The Foundation is proud of our legacy of work associated with Geauga County's natural spaces. The West Woods and Observatory Park were made possible by the great vision of our past trustees and the tremendous support of our donors and the local community.

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The West Woods

The West Woods is a 902-acre park that protects the historic sandstone ledges of Ansel’s Cave, Silver Creek and its watershed, extensive wetlands and mature forests. It is Geauga Park District’s intent to protect this natural area in perpetuity, and utilize the nature center to provide quality nature education.

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Observatory Park

Observatory Park is a 1,100-acre park in Montville Township owned and operated by the Geauga Park District. Located within the Cuyahoga River watershed, it allows people to explore nature from the ground to the galaxies.

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