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Affiliates are supported, but not operationally funded, by Cleveland Metroparks. These outstanding, non­profit organizations depend on class fees, special events, benefactor initiatives and your financial support to operate. Your contributions and volunteer service are encouraged.

Achievement Centers for Children, Camp Cheerful

The center operates Camp Cheerful, a camp for physically and mentally challenged children, in Mill Stream Run Reservation.


Fine arts and crafts, lessons, juried art shows, gallery, and gift shop, located in Huntington Reservation.

Brecksville Historical Association

The society maintains Squire Rich Museum in Brecksville Reservation and holds festivals throughout the year.

Brooklyn Exchange Cabin

Operated by the Brooklyn Exchange Club.  Offers cabin rental in Hinckley Reservation to raise funds for bettering community and youth groups.

Crooked River Archers

The club sponsors target archery in Brecksville Reservation.

Cleveland Dragon Boat Association

The Cleveland Dragon Boat Association operates dragon boat paddling and competition at Rivergate Park, Lakefront Reservation.

Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

Natural science center located in Huntington Reservation with animal exhibits, Schuele Planetarium, educational programs, and wildlife rehabilitation center.

Olmsted Historical Society

The society maintains Frostville museum, a restored 1800s community and gift shop located in Rocky River Reservation.

The Foundry Sailing Association

The Foundry operates competitive youth sailing at Wendy Park, Lakefront Reservation.