• Photo of the Beaver Marsh by Jeffrey Gibson.

    Cuyahoga Valley

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  • Valley Picnic Area Park Lot CLosed - Plateau Trail Loop Affected

    Valley Picnic Area Parking Lot is closed for the replacement of the damaged culvert on the Plateau Trail, from dusk on Monday, September22 to 5 p.m., Thursday, October 2, 2014. Access to Plateau Trail is via the Oak Hill Trailhead. Loop unavailable.

  • 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

  • 05/17/2014

    Location: Various locations - see description | Map Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Boston Store Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 330-657-2752
Saturday, May 17
River Day
Join this annual event to celebrate and restore our National Heritage River, the Cuyahoga. The following activities are in Cuyahoga Valley National Park. For a complete regional list, visit. cuyahogariver.net/riverday.htm.

Junior Ranger: Rambling Along the River 
Become a water quality scientist on RiverDay. Take a walk along the Towpath Trail, put on goggles and gloves, and test the Cuyahoga's water. 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. To register call 800-642-3297 ext. 100.

Clean Up the Watershed
Care for the Cuyahoga River watershed by removing trash or restoring native floodplain habitat. Location given upon registration. 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. For more information and to register, contact the volunteer office at 330-657-2299.

Water Quality Testing

Chat with volunteers about how we test and monitor the Cuyahoga River. Hunt House, 1 - 3 p.m.