Membership

Rules and Restrictions for Visiting Rowe Woods and/or Long Branch Farm and Trails

Cincinnati Nature Center is open to MEMBERS ONLY. All members wishing to visit Rowe Woods (4949 Tealtown Rd, Milford, OH 45150) and/or Long Branch Farm & Trails (6926 Gaynor Road, Goshen, OH 45122must register below.

  • Please register the total number of people planning to visit. All children and adults of any age must be registered.
  • You are registering for a “timed ticket” and your visit needs to occur within this time frame. We ask that you leave the Nature Center when your time is up.

RESTRICTIONS STILL IN PLACE

  • At Rowe Woods, only restrooms at the Nature PlayScape at our Rowe Woods location are open. All other restrooms on that property remain closed.
  • At Long Branch Farm & Trails, the composting bathroom will be open.
  • All buildings and the Nature PlayScape remain closed.
  • All water fountains remain turned off.
  • Benches and picnic tables are available with social distancing measures in place. Please allow for at least six feet of space between you and others. Only those who live under the same roof may sit in close proximity.
  • At Rowe Woods, trash service is available in the Nature PlayScape restrooms, Nature PlayScape picnic area, and picnic area at the base of the Rowe Woods Visitor Center parking lot. Otherwise, please pack-in/pack-out. 
  • At Long Branch Farm & Trails, trash service is available at the composting bathrooms only.

FOR THE SAFETY AND COURTESY OF ALL MEMBERS AND STAFF

  • If you are sick, stay home.
  • Practice social distancing. Leave six feet of space between you and others. If you wish to pass another person on the trail, please announce yourself and your intentions so that other person may move out of your way.
  • Step aside for others and keep your six-foot distance from other hikers, even if that means stepping off-trail for a moment.
  • Wear a face mask for the safety of you and others.
  • Wash hands or use hand sanitizer before and after your visit.
  • Only walk or hike with those who live under the same roof.
  • Dogs are allowed, but you must abide by all current pet rules.
  • Please do not register to visit every day to allow time for other members to visit.
  • Grounds may close if unsafe weather conditions arise.
  • Gate opens at 8 am and is locked at 8:30 pm at the exit for security. 

PLEASE NOTE:

The health and safety of our members, volunteers, and staff is our first priority. Mandates and recommendations from government officials and the Center for Disease Control may change our ability to follow this new limited opening plan. If we find that guests are not following appropriate social distancing or other guidelines, we may be forced to completely close again. Please check our website and social media sites for any changes or updates. 

Registration closes one hour before the time slot begins or when no more openings for reservations are available. "Sold out" will appear in the upper left corner of the page when no more reservations are available.

Registration for Members ONLY 

PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTRATION FOR EACH TIME SLOT CLOSES ONE HOUR BEFORE THAT TIME SLOT BEGINS. For example, registration for the 8 am time slot for both properties will close at 7 am that day.

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. Please use caution while visiting.

Visit Date: Saturday, May 30

Registration opens Wednesday, May 27, at 9 am. Registration closes one hour before the beginning of each time slot. Click your preferred visit time below to register.

Visit Rowe Woods

8-11:00 am — FULL

11 am-2 pm — FULL

2-5 pm — FULL

5-8:30 pm

 

Visit Long Branch Farm & Trails

8-11:00 am

11 am-2 pm

2-5 pm

5-8:30 pm

 

Visit Date: Sunday, May 31

Registration opens Thursday, May 28, at 9 am. Registration closes one hour before the beginning of each time slot. Click your preferred visit time below to register.

Visit Rowe Woods

8-11:00 am — FULL

11 am-2 pm — FULL

2-5 pm

5-8:30 pm

 

Visit Long Branch Farm & Trails

8-11:00 am

11 am-2 pm

2-5 pm

5-8:30 pm

 

Beginning Monday, June 1, registration is no longer required at Long Branch Farm & Trails. Registration is still required to visit Rowe Woods. 

Visit Date: Monday, June 1

Registration opens Friday, May 29, at 9 am. Registration closes one hour before the beginning of each time slot. Click your preferred visit time below to register.

Visit Rowe Woods

8-11:00 am

11 am-2 pm 

2-5 pm

5-9 pm

 

Visit Date: Tuesday, June 2

Registration opens Saturday, May 30, at 9 am. Registration closes one hour before the beginning of each time slot. Click your preferred visit time below to register.

Visit Rowe Woods

8-11:00 am

11 am-2 pm 

2-5 pm

5-9 pm

 

Visit Date: Wednesday, June 3

Registration opens Sunday, May 31, at 9 am. Registration closes one hour before the beginning of each time slot. Click your preferred visit time below to register.

Visit Rowe Woods

8-11:00 am

11 am-2 pm 

2-5 pm

5-9 pm

  

Visit Date: Thursday, June 4

Registration opens Monday, June 1, at 9 am. Registration closes one hour before the beginning of each time slot. Click your preferred visit time below to register.

Visit Rowe Woods

8-11:00 am

11 am-2 pm 

2-5 pm

5-9 pm

 

Visit Date: Friday, June 5

Registration opens Tuesday, June 2, at 9 am. Registration closes one hour before the beginning of each time slot. Click your preferred visit time below to register.

Visit Rowe Woods

8-11:00 am

11 am-2 pm 

2-5 pm

5-9 pm

 

Visit Date: Saturday, June 6

Registration opens Wednesday, June 3, at 9 am. Registration closes one hour before the beginning of each time slot. Click your preferred visit time below to register.

Visit Rowe Woods

8-11:00 am

11 am-2 pm 

2-5 pm

5-9 pm

 

Visit Date: Sunday, June 7

Registration opens Thursday, June 4, at 9 am. Registration closes one hour before the beginning of each time slot. Click your preferred visit time below to register.

Visit Rowe Woods

8-11:00 am

11 am-2 pm 

2-5 pm

5-9 pm