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. Final resurfacing and striping will take place following the Memorial Day holiday.
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.
Cuyahoga Valley National Park Reopens the Entire Towpath Trail
Contact: Mary Pat Doorley, 440-546-5995
Brecksville, Ohio - The National Park Service has reopened all of the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail in Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) that was closed due to flooding conditions.
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) service from Akron Northside Station to Canton Station resumes Saturday, July 23, 2011.
Bike Aboard! Service continues as scheduled between Peninsula and Akron.
CVSR operates regular excursions on Wednesdays through Sundays from Peninsula Depot to Akron Northside Station. Visit www.CVSR.com for schedules.
CVNP encompasses 33,000 acres along the Cuyahoga River between Cleveland and Akron, Ohio. Managed by the National Park Service, CVNP combines cultural, historical, recreational, and natural activities in one setting. For more information visit www.nps.gov/cuva or www.dayinthevalley.com or call 330-657-2752 or 800-257-9477.
Did You Know?
November is the time to be on the lookout for bald eagles performing aerial courtship displays. Once eagles have selected each other, they plunge through the air in very high dives, locking their talons and breaking apart just when it looks as though they will crash to the ground.