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.
Multiple Days: 06/04/2012, 07/03/2012, 08/01/2012, 08/31/2012Location: Varies | Map Fee Information: free Contact Name: Boston Store Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 800-257-9477
Hiking at night under a full moon is a memorable experience, especially when your guide is a park ranger.
Monday, June 4
2.75 miles on the easy-to-moderate Tree Farm Trail. Horseshoe Pond, 9 - 11 p.m.
Tuesday, July 3
3.3-mile moderately difficult hike on the Lake and Cross Country trails. Kendall Lake Shelter, 9 - 11 p.m.
Wednesday, August 1
2.25-mile round-trip walk to the Beaver Marsh along the Towpath Trail. Hunt Farm Visitor Information Center, 8 - 10 p.m.
Friday, August 31
5 miles on the easy terrain of the Oak Hill and Plateau trails. Enjoy the peaceful settings of Meadow Edge and Sylvan ponds. Oak Hill Trailhead, 8 - 10:30 p.m.