If you’re looking to surround yourself with the natural beauty of the midwest, consider a move to Gahanna, Ohio. Picturesque and charming, Gahanna has more park space per capita than the rest of central Ohio, and is proud of its dedication to the preservation of nature. Gahanna boasts over 750 acres of sweeping parkland and almost 20 miles of trails, connecting lively neighborhoods, unique historic attractions, eclectic dining and shopping options all with a convenient location right outside of Columbus, Ohio.
The Great Outdoors
Residents of Gahanna enjoy the unmatched parkland of their rich suburb, known as the “Herb Capital” of Ohio. With so many diverse and beautiful parks Gahanna offers everyone the chance to explore unique outdoor adventures.
Gahanna parks offer everything from the traditional sporting arenas, playgrounds, water fun with creek fishing, waterfalls and paddle boats. It’s never hard to find an available baseball diamond, basketball court or well maintained bike path in Gahanna, but the city is also very proud of unique park offerings that offer a different experience of the outdoors. If you’re a dog person, enjoy the 4 acres of Pizzurro Dog Park or if you’re looking for something more educational, experience the historical Ohio Herb Center. The city boasts a brand new skate park, as well as an inclusive playgrounds where anyone of varying abilities can play and a memorial park to honor the veterans who have served this country.
Gahanna’s pristine, expansive and unique parks offer recreation opportunities for everyone, whether you want to take a walk, hike, go fishing, explore nature, play a sport, or just sit back and relax there’s a Gahanna park offering you an escape from the city-life.
Only eight miles from downtown Columbus and minutes away from the Columbus International Airport, Gahanna is a choice location for business. Gahanna’s local government is dedicated to increasing jobs and fostering economic development. Through targeted initiatives and programs, the city is consistently trying to grow current local businesses as well as bring in new companies. Residents of Gahanna enjoy supporting the many local businesses including participating in the Herbal Cocktail trail, touring local wineries, dining at the more than 100 restaurants, and shopping many local, one-of-a-kind boutiques and galleries.
If you’re looking for even more shopping and dining, Easton Town Center is located just minutes from Gahanna and offers over 200 specialty stores, restaurants and entertainment options. Easton Town Center is a nationally renowned and upscale outdoor shopping complex that keeps Gahanna residents busy! Whether you’re looking to drink, eat or shop, Gahanna has something to keep you entertained!
This quaint suburb of Columbus honors its rich heritage with a commitment to maintaining the beautiful landscapes of the area, while looking to the future with investments geared to growing the downtown business district. Gahanna is a truly special place to live and it’s easy to see what it was named one of Ohio Magazine’s best hometowns. Come to Gahanna, where you’ll always have something to do!