• Photo of the Beaver Marsh by Jeffrey Gibson.

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

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  • NPS Seeks Comment on Proposed Regulation for Off-Road Bicycle Trails

    NPShas proposed a special regulation to designate and authorize off-road bicycle use on new trails constructed outside of developed areas in Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The public is invited to provide comment until Monday, December 15, 2014. More »

  • Other Closures

    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 »

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 09/08/2012, 10/12/2012, 10/20/2012, 10/26/2012, 11/11/2012

    Location: Provided upon registration. | Map Fee Information: $8 child, $5 Conservancy members (unless otherwise noted). Contact Name: Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center Contact Phone Number: 800-642-3297 ext. 100.

There are now year-round opportunities to become a Junior Ranger! Kids ages 7-12 attending three programs earn the 2012 CVNP Junior Ranger badge-six programs earn the CVNP patch. Program locations are given upon registration. Fee: $8 per child, $5 Conservancy members (unless otherwise noted). A parent or guardian is required to attend programs with participating children; no charge for adults. To register call 800-642-3297 ext. 100.

Saturday, September 8
Pollinators in Season
What is a pollinator, and how are they important in CVNP? Join a park ranger on this discovery stroll along the Towpath Trail. 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Friday, October 12
Fall Family Fishing Day
Drop in for a FREE day of fishing fun! Fishing poles and bait provided, or bring your own. Pack your own lunches and drinks. For ages 7 and older. Horseshoe Pond, 10 a.m-2 p.m.

Saturday, October 20
Fossil Fun
Have you ever found a rock that looked like a strange creature? Join us on a fossil-hunting adventure. For ages 7-12.  2-4 p.m.

Friday, October 26
Hooting Owl Hike and Autumn Star Night
Take a short hike to search for owls and try calling them in for a better view. Afterwards we'll use telescopes to gaze at the stars twinkling above. For ages 7-12. 6:30-9 p.m.

Sunday, November 11
Leave No Trace
Care for America's special places by learning "leave no trace" principles. Help with a small project to protect your national park. For ages 7-12. 2-4 p.m.