This 158 acres of land, which lies along the Caesar Creek Nature Preserve, features high views from atop the edge of Caesars Creek Gorge, mature steeply sloped wooded hillsides, and floodplain bordering the Little Miami Scenic Bike Scenic River Multipurpose Trail. This property provides a staging ares for myriad activities, including canoeing and kayaking, biking, bird watching, hiking and nature walks and fishing. Additionally the park includes the restoration of wetlands in the western portion of the site adjacent to the Little Miami Bike Trail. It is estimated that this area will include approximately 10-12 acres of jurisdictional wetlands once it matures. The property lies along the beautiful Caesar Creek Gorge and borders the Ohio ODNR nature preserve south and the Little Miami Scenic River Trail to the west. The park will feature natural trails, a wetland area and active play fields.
A Huge Thank You to the Warren County Parks Board. We now have a site we can call home. Our Main Site will be Hisey Park, but the Board was gracious enough to have alternative sites as well.
The park is also home to the Warren County Astronomy Club and it is worth the visit to stop and see the new observatory that was just built.
The way this works is that, I will notify the Park Board of our intent to Launch. I wanted to let them know in the event that the park is scheduled for other things. There is a dog park, barns for weddings that take priority, so if there are other events going on, We Will not Launch. We want to be good stewards of the park and take good care of it. This is a great opportunity to promote our sport.
5443 Middletown Rd.
Corwin, Ohio 45068
The Hisey Park is located in Corwin, Ohio, 7 miles Northeast of Lebanon, Ohio and 8 miles northeast of I-71.It is in Wayne Township at the corner of Corwin Road and Middletown Road 2 miles south of Waynesville.
Welcome to the Warren County Astronomical Society. This society is organized for the enjoyment of astronomy for charitable, educational and scientific purposes and is located at Warren County (OH) Hisey Park a dark sky area.
All monthly meetings of the Warren County Astronomical Society are at our clubhouse located at "Warren County Hisey Park" (for directions go to http://www.co.warren.oh.us/parks/parks_list/hisey.htm ).
The meetings will start at 6:00pm and if weather permits viewing will occur after most meetings. Listed below are the current meeting dates:
February 9th, 2019, 6:00 PM