Welcome to the website for Caesar Creek Nature Center!

Sponsored by the Nature Center Association of Caesar Creek

The Nature Center Association of Caesar Creek (NCACC) is an organization of volunteers with the goals of preserving and improving Caesar Creek State Park and educating the public about its unique attributes.    Learn more about the Nature Center Association...


Nature Center hours vary seasonally.  Currently they are:  Wed - Sun, Noon - 4 PM, closed Monday and Tuesday from now through Labor Day.

Programs and Events

  • Caesar Creek State Park and Nature Center

August 18, 10AM:  Fitness Hike; Marching Through Time --- Meet at the Nature Center to hike through Pioneer Village's March Through Time.  Continue to the Fossil Fields; about 7 miles overall.


August 30 - September 2:  Labor Day Weekend Camp Out --- at the Caesar Creek Campgrounds.  A fun-filled weekend of activities.  Reserve your Campsite early before they are gone.  Join us for free canoeing, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, archery and more.  See separate flyer for details on our Facebook page ‘Caesar Creek State Park'.



  • U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Visitor Center

August 24, 7AM - 2PM:  Take A Warrior Fishing Event and Ohio Free Fishing Day!  Veterans and their families have the opportunity to join local sportsman through the sport of fishing.  Veterans who register for this event will have all fishing gear supplied for them.  A BBQ luncheon will also be provided for Veterans and their families.  If you would like to volunteer or donate to this event contact a Park Ranger for more information!  Bring your kids to the Visitor Center and borrow a fishing pole, bait your hook and fish at our Kid’s Fishing Pond!  To register call: 513-897-1050.


  • Caesar Creek Pioneer Village

October 19 & 20, 10AM - 4PM:  Harvest Festival and Gathering ---Celebrate the harvest as the village is preparing for winter.  Take part in the activities of the early 1800's.   Admission: $5.  For more details, visit the Pioneer Village Harvest Festival & Gathering page.


Topic:  Travis Luncan, the Source Water Protection Coordinator for the City of Wilmington, shows how Caesar Creek Lake is used to supply water to the area.


Upcoming Events, Planning, and Downloadable Calendars

Caesar Creek State Park:  2019 Special Events   2019 Guided HIkes

U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Visitor Center:   2019 Calendar of Events

Caesar Creek Pioneer Village:  2019 event Calendar


Current lake conditions


Visit the Nature Center on Pioneer Village Road!
Caesar Creek State Park Location:
8570 E State Route 73, Waynesville, Ohio 45068-9719
Park Office: (513) 897-3055
Campground Office: (937) 488-4595
Reservations: (866) 644-6727


Caesar Creek State Park is highlighted by clear blue waters, scattered woodlands, meadows, and steep ravines. The 3,741-acre park offers some of the finest outdoor recreation in southwest Ohio including camping, fishing, boating, hunting, swimming, trails for hiking, biking, and horses -- plus a nature center. ​There is always something to do, so check out the activities, special events, and volunteer pages.


Recent visitor? Leave a comment:  http://parks.ohiodnr.gov/survey

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions:  http://parks.ohiodnr.gov/faq

Link to interactive trail map:  https://odnr.maps.arcgis.com/

Link to ODNR pages for Caesar Creek State Park:  http://parks.ohiodnr.gov/caesarcreek



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