Friends Caring for Cowan Lake State Park is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit

Register your Kroger Plus card online and link it to FCC's NPO number EQ061 at www.krogercommunityrewards.com. Every purchase with your Kroger Plus card, FCC will benefit!

2023 Events

Jan 7 Cowan Bird Count 9am-12pm

Jan 14 Milk Jug Butterfly Garden 2pm-5pm

Jan 21 Hocking Hills Winter Hike

Jan 28 Cowan Lake Winter Hike 10am-2pm

Feb 4 Milk Jug Butterfly Garden 2pm-5pm

Feb 5 â€‹Winter Classic #4 Disc Golf Tournament 10am

Feb 11 Sweetheart Hike 2pm-5pm

Feb 18 Furs and Feet 2pm-5pm

Feb 25 Winter Tree Identification 2pm-5pm

Open Days Nature Center Activities Available

Anytime Events at Cowan Lake

Hiking on any Cowan Lake Trails

   **South Side-Storybook Trail, Emerald Woods

   **Main Office on Osborn Road-Old Field, Dogwood Trails

   **Inside Campgrounds- Lake View, Beechnut Trail, Also Enjoy Educational Trails Tree Top and Animal Tracks Trails

 18-Hole Disc Golf Course on South side of the Lake and 9-Tee/ 3-Basket Practice course inside the campgrounds are now Open


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About Cowan Lake State Park

Cowan Lake State Park offers a peaceful setting replete with scenic inlets laden with the American Lotus water lily. Swimming, fishing, sailing, kayaking and canoeing are popular on the lake.


Meandering trails through mature woodlands complement the natural features of this scenic 1,775-acre park.

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Cowan Lake State Nature Center

Nature Center Hours Jan & Feb

Thursday 12pm - 6pm

Friday 12pm - 6pm

Friday Raptor and Reptile Fedding at 4pm

​Saturday 10am - 6pm