Valley Picnic Area Park Lot CLosed - Plateau Trail Loop Affected
Valley Picnic Area Parking Lot is closed for the replacement of the damaged culvert on the Plateau Trail, from dusk on Monday, September22 to 5 p.m., Thursday, October 2, 2014. Access to Plateau Trail is via the Oak Hill Trailhead. Loop unavailable.
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 »
Planning, Environment, and Public Comment (PEPC)
What's new for Cuyahoga Valley National Park?
Trail Plan Finalized - December 2013
Key elements of the Preferred Alternative include the following:
Documents for the trail plan are available at www.parkplanning.nps.gov/cuyahogatrailplan.
Update of the Cuyahoga Valley NP Fire Management Plan and Environmental Assessment - June 2014
All documents relating to the EA are available at http://www.parkplanning.nps.gov/projectHome.cfm?projectID=39508. The public are encouraged to comment online. However, for those without internet access, written comments, including name and address, may be submitted via regular and should be addressed to:
All comments will be taken until August 1, 2014.
TRAILS FOREVER Program
TRAILS FOREVER is a multifaceted program that builds on existing strengths of Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP), the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park, and our volunteers. Its purpose is to ensure that CVNP has a top-quality trail system, in perpetuity, insulated from fluctuations in federal funding by a strong base of local support.
Click here to learn more about TRAILS FOREVER.
Did You Know?
American Indians in the Cuyahoga Valley were influenced by the Hopewell Culture, which created large mound complexes in central Ohio from 100 B.C. – A.D. 500? In the Cuyahoga Valley, American Indians built small mounds rather than large ceremonial centers.