• Kendall Hills in summer bloom by Jeffrey Gibson

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

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  • Trail Closures

    Towpath Trail is closed from Mustill Store to Memorial Parkway for riverbank reinforcement. Detours posted. Closure will last 1 - 4 weeks into August. Valley Bridle Trail south of SR 303, across from golf course, is collapsed by river. Hard closure.

  • Road Closures

    Quick Rd is closed from Akron Peninsula Rd to Pine Hollow Trailhead in Peninsula, from Wednesday, 7/16, for 6 weeks. Detours posted. Hines Hill Rd is closed from Tuesday, 7/29 through Tuesday, 8/12 for resurfacing from I271 to the Boston Township Line. More »

  • Riverview Road Repaving and Closure

    Riverview Rd is being repaved from the Cuyahoga-Summit Cty line to Peninsula through Mon, 9/15.Road is open with single lane closures. Riverview Rd is closed from Boston Mills Rd to the Cuyahoga Cty line starting Mon, 7/14 for for 3 weeks. Detours posted. More »

  • Brandywine Creek Foot Bridge Closed

    The footbridge that crosses over the Brandywine Creek on the Brandywine Gorge Trail is closed due to damage sustained during a recent storm. The trail remains open but there is no detour. Visitors will need to backtrack to get back to parking lot. More »

Professional Development

Teacher Workshops

Great Lakes Earth Partnership for Schools Teacher Workshop Monday through Friday, June 23 - 27 and Saturday, September 27— Use the outdoors as an educational tool to learn about native ecosystems and how you can transform your schoolyard into a learning lab. Fee: $150 include graduate credit. For more information or to register, contact Connie Dagas at 330-657-2796 ext. 100 or cdages@forcvnp.org.

Teacher-Ranger-Teachers

Hey teachers - want to spend a summer living and working in a national park? This is the program for you - work as a park ranger for the summer, then bring the stories and lessons of Cuyahoga Valley back to your students.

Historical & Environmental Education Reading

CVNP partnered with Western Reserve Public Media to create a free teacher's guide, Generations: Cuyahoga Valley National Park—Preserve and Protect, with middle school lesson plans in mathematics, science, social studies, art, and language arts. This guide is a companion piece to the one-hour Generations: Cuyahoga Valley National Park documentary and the national PBS series, America’s Best Idea.