Great Council State Park

ODNR is working with the three federally-recognized Shawnee Tribes to develop the property.  The facility is expected to open in 2023.

XENIA, Ohio — Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Director Mary Mertz recently broke ground on Ohio’s 76th state park.

Ground breaking at Great Council

Officials are shown here at the June 27 groundbreaking of the Great Council State Park near Xenia. The park is expected to open in 2023.