Thursday, November 23, 2017

Tag Archives: Outdoor fun

Blueberry Picking at Green Acres Nursery

Blueberry Picking at Green Acres Nursery

Apparently, Green Acres is new to the "Blueberry Picking" fun and they are planning to plant more crops aimed towards the seasonal U-pick crowd, but we found them and had so much fun in July... picking blueberries. It was $10 for 3 quarts, and we drove across the street to the fields of blueberry bushes where we spent our morning hunting for the bluest and ripest blueberries to pick. Read More »

Big Bonelick State Park

Big Bonelick State Park

Recreated grasslands, wetlands and wooded savannas lie along the Discovery trail leading to the paved Bonelick Creek Trail where you'll literally see a herd of real Buffalo. This park blooms all through the months of Spring and Summer, and changes into a world of new colors in the Fall. When we want to go for "a walk in the park", we enjoy the great outdoors at this state park. The trails provide lots of shade and lots of level walking ground great for all ages. Read More »

Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden

The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden is literally one of the top zoos in the nation. To this day, I do not think that my kids have seen the entire zoo. It is huge, beautiful, and always alive with interactive shows, feeding stations, and new exhibits. Read More »

Stephan Field

Stephan Field is a wonderful, shady, wooden play land with lots of swings, a variety of slides including the most fun tiny rolling pipe slide, tire swing, and hanging hand rings. I have seen kids of all ages here with big smiles and hours full of imagination. Read More »

Lake Isabella

Lake Isabella is a large quiet and peaceful lake to take the kids for a few hours of picnicing and fishing. And, when the kids are ready to make a little noise, there is lots of land to run and a cute playground where you'll find swings and monkey bars. Read More »