Finding the perfect gift for the outdoor enthusiast in your life has never been easier, thanks to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Give the gift of the great outdoors with choices from our online store today.
Unique Gifts from Ohio State Parks
New this year, Ohio State Parks is offering gifts perfect for the entire family. These items are exclusively available through our web store. For more information and to place your order, go to the online store at reserveohio.com.
2020 Ohio State Parks Ornament: This is a limited-edition three-dimensional holiday ornament. The silver snowflake is 2.25” and is the perfect gift for anyone who loves supporting Ohio’s state parks.
Vintage Posters: These vintage style artist renderings of iconic attractions in our state parks are sure to conjure treasured memories of past and future adventures in some of your favorite state parks. All of the 16″ x 24″ posters come unframed. If you purchase the entire poster series by Dec. 15, you will receive a complimentary State Parks 2020 ornament (for new orders only)!
Ohio Parks Passport: The Ohio State Parks Passport is a handy addition to any family picnic basket, hiker’s bag, or tackle box! This full-color, 45-page booklet includes regional maps, photographs, and individual pages for all 75 state parks. It also highlights the facilities, available activities, interesting facts, and local contact information for each state park. Each passport includes a full set of state park decal stickers for visitors to commemorate each new park visit. Parks will also offer locations where passport users can stamp their own booklets with inked stamps.
Hunting and Fishing Licenses
Ensure that your friends, children, and grandchildren have years of access to hunting and fishing in Ohio with multiyear and lifetime hunting and fishing licenses — unique gifts that will be appreciated for years to come.
Ohio resident license buyers can choose from 3-year, 5-year, 10-year, and lifetime hunting or fishing licenses. All funds generated from the sale of multiyear and lifetime licenses are deposited into the Wildlife Fund, where they will be used to protect and enhance Ohio’s wildlife populations.
Wild Ohio Magazine
The Wild Ohio Magazine provides readers a glimpse into Ohio’s wildlife and conservation activities. The magazine is delivered six times each year, including a calendar edition. The cost is $5 per year for individuals who purchase at a license vendor, with the HuntFish OH mobile app, or online through the Ohio’s Wildlife Licensing System.
Buying and giving an Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp allows wildlife enthusiasts the opportunity to directly impact the future of Ohio’s native wildlife. The stamp proceeds go to the Endangered Species and Wildlife Diversity Fund and support: habitat restoration; land purchases and conservation easements; endangered and threatened native species; educational products for students and wildlife enthusiasts; and wildlife and habitat research projects. The individual purchasing an Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp for $15 will receive a collectible stamp, window cling and commemorative card, and the stamps can be purchased with the HuntFish Oh mobile app or through Ohio’s Wildlife Licensing System. Showing your Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp at eight state park lodges can earn a 25% discount on lodge rooms for weekday stays, and the stamp holder must be present to receive this coupon.
Ohio Geology Publications
Looking for a unique gift for the holidays? Browse the ODNR Division of Geological Survey website for a wide selection of our most popular books, maps, and posters for rock hounds, explorers, hikers, and young geologists. To make an order, please call 614-265-6576 or email [email protected]
Great Ohio Lodges Specials
Give the gift of unforgettable memories when you book a stay at one of the Great Ohio Lodges during our annual Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals will be listed on the lodge websites on Friday, November 27th and Monday, November 30th.
Sign up to receive newsletter and marketing updates from the Great Ohio Lodges at https://www.greatohiolodges.com/.
The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake Holiday Specials
The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake is offering a variety of festive events to celebrate the upcoming holiday season. Whether you are looking for a Christmas themed craft or a merry holiday meal, The Lodge has the ideal activity to help create lasting memories. With The Lodge’s enhanced safety and health standards and commitment to a safe, clean, and comfortable environment, the love and joy that surrounds the holidays can still be experienced. additional details are provided HERE.
Gift Certificates: The Gift that Always Fits
An Ohio State Parks gift card or gift certificate makes a perfect present for anyone who appreciates the great outdoors right here in the Buckeye State. Gift cards or gift certificates can be used at Ohio State Parks for overnight stays, allowing the recipient to enjoy their favorite state park or visit a new one! Gift cards or gift certificates may be redeemed for camping, getaway rentals, cabin rentals, and at most Ohio state park lodges. Gift certificates and gift cards may also be used at state operated retail stores or for boat rentals at many state park marinas. Available in any denomination and with no expiration date, gift cards and gift certificates may be purchased online at reserveohio.com or by calling 866-644-6727.
Gift cards will be processed within three business days; expected delivery times vary depending on your location.
Gift certificates can be purchased online only, by creating an account or by logging into an existing account at reserveohio.com. Gift certificates are sent to your email automatically at the time of purchase, in PDF format. Each one has a unique code that may be redeemed online or scanned from a printed or electronic copy.
Wildlife Gift certificates can be purchased through the HuntFish OH mobile app or with Ohio’s Wildlife Licensing System. Recipients can use the certificates to purchase licenses, permits, the Wild Ohio Magazine and wetland and legacy stamps. Gift certificates can be purchased for any amount and are valid one year from the date of purchase. Wildlife gift certificates can only be purchased and redeemed online.