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Swan Creek Preserve

4659 Airport Highway. (between Eastgate and Byrne roads), Toledo (Additional entrance on Glendale Avenue).

Ranger: 419-360-9186

Open 7 a.m. until dark every day.

The South Toledo park named for the creek is an oasis in an urban area, providing crucial feeding and resting ground for migratory birds and a nesting area for resident species. The forested banks of Swan Creek offer a sheltered corridor of wild vegetation in the midst of the city. Animals such as deer, fox and raccoon use the corridor to move between feeding, resting and mating areas.


Special Attractions

  • Scenic overlooks along the trails
  • Swinging bridge


Other Features

Swan Creek (video)
Swan Creek (video) 

From the WGTE documentary " Toledo Stories: Metroparks of the Toledo Area"

My Metroparks