Parker's Tail Challenge is the City of Green's fall walking/hiking spree taking place September 6 through October 29. The challenge is open to both residents and nonresidents.
How to Participate
Any interested participant can get started by going out and walking one of the designated trails or paths located in the City of Green. Once all 8 challenge trails have been completed, fill out and turn in the challenge brochure to the Parks and Recreation Office by October 29. Limit one backpack per family (additional backpacks may be purchased for $25). All participants will receive a patch.
Complete the full challenge before October 29 to receive a hiking backpack and a challenge patch. A new patch can be earned each year displaying the year the challenge was completed.
2021 Challenge Trails
The following 8 trails have been selected as this year's challenge trails to be completed:
Boettler Park Walking Trail
1.2 miles Paved -- Easy 5300 Massillon Road
Southgate Way and Blue Bird Trail
0.7-1.5 miles Various -- Moderate 5300 Massillon Road
Central Park Walking Path
0.5 miles Paved -- Easy 1795 Steese Road
Ariss Park Walking Trail
0.5 miles Limestone and Gravel -- Moderate 2520 Wise Road