Timberman Ridge

Part of Forest Run MetroPark

Timberman Ridge Picnic Shelter

Timberman Ridge Picnic Shelter

  • The shelter located at 1976 Timberman Road is equipped with electrical outlets, picnic tables and a grill and can accommodate groups of approximately 50 people.
  • The gravel parking area near the shelter consists of 16 standard parking spaces & 2 handicap parking spaces, but there is no paved walkway.
  • This park does not have a playground.
  • A water fountain near the shelter is available seasonally.
  • Restroom facilities nearby consist of 2 portable toilets, one handicap accessible.

General Information:

  • When reserved, there will be a “Reserved” sign on the shelter indicating that the shelter has been reserved for the day.
  • Shelter reservations are daily from 8am to dusk.
  • Upon departure, please leave shelter clean and all garbage placed in containers provided. (Visitors may want to bring extra trash bags.)
  • Fishing is permitted with a valid Ohio Fishing License and all ponds are catch and release.
  • All vehicles must park in designated parking spaces.
  • Dogs are allowed, but must be kept on a leash, no longer than 6’ in length.  Please clean up after your pet.
  • No Alcoholic beverages are permitted in the park.
  • Trail maps can be downloaded from our web site by selecting Parks – Forest Run MetroPark – Scroll to Timberman Ridge – Select View Trail Map.
  • Use of firearms and fireworks is strictly prohibited in all areas of the park.
  • Motor Vehicle Permit required. FREE to Butler County Residents. Non-Residents $5/daily or $10 annually. A Group Motor Vehicle Permit for non-Butler County residents can be purchased in advance with your reservation for $25.

Reserve a Picnic Area