Parker's Trail Challenge


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.

Download Trail Challenge Form (PDF)


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

Trail map

Southgate Way, Mindful Walk, Deer Run Loop, Horseshoe Trail, and Blue Bird Trail

0.7-1.5 miles Various -- Moderate
5300 Massillon Road

Trail map

Central Park Walking Path

0.5 miles Paved -- Easy
1795 Steese Road

Trail map

Knapp Recreation Area Trail

1.2 miles Various -- Moderate
Knapp Dr

Trail map

Nimisila Trail

3.1 miles Limestone -- Easy
5531 S Main St

The Chapel Walking Trail

1.2 miles Limestone -- Easy
1800 Raber Road

Trail map

2023 Trail Challenge Brochure

2023 Trail Challenge Form

  1. Parks & Recreation

    Physical Address
    Central Administration Building
    1755 Town Park Blvd.
    Green, OH 44685

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 278
    Green, OH 44232