Parks Division

Hours and Contact Information

Bath Parks - Open 7:00 am until Dusk
Bath Parks Office - Open 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Bath Parks Office
3864 West Bath Road
Akron, Ohio  44333

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1188
Bath, Ohio 44210

What is Oak Wilt?
Oak Wilt is an aggressive, tree-killing disease of Oaks. It affects Oaks in a manner similar to how Dutch Elm disease affects Elms. The fungus enters the water-conducting vessels of the sapwood through fresh wounds or though roots connecting healthy and diseased trees.
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What you need to know
More about Oak Wilt

University of Akron Field Station
The University of Akron outreach walks start at the Bath Nature Preserve Trailhead, or at the University of Akron Field Station, both located at 4160 Ira Road unless otherwise noted.
330-972-5122 UA Office
330-666-2919 Field Station

Visit University of Akron Field Station's Website for Upcoming Events

Summit County Astronomy Group - Events 
Living With Nature

Important Information on the Emerald Ash Borer
Urban Coyotes
Township Parks Hunting Buffer Zone Map
Hunting and Trapping Regulations / Ohio Department of Natural Resources

OPRA Park Awards 2005 and 2006 and 2008 and 2014

Tennis Courts
Tennis nets are left up throughout the winter months for residents' convenience -- one net at Bath Hill Park and two nets at Bath Community Park.