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June 28, 2015
Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail Reopens
The National Park Service has reopened the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail in Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP).

June 27, 2015
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Cancels Trains for Sunday, June 28, 2015
Heavy rains have caused the cancellation of Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) services in Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) for Sunday, June 28, 2015.

June 27, 2015
Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail Closed from Lock 39 to Hunt House Due to Flooding
The National Park Service has closed the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail in Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) from Hunt House to Lock 39 due to high waters from Saturday’s storm. The trail closure includes associated parking lots from Lock 39 Trailhead on Rockside Road in Independence to Hunt House on Bolanz Road in Cuyahoga Falls.

June 16, 2015
Closure of Hillside Pedestrian Bridge over the Cuyahoga River
The National Park Service (NPS) is closing the Hillside Pedestrian Bridge over Cuyahoga River until further notice.

May 26, 2015
Youth Programs Offered in Akron
Get Up, Get Out and Go! is a summer campaign offering FREE outdoor recreational activities and music for kids, 11 to 14 years old and their families, along the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail.

May 22, 2015
Daily Summer Hikes
Starting Monday, June 1 through Monday, August 31, the National Park Service is offering daily ranger-guided walks at popular park attractions in Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP).

May 14, 2015
Summer 2015 Schedule of Events Available
The summer 2015 Schedule of Events for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) is now online at www.nps.gov/cuva/planyourvisit/calendar.htm.

May 11, 2015
Summer 2015 Visitor Center Hours
Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) announces spring hours for visitor services. The following information is for the months of June, July, and August 2015.

March 17, 2015
Cuyahoga Valley National Park Remains Eleventh in Visitation
Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) ranked as the eleventh most visited national park with 2,189,849 visits in 2014.

February 13, 2015
Updated Trail Closures in Cuyahoga Valley National Park: Bald Eagles Nest Again!
Bald Eagles are once again nesting in the Route 82 area of the park. This and the need to dredge the canal to improve water flow have resulted in area closures.

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