20 apartments for rent in Forest Park East, Columbus, OH
The Forest Park East neighborhood is bound by East Dublin Granville Road, Cleveland Avenue, Morse Road, and Karl Road. The neighborhood has a variety of homes, from entry-level ranch homes to roomy split-level and two story homes. Yards vary from small and tidy to rolling and spacious. Sidewalks make it very pedestrian friendly.
Forest Park is appropriately named, with several nice parks nearby. A favorite is Woodward Park. This park has a recreation center, athletic fields and courts, a nature preserve, and programs for all ages. Granville Park and Walden Park also feature athletic fields and Walden has a playground as well. Not too far away is the great Cooper Park. This park also has athletic fields, courts, and a playground. It also provides access to the Greenway Trail.
There are a half-dozen public golf courses nearby, the closest being Champions Golf Course about two miles away. There are also three private country clubs in the area: York Temple, Worthington Hills, and New Albany.
Residents of this neighborhood also enjoy easy access to two good state parks for camping, boating, fishing, swimming, and winter sports. Delaware State Park has a 4,670-acre wildlife area, with 5 hiking trails, cross country skiing, sledding, ice-skating, and ice fishing. Alum State Park is another popular recreational area.
The neighborhood is conveniently located to The Ohio State University for theater and football fans. Moviegoers appreciate the convenience of The Screens at the Continent for new releases.
For shopping, the new and exciting Easton Town Center provides 90-acres of city-like shopping and dining. Easton features such highly regarded retailers such as Nordstrom, Ann Taylor, Tiffany, Coach and many more. It also offers top national eateries.
A number of local public transit stops and plenty of nearby retail centers make this a convenient area.