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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: 03/03/2014, 03/18/2014, 04/07/2014, 04/12/2014, 04/15/2014, 04/24/2014, 05/05/2014, 05/20/2014

    Location: Locations and times vary | Map Fee Information: Call for Fee Information Contact Name: www.cvcountryside.org Contact Phone Number: 330-657-2542

Countryside U
Countryside offers classes and networking events for backyard gardeners, home cooks, and farmers of all experience levels. For more information and to register visit www.cvcountryside.org. Locations will be given upon registration.

Mondays, March 3, April 7, and May 5
Local Food Akron Networking
Free. No registration required. 7 p.m.

Tuesdays, March 18, April 15, and May 20
Countryside Local Food Swaps
Free. 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 12
Backyard Chicken Basics
Fee: $30. 10 a.m. - noon

Thursday, April 24
Starting Your Own Vegetable Garden
Fee: $30. 7 - 9 p.m.