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.
Meet Tom Jones
Cuyahoga Valley National Park Association
1403 W. Hines Hill Road, Peninsula, Ohio 44264
Contact: Jocelyn Buckey
For Immediate Release Thursday, December 2, 2010
Join us for an afternoon with Tom Jones as we celebrate the upcoming holiday season. Find out how his passion for our national park inspired this work. Tom will be signing his DVD, posters, prints, and cards on Saturday, December 4, 2010, from noon to 4:00 p.m. at Park Place in Peninsula. DVDs are available to purchase for $19.95 at Park Place, or by downloading an order form from www.cvnpa.org.
Park Place in Peninsula is a gift store and welcome center located in the heart of CVNP. The store offers unique gifts, books, art, and apparel that allow you to extend your park experience. The children's section includes activity games and educational toys plus a wonderful "tree house" that hosts activities for children and families. Park Place in Peninsula is located at 1593 Main Street in downtown Peninsula 44264. For store hours visit www.cvnpa.org.
Cuyahoga Valley National Park Association is a nonprofit, membership-based organization working in partnership with the National Park Service to provide innovative education and foster community support of Cuyahoga Valley National Park. For more information on CVNPA please visit www.cvnpa.org.
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.