has a gas fireplace, large meeting room with pull down screen, WiFi and restrooms. Outside patio with picnic tables and grills. Parking for 61 cars with 2 handicap spots. Available All Day only.

 

Blacklick Woods Golf Course

  • Banquet Room - Banquet Room holds up to 99 people. It has a kitchen with a triple sink, full-size refrigerator, microwave and warming ovens. Also has a gas fireplace, overhead sound system and a 1,200 sq ft attached patio. ADA accessible. Available All Day or Half Day.

 

Blendon Woods

  • Dogwood - Shelter holds 110 people (80 under cover), with 44 parking spaces, has a large grill, electricity, drinking water, serving counter, playfield, horseshoe pit and restrooms. ADA accessible. Available All Day or Half Day.
  • Hickory Grove - Shelter holds 110 people (60 under cover), with 54 parking spaces, has electricity, a double-grill, restrooms, drinking water, wood burning fireplace, play area, and sand volleyball court with net and ball. It also has a disc golf practice putting game, Around 9, with discs. (Disc Golf information)  Shelter available All Day only.
  • Shadblow - Shelter holds 50 people (40 under cover), with 43 parking spaces, has large double-grill, electricity, drinking water, play area, horseshoe pit and ADA accessible restrooms. Available All Day or Half Day.
  • Sycamore - Shelter holds 130 people (80 under cover), with 68 parking spaces, has kitchen with sink and serving counters, electricity, a large inside grill, playfield, sand volleyball court, net and ball, two horseshoe pits and restrooms. Available All Day or Half Day.

 

Highbanks

  • Mansion - Shelter holds 100 people (80 under cover), has two grills, electricity, stone fireplace, a drinking fountain, play area and outdoor firepit. Shares restrooms with the Northern Shelter (restrooms open April 15 to Nov 1). Available All Day only
  • Northern - Shelter holds 120 people, has two grills, electricity, stone fireplace and wood burning stove, sink, small counter, playground equipment, large playfield, volleyball posts and net, a brick patio and an outdoor firepit. Shares restrooms with the Mansion Shelter (restrooms open April 15 to Nov 1). Parking for 86 cars. Available All Day only.

 

Homestead

  • Amphitheater - The Amphitheater can accommodate up to 100 people and is ideal for special events such as weddings. Available All Day or Half Day.
  • Covered Bridge - The Covered Bridge is suspended over the Homestead Pond and is a great venue for weddings and Girl Scout bridging ceremonies. Available in 2-hour increments.
  • Lakeside Pavilion - Lakeside Pavilion holds 110 people and features 16 picnic tables with charcoal grills and electrical outlets. Available All Day or Half Day.
  • Pine Pavilion - Pine Pavilion holds 50 people and features 6 picnic tables with grills. Available All Day or Half Day.

 

Scioto Grove

  • Kaylan Phillips The Grove - The Grove Lodge is an indoor facility with a large meeting room with floor to ceiling windows on three sides, kitchen, restrooms, heating and cooling, and an outdoor patio. The Grove Lodge’s max capacity is 130, and is ADA accessible. Parking capacity is 75 cars with four handicap spots. A Metro Parks staff member will be on-site to provide assistance as needed during the reservation. Hourly reservations are available with hourly minimums.

 

Sharon Woods

  • Spring Hollow Lodge - Lodge holds 64 people. It has a lounge with a gas log fireplace, coffee table, sofa, chairs and wildlife observation windows, a kitchenette with a full-size refrigerator, sink, microwave, counter space, drop-off window and 50 cup auto-cup auto-drip coffee urn. An accordion wall can close off the kitchen area. The lodge also offers a large meeting room/banquet room with WiFi, tables and chairs, a pull-down movie screen, dry erase board, dimmer lighting and sliding doors to the deck. Available All Day only.