Bradner Nature Preserve

Interpretive Center: 11491 Fostoria Road/ State Route 23, Bradner, OH 43406
Open daily 8:00 am until 30 minutes past sunset.

Bradner Preserve is the largest of the Wood County Park District properties. There are three entrances.


Trails & Campground: 11540 Timmons Road, Bradner, OH 43406

Playground & Restroom: 1275 Caldwell Road, Bradner, OH 43406

Various natural areas including a mature woodlot, sand dunes, grasslands and remnant prairie are all preserved in this, the largest of Wood County Parks. There are trails throughout the preserve. The Bradner Preserve is 233 acres with 2.38 miles of trails.

The community room in the Interpretive Center is available for service groups and non-profits for fee-free meetings.

There is an unheated indoor/outdoor shelter located near the interpretive center that is available to reserve. Call 419-353-1897 for reservations.

map of park

Click here for a .pdf map of Bradner Preserve. 





Click here for a Special Use Permit.

Find Park District Rules & Regulations here.