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March 21, 2023

Camp at Great Parks!

So many memories are made camping with friends and family. Whether it’s telling stories by the fire or enjoying a long hike together, Great Parks is happy to offer that connection to the great outdoors.

Winton Woods Campground Opens March 4
Winton Woods is located in the heart of Hamilton County, so it is the perfect place for a family stay-cation. The  campground offers eight deluxe cabins (sleep six), 25 RV back-in and 12 RV pull-through sites with full-hookup, 10 basic cabins and 68 sites with 30 amp hookups. Also includes a store with snack bar, group shelter, playground, visitor parking and free Wi-Fi.

Miami Whitewater Forest Campground Opens March 4
Camping in Great Parks’ largest park gives you access to a variety of recreational activities during your stay. The campground offers 46 wooded sites each with 30 amp electric hookup, picnic table and fire ring. An accessible shower building and playground are also included.

Steamboat Bend Campground Opens April 1
This campground is located in Woodland Mound and has one of the best views along the Ohio River from 55 tree-lined sites with 30 amp electric hookups, picnic tables and fire rings. Camping is only permitted on a weekly, monthly and seasonal rental for self-contained trailers or recreational vehicles.

Reservations can be made online at for Winton Woods and Miami Whitewater Forest Campgrounds at Advanced reservations for Steamboat Bend can be made by calling 513-851-2267 (starting March 5) or in-person at the Winton Woods Campground office in Winton Woods.

A valid Great Parks of Hamilton County Motor Vehicle Permit ($10 annual; $3 daily) is required to enter the parks. Armleder and Fernbank Parks are cooperative ventures with the Cincinnati Park Board; a Motor Vehicle Permit is not required.

For additional information, please visit or call 513-521-7275.


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