The ODNR Division of Parks and Watercraft has many public service facilities throughout the state parks system, commonly referred to as "concession operations." Several of these facilities are operated by the private sector and offer business opportunities for individuals, corporations, and other business entities.
State park lodges, marinas, boat rentals, and refreshment stands are some examples of facilities available for private operation. The rights to operate these facilities are granted through the competitive bid process in accordance with state law.
- Bid opportunities will be listed as they become available.
- Bids may be renewed with current operator per the terms of the original contract.
- Release order of bids is subject to change.
Questions? Email Ohio State Parks