ODNR to Dedicate Wingfoot Lake in Portage County as Ohio’s Newest State Park & Wildlife Area

ODNR to Dedicate Wingfoot Lake in Portage County as Ohio’s Newest State Park & Wildlife Area

Ohio Department Natural Resources
Ohio Department Natural Resources

COLUMBUS, OH –-(Ammoland.com)-   Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ (ODNR) Director Sean Logan will be joined by officials from The Trust for Public Land and Goodyear Global Communications to celebrate the opening of ODNR’s newest state park and wildlife area at Wingfoot Lake on Thursday, August 26 at 6 p.m. The public is invited to attend the ceremony.

Following the ceremony, staff from Ohio State Parks and ODNR Division of Wildlife will host guided wetland hikes, disc golf, mini golf, archery and other outdoor activities. Light refreshments will be provided courtesy of Pepsi Cola and Hersheys Ice Cream Company.

WHAT: Wingfoot Lake State Park & Wildlife Area Dedication

WHO: Sean Logan, ODNR Director

  • Bill Carroll, Ohio State Office Director, The Trust for Public Land
  • Chuck Sinclair, Senior Vice President, Goodyear Global Communications
  • John Hunter, Acting Chief, Ohio State Parks
  • Jim Marshall, Acting Chief, Division of Wildlife

WHEN: Thursday, August 26, 6 p.m.

WHERE: Wingfoot Lake State Park & Wildlife Area, Portage County

Wingfoot Lake State Park and Wildlife Area is located off Waterloo Road at 993 Goodyear Park Boulevard near the community of Suffield in Portage County.

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources ensures a balance between wise use and protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all. Visit the ODNR Web site at www.ohiodnr.com.