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Cowan Lake State Park Naturalist Cabin

Hours: April - October *

Thursday 5-8p

Friday 5-8p

​Saturday 11-2p

​* Off Season Hours Vary 

2020 Events

July 18 - 19, 2020

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Jan 11         Cowan Bird Count

Jan 25        2nd Annual Winter Hike

Apr 4          Antlers and Eggs

Apr 18        Green Up Day

Apr 25        Spring into Wildflowers
May 24-27   Memorial Day Weekend                                    Camp Out

Jun 13         5th Annual Jakes Event

Jun 18-21     Pollination Celebration!

Jun 20          4th Annual Catching Fire                                Youth Fishing Event

Jun 20-21     Ohio's Free Fishing Weekend

Jul 3-5         4th of July Camp Out

Jul 18-19      Cowan Lake Fest
Sep 4-6        Labor Day Weekend                                                Camp Out
Sep 19       Welcome to the PawPaw Patch

Oct 16-18     Fall Camp Out



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About Cowan Lake State Park

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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.

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