The Friends of Tuscarawas County Parks is an approved non-profit organization (501-C3) with the purpose of promoting and developing recreational and historic trails in Tuscarawas County.

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Get Involved

There are many ways that anyone can help with Tuscarawas County trails. Contact one of the following members to find out how you can help:

Jesse Rothacher – Tuscarawas County Park Manager – 330-365-3278 – ParkDept@co.tuscarawas.oh.us

Joe Krocker – Friends of Tuscarawas County Parks – 330-987-9021 – joekrocker@gmail.com

George Ebey – Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition – 330-374-5657

Installing a Bench

Volunteers install a new bench on the Towpath Trail near Zoar, Ohio.

Building a Trail

The Ohio and Erie Canalway Coalition and TuscParks coordinate with volunteers to brush hog a future section of the Towpath Trail in Tuscarawas County.

Removing Debris

This section of trail had trees up to 3 inches in diameter removed as well as a lot of other debris.

Clearing for New Trail

These volunteers used lopers to cut overhanging branches and cleared brush from this future section of the Towpath Trail.

Become a Trailblazer!

The purpose of the Tuscarawas Trailblazer volunteer bike and hike patrol is to provide information, education and assistance to park visitors on park trails and to assist the Tuscarawas County Sheriff by observing and reporting hazards, violations and concerns. Volunteers will encourage visitors and trail users to protect and preserve the resource.

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