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 »
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 »
Multiple Days: 06/22/2013, 07/19/2013, 07/27/2013, 08/10/2013, 08/17/2013Location: Varies-see event details Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Boston Store Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 330-657-2752
On these evening adventures, we’ll discover the many animals that call Cuyahoga Valley National Park home.
Saturdays, June 22, July 27, and August 17
Join a park ranger for this easy 1.5-mile walk along the Towpath Trail to explore the Beaver Marsh. Dusk is a time when many animals are active. Ira Trailhead, 7:30 - 9 p.m.
Friday, July 19
The lightning bug’s flash does more than light up the night. It is a mating signal that males and females send to each other. With Park Ranger Paul Motts, observe firefly light displays during their peak courtship time. Ira Trailhead, 9 - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 10
The Stanford Barn is often a great place to watch for emerging bats in the early evening. Join Park Ranger Paul Motts for a short hike to see female bats with their young. Program will be cancelled if it rains. Boston Store Visitor Center, 8 - 10 p.m.