Biking & Hiking
Springfield offers countless miles of picturesque biking and hiking trails. Visit for comprehensive regional trail maps and attractions.
Thanks to the removal of low-head dams and some significant in-stream improvements, Springfield’s Buck Creek is now whitewater country. Visitors from all over the Midwest have been drawn to Springfield to experience this unique downtown whitewater site.
Buck Creek State Park
The park’s recreational facilities center on the 2,120-acre lake, offering endless water-related opportunities including boating, water skiing, fishing and swimming. The park also includes camp sites, cottages, endless hiking trails and beautiful picnic spots.
Greater Springfield offers nearly 200 holes of challenging golf including some of Ohio’s best public courses, and the private Springfield Country Club course designed by the immortal, Donald Ross.List of Courses: Windy Knoll Golf ClubReid Park Golf Course, Snyder Park Golf Course, Locust HillsNational Golf LinksSugar Isle, and Rocky Lakes.
Northridge Lanes, Inc., Shamrock Lanes, Victory Lanes
ECO Sports Corridor
The ECO Sports Corridor was developed to provide opportunities for locals and visitors alike to experience the thrill of adventure sports. ECO Sports Corridor: Greater Adventure Starts Here.
Chakeres Theaters, Inc.
Springfield Symphony Orchestra Website
The Springfield Symphony Orchestra educates, entertains and enhances the lives of people in and around Clark County through performance of live symphonic music.
Clark State Performing Arts Center Website
The Clark State Performing Arts Center is home to the Springfield Symphony Orchestra. This incredible facility, one of the finest concert venues in Ohio, features the 1,490-seat Kuss (rhymes with the “cus” in “cushion”) Auditorium, our symphony hall.