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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Trails Forever

Trails Forever

CVNP has over 100 miles of trails for you to enjoy. Do your part. Help preserve our precious legacy of trails for future generations.

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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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NPS photo of train ready to board passengers.

Take a Ride the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

Climb aboard to experience the adventure, romance, and nostalgia of a vintage train ride through the heart of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

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