Partial Riverview Road Closure - Updated 11/20/13
Curb, guiderail, and paving work has started on Riverview Rd between Fitzwater and Brookside roads. The road is closed to northbound traffic but remains open southbound. Work is expected to be completed by the second week of December due to weather delays More »
Closure on Fishing Will Remain in Effect for Virginia Kendall Lake
Due to the government shutdown, we were unable to survey the fish community in VK Lake as scheduled. Our survey partners (ODNR) will not be able to get into the lake until early spring of 2014. Therefore, the closure on fishing will remain in effect. More »
Park Visitor Centers Close Early Due to Hazardous Weather
Contact: Mary Pat Doorley, 440-546-5995, 440-343-7355 (cell)
Brecksville, Ohio - The National Park Service announces the early closure of park visitor centers at 2 p.m. today, Friday, January 25, due to hazardous weather conditions. Boston Store and Canal Visitor Centers will reopen on Saturday, January 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Campfire Tales events scheduled tonight at Happy Days Lodge, from 7 - 8 p.m. has been cancelled. The next scheduled Campfire Tales is on Friday, February 8, Happy Days Lodge, 7 - 8 p.m.
Please call the park's public hotline at 440-546-5960 and www.nps.gov/cuva for up-to-date program information.
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 call 330-657-2752.
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".