Canal Visitor Center Closure
Canal Visitor Center will be closed for construction, starting Monday, May 6, 2013. It will reopen with new exhibits in early 2014.
Riverview Road Closure
Riverview Rd from the Cuyahoga Falls line north to the Peninsula line will be re-paved, beginning the week of April 22. Expect delays. Flaggers will direct traffic. Work is expected to be completed by Memorial Day weekend.
Towpath Trail Closure
NPS has closed the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail from Hillside Road to Stone Road in Valley View. A section of the trail is not passable due to hazardous conditions caused by erosion. Towpath is expected to be open by Memorial Day, May 27.
Bald Eagle Closure in Effect
RR tracks, and 30 foot right of way on either side, are closed to all foot traffic from the Rt. 82 Bridge at Station Rd, north to the RR tracks at. The Cuyahoga R. downstream of the Brecksville Dam to the Fitzwater Rd Bridge is closed to water activities.
Cub Scout Webelos Weekend In October Hosted By Conservancy For Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Contact: Susan L. Riffle, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, 330-657-2909 ext. 109
Conservancy For Cuyahoga Valley National Park
PENINSULA, Ohio (Thursday, September 12, 2012) - Give your Webelo scouts the opportunity to learn about the environment, make new friends, and explore Cuyahoga Valley National Park this fall! Scout packs will fulfill requirements for the Geology and Forester badges, as well as belt loop selections of Geology, Language and Culture, Map and Compass, and Wildlife Conservation. Staff-led evening activities include a night hike and campfire. Tent camping option is also available. Space is limited, so call or email to register soon!
WHERE: Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Educational Center, Peninsula, Ohio
COST: $95 per scout, $50 per chaperone (includes programming, meals, snacks and lodging)
REGISTRATION: Pre-registration required - call (330) 657-2796 ext. 100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. All packs must meet requirements for the adult-to-scout ratio and chaperone overnight training.
About the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park The Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park is a membership-based, non-profit organization created to engage public support for the park and provide services to enhance public use and enjoyment of the park. For more information about the Conservancy and its programs, visit www.conservancyforcvnp.org or call (330) 657-2909.
Did You Know?
Cuyahoga Valley National Park's namesake river flows north and south. The Cuyahoga River begins its 100 mile journey in Geauga County, flows south to Cuyahoga Falls where it turns sharply north and flows through CVNP. American Indians referred to the U-shaped river as Cuyahoga or "crooked river."