Along the "Crooked River"

Though a short distance from the urban areas of Cleveland and Akron, Cuyahoga Valley National Park seems worlds away. The park is a refuge for native plants and wildlife, and provides routes of discovery for visitors. The winding Cuyahoga River gives way to deep forests, rolling hills, and open farmlands. Walk or ride the Towpath Trail to follow the historic route of the Ohio & Erie Canal.

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Trail crew begins clearing trail.

Construction Begins on Mountain Bike Trail!

Work has begun on the East Rim Trail, CVNP's new off-road bicycle trail! The first phase is expected to open late this year. Follow our progress here.

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Schmidt Foster Farm

Two Farms Available for Lease

CVNP and the Countryside Conservancy announce two lease offerings under the Countryside Initiative. Proposals accepted until 12:00 noon September 16.

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Photo of cyclists on the Towpath Trail by Tom Jones.

Ride, Walk or Run the Ohio & Erie Towpath Trail

Walk or ride the historic trail that once connected the natural resources of the United States Interior with its markets on the eastern seaboard.

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