Blacklick Shelters & Lodges

Reservable

Butternut

This is an open air shelter with one wall. It has a kitchenette with a serving counter, 4, 20’ picnic tables, sink, running water, electrical outlets, charcoal grill, restrooms, and play area. The shared play area features a field, horseshoe pit, and baby swings. ADA accessible. Parking capacity is 45 with 2 handicap parking spaces. All day reservation only.


Buttonbush

This is an open air shelter with one wall. It has a kitchenette with a serving counter, 4-20’ picnic tables, sink and running water, electrical outlets, charcoal grill, restrooms, and play area. The shared play area features a field, horseshoe pit, and baby swings. ADA accessible. Parking capacity is 30 with 2 handicap parking spaces. All day reservation only.


Sassafras

This is an open air shelter with three walls. It has electrical outlets, charcoal grill, restrooms, a water fountain, and play area. The shared play area features, field, horseshoe pit, and baby swings. Parking capacity is 34 with 1 handicap parking spaces. All day and half day reservations available.


Walnut

This is an open air shelter with nearby restrooms, water fountain, and shared play area. The Walnut Shelter also features 4-20’ picnic tables, charcoal grills, and electrical outlets. Parking capacity is 23 with 2 handicap parking spaces. All day and half day reservations available.


Beech Maple Lodge

The Beech Maple Lodge is an indoor facility in Blacklick Woods Metro Park with a large meeting room, a kitchenette, presenter-only WiFi, male and female restrooms, central heating and cooling, and an outdoor patio. The maximum capacity is 72 and is ADA accessible. Parking capacity is 61 with 2 handicap parking spaces.


Non-Reservable

Ash Grove Picnic Area

1 Shelter

  • Enclosed on three sides
  • Seating approximately 16
1 Shelter

  • Enclosed on three sides
  • Seating approximately 32
  • Grills
1 Open Shelter

  • Seating approximately 64

Area also has grills, picnic tables, playground, playfield, restrooms,  ½ basketball court.


Meadows Picnic Area

6 Shelters

  • Enclosed on three sides
  • Seating approximately 16 each
  • Grills
2 Open Shelters

  • Seating approximately 64 each
  • 4 Grills

Area also has grills, picnic tables, playground equipment, playfield and restrooms.