What are we doing in response to COVID-19?


We have been very mindful in creating policies that will keep members of the public and RCPD staff safe and healthy throughout this pandemic. The following provides current updates on RCPD operations.





Gorman Nature Center remains closed to the public until further notice. This includes the outside bathrooms and water fountain.
Grounds and Hiking
In-Person Programs
Virtual Programs

About Our Parks

Our parks and staff are dedicated to education, enjoyment and preservation of Richland County's natural areas and inhabitants. Our goal is pursued by preserving natural areas for people to experience, and by providing opportunities for people of all ages to learn about the rich diversity of life and habitats in our county.

Our Location

Gorman Nature Center
2295 Lexington Avenue
Mansfield, Ohio 44907

Hours of Operation
Tuesday-Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
(Closed Sunday-Monday and Federal Holidays. Trails are open daily from dawn to dusk.)

419-884-FROG (3764)

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