The Columbus Recreation & Parks Department’s Griggs Reservoir Park is located on the northwest side of Columbus and features 186 acres of land and 363 acres of water.
The park is ideal for boating events, hiking and disc golf, and has accommodations for family and spectators. In addition to all that the waterfront has to offer, the park has greenway trail access, picnicking, a playground, shelter, a lighted walking trail and a lighted woods and wildlife area.
Length and Width of River: 5,000 x 230 meters
Lanes: Eight lanes (seven competitive, one transportation)
Parking: 400 preferred spaces, 300 additional spaces
Griggs Reservoir has hosted several notable events including the Jack Speakman Regatta and the Governor’s Cup, the Mid-America Collegiate Rowing Championships and the Ohio High School Rowing Championships.
Boat launches are located south of Fishinger Road at Nottingham.