South Shore Veterans Park
The Park located on Bayshore Road offers residents picnicking, fitness trail, playground, 3 ball diamonds , basketball court, open space and an observation/sledding hill overlooking Lake Erie. Across the street from the park is the James Haley boardwalk along the shore of Lake Erie. During 1999, the word Veterans was added to the name of the park to recognize all the Oregon men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces.
The Park is located in the City of Oregon, but is owned by the Metroparks Toledo park system. Its boundaries are Route 2/Navarre Avenue on the south, Lallendorf Road on the west, Seaman Road on the north and Wynn Road on the east. Pearson Metropark offers fishing, sledding, a children’s playground, tennis courts, picnic grounds, walking and bicycle trails and a variety of nature programs.
Maumee Bay State Park
Maumee Bay State Park offers 1,336 acres of not only the finest of recreational facilities in the Midwest, but also a unique natural environment created by the convergence of the land and Lake Erie.
The lodge, cottages and golf course are nestled among the scenic meadows, wet woods and lush marshes teeming with wildlife. The balance of recreational facilities with the natural world gives visitors a diverse experience in a coastal environment.