Friends Caring for Cowan Lake State Park

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

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About Cowan Lake State Park

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Cowan Lake State Nature Center

Nature Center Hours
Thursday: 10am – 2pm

Friday: 2pm – 6pm

Saturday: 10am – 6pm

Closed Dec 23 – Jan 1​

2022 Events

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Cowan Lake State Park

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Jan 7 Raptor Feeding, 4pm
Jan 8 Cowan Bird Count, 7:45am – 12pm
Jan 14 Raptor Feeding, 4pm
Jan 21 Raptor Feeding, 4pm
Jan 22 Cowan Lake’s 3rd Annual Winter Hike, 10am – 2pm
Jan 28 Raptor Feeding, 4pm
Jan 29 Mammals of Ohio
Feb 4 Raptor Feeding, 4pm
Feb 5 Cowan’s Hidden History
Feb 11 Raptor Feeding, 4pm
Feb 12 Sweetheart Hike, 2pm
Feb 18 Raptor Feeding, 4pm
Feb 19 Where are the Pollinators?
Feb 25 Raptor Feeding, 4pm
Feb 26 Bald Eagle Day



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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.