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    Cuyahoga Valley

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  • Valley Bridle Trail Partial Closure

    A section of the Valley Bridle Trail is closed across from the Brandywine Golf Course. There is no estimate of when this section will be open. Please observe all trail closures. More »

  • Plateau Trail Partial Closure

    The outer loop of the Plateau Trail is closed at the Valley Picnic Area junction for bridge repair. The bridge is now unsafe for pedestrian traffice due to accelerated erosion around the base. More »

  • Bald Eagle Closure in Effect Until July 31, 2014

    Returning bald eagles are actively tending to last year's nest within the Pinery Narrows area in CVNP. To protect the eagles from human disturbance, the area surrounding the nest tree will be closed until July 31, 2014. More »

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) Bridge Construction Closures

    Rockside and Canal Visitor Center boarding sites will be closed through Apr 27. From Jan 18 - Mar 16, CVSR will operate between Akron Northside and Brecksville stations. From Mar 22 - Apr, CVSR will operate between Akron Northside and Peninsula. More »

  • Do Not Feed the Waterfowl and Birds!

    Many people enjoy feeding waterfowl and birds, but the effects of this seemingly generous act can be harmful. Regular feeding can cause: unatural behavior, pollution, overcrowding, delayed migration, and poor nutrition and disease.

  • 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 »

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 03/26/2014, 04/14/2014, 05/14/2014

    Location: Locations vary - see description | Map Time: 6:00 PM Fee Information: Call for Pricing Contact Name: Conservancy for CVNP Contact Phone Number: 330-657-2909 ext. 119

Dinner in the Valley
Each month, Chef Larkin Rogers creates a delightful themed meal served in a unique park setting. For pricing and reservations (at least seven days in advance), call 330-657-2909 ext. 119 or visit www.conservancyforcvnp.org.  

Wednesday, March 26
Springtime in Rome
We've survived the Ides of March! To celebrate, the Great Hall will be transformed into a Roman piazza and we'll feast on a delicous Italian meal. Happy Days Lodge, 6 p.m.  

Monday, April 14
Wildflower Hike and Dinner
Delight in the beauty of spring with a hike through awakening forests and ponds, followed by a seasonl meal. Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center (November Lodge). Hike begins at 6 p.m. Dinner is served at 7 p.m.

Wednesday, May 14
Darling Buds of May
Shakespeare wrote, "rough winds do shake the darling buds of May." Revel in the change of seasons as we savor a delightul English springtime menu. Ledges Shelter, 6 p.m.