• Dayton's National Park

    Dayton Aviation Heritage

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Outdoor Activities



Enjoy a variety of free ranger programs this summer at Dayton's National Park

During the summer, ranger talks or walking tours of the Wright-Dunbar neighborhood start at the Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center daily at 10:30 am.

Daily walking tours of the Huffman Prairie Flying Field and Wright Memorial will also be available during the summer at 10:30 am. Tours start at the Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center.

Click on Schedule of Events and For Kids for more information.

oak tree leaf

Learn To Indentify TREES!

Learn to ID trees at Wright Memorial with our easy to use map and tree list.

Click here for a complete list of trees at Wright Memorial.

Click here for a map of trees at Wright Memorial to accompany tree list.

Participants on a Bike-with-a-Ranger tour.
A groupd of cyclist exploring Dayton's rich history during a Bike-with-a-ranger tour.
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Did You Know?

Replica 1905 hangar at the Huffman Prairie Flying Field

The Wright brothers continued their flying experiments here on this cow pasture in Dayton, Ohio in 1904 and 1905, perfecting their machine and building the world's first practical airplane.