• Kendall Hills in summer bloom by Jeffrey Gibson

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

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  • Photographic Society Members' Show Rescheduled

    Thursday, August 14 Cuyahoga Valley Photographic Society Members' Show has been rescheduled to 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 21 at Hines Hill Conference Center.

  • Towpath Trail Closure

    Towpath Trail is closed from Mustill Store to Memorial Parkway for riverbank reinforcement. Detours posted. Closure will last 1 - 4 weeks into August. More »

  • Other Closures

    Valley Bridle Trail south of SR 303, across from golf course, is collapsed by river. Hard closure. Plateau Trail Bridge, north of Valley Picnic Area is closed. No detours. Plateau & Oak Hill trails are open. More »

  • 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. More »

  • Riverview Road Repaving

    Riverview Rd is being repaved from the Cuyahoga-Summit Cty line to Peninsula through Mon, 9/15. Road is open but there are still delays due to construction. Allow extra time. 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.