Photographic Society Members' Show Rescheduled
Thursday, August 14 Cuyahoga Valley Photographic Society Members' Show has been rescheduled to 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 21 at Hines Hill Conference Center.
Towpath Trail Closure
Towpath Trail is closed from Mustill Store to Memorial Parkway for riverbank reinforcement. Detours posted. Closure will last 1 - 4 weeks into August. More »
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 »
Quick Rd is closed from Akron Peninsula Rd to Pine Hollow Trailhead in Peninsula, from Wednesday, 7/16, for 6 weeks. Detours posted. More »
Riverview Road Repaving
Riverview Rd is being repaved from the Cuyahoga-Summit Cty line to Peninsula through Mon, 9/15. Road is open but there are still delays due to construction. Allow extra time. More »
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Announces Early Release of Polar Express Tickets
Contact: Kelly Steele, 330-657-1915
Peninsula, Ohio - Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) has announced a 72-Hour, Early Release Ticket Sale for a few select dates for the 2011 Polar Express™ program, on-line June 28, 29 and 30th. The remaining dates will then be offered to CVSR Members on September 7th, 2011 and then to the general public on October 3, 2011. Tickets will be sold through the railroad's website at www.CVSR.com. The Polar Express will be offered from November 17th through December 20, 2011, from the Rockside Station in Independence, the Akron Northside Station and the Canton Lincoln Highway Station.
Did You Know?
Lock 27 along the Ohio & Erie Canal became known as Johnnycake Lock after several boats ran aground due to flooding. While stranded, supplies ran low and canal passengers and crew ate only corn meal pancakes, known as "johnnycakes".