Parker's Tail Challenge is the City of Green's fall walking/hiking spree taking place September 1 through October 31. 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 9 challenge trails have been completed, fill out and turn in the challenge brochure to the Parks and Recreation Office by October 31.
First time participants who complete the full challenge before October 31 receive a hiking backpack and a challenge patch. Returning participants receive a new patch displaying the year the challenge was completed. Limit one free backpack per family. Additional backpacks may be purchased for $25. All participants receive a patch. Backpacks are $25 for non-residents.
2023 Challenge Trails
The following 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, Mindful Walk, Deer Run Loop, Horseshoe Trail, and Blue Bird Trail
0.7-1.5 miles Various -- Moderate 5300 Massillon Road