Parker's Tail Challenge is the City of Green's fall walking/hiking spree taking place September through October, exact dates will be released closer to the opening of the program. 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 _________.
Complete the full challenge before _______ to receive a hiking backpack and a challenge patch. A new patch can be earned each year displaying the year the challenge was completed.
Limit one free backpack per family (additional backpacks may be purchased for $25). All participants will receive a patch.
Boettler Park Walking Trail
5300 Massillon Road: 1.2 miles Paved - Easy
Southgate Way and Bluebird Trail
5300 Massillon Road: 0.7-1.5 miles Various - Moderate
Central Park Walking Path
1795 Steese Road or 1755 Town Park Boulevard: 0.5 mile Paved - Easy
Ariss Park Waling Trail
2520 Wise Road: .5 mile Limestone and Gravel - Moderate
Knapp Recreation Area Trail
3504 Cottage Grove Road: 1.2 miles Various - Moderate
5531 S. Main Street: 3.1 miles Limestone - Easy
The Chapel Walking Trail
1800 Raber Road: 1.2 miles Limestone - Easy