Park Updates – Closures, Openings, Restrooms and More

Park Updates, Closures, Openings, Restrooms & More

Park Updates – Closures, Openings, Restrooms and More

Cincinnati Parks Response to COVID-19

  • Users should not use parks or trails if they’re exhibiting symptoms.
  • Users should follow CDC’s guidance on personal hygiene prior to visiting parks or trails.
  • Users should be prepared for no access to public restrooms in some locations.
  • Users should share the trails and warn other trail users of their presence as they pass.

Ohio Department of Health COVID-19 Home Page

List of Open Restrooms:

Most of our public restrooms are winterized from October 15th – April 15th, and unavailable for public use.

Current open restrooms (unless stated otherwise, restrooms are open during standard Park hours 8 am – 10 pm

  • Eden Park – Fulton Comfort Station
  • Fountain Square (maintained by 3CDC, hours may differ)
  • Friendship Park Pavilion – 8 am – 3 pm
  • Mt. Airy Forest – The Nati Disc Golf Shop on Lodge Road (10am – 6pm: except holidays)
  • Smale Park – Pichler Fountain Restrooms (near Carol Ann’s Carousel) – 8 am – 8 pm
  • Washington Park – 8 am – 8 pm
  • Yeatman’s Cove East Concession – 8 am – 8 pm

Check back for updates

Open to the Public

  • Parks & Trails
  • Playgrounds
  • A few drinking fountains and restrooms
  • Picnic tables (we recommend using table cloths and please help us by picking up trash)
  • Krohn Conservatory 
  • Carol Ann’s Carousel
  • Tennis, Pickleball, Volleyball, and Basketball courts
  • Mt. Airy & Burnet Woods Disc Golf
  • Explore Nature Events & Programming – Visit Explore Nature’s web page for specific updates

Cincinnati Parks will update this list as park amenities open

Closed to the Public

-Alms Group Picnic Area Reservations are temporarily unavailable due to inoperable restrooms
-Majority of park restrooms (winterized)
-Majority of drinking fountains (winterized)

Cincinnati Parks will update this list as park amenities close

Additional Updates

Reporting Down City Street Trees or Park Trees or Tree Limbs

If you come across a down or broken city street tree or a Cincinnati Parks tree due to a storm please reach out to Urban Forestry at 513-861-9070 to report the tree. Thank you for your assistance.

Important Links

Please check back here as updates are made daily. Follow our social media pages at Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for more updates.

For general information about Coronavirus, please visit CDC’s main web page and CDC’s information on prevention of Coronavirus

For recommendations on visiting parks please click on the CDC’s Recommendation for Park Visitors web page