• Kendall Hills in summer bloom by Jeffrey Gibson

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

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  • Temporary Bridge Installed at Brandywine Creek

    A temporary bridge has been installed over Brandywine Creek and visitors will be able to complete the Brandywine Gorge Trail, during good weather. The bridge may be flooded and impassable during heavy rains. Caution signs are in place. More »

  • Trail Closures

    Towpath Trail is closed from Mustill Store to Memorial Parkway for riverbank reinforcement. Detours posted. Closure will last 1 - 4 weeks into August. Valley Bridle Trail south of SR 303, across from golf course, is collapsed by river. Hard closure.

  • Road Closures

    Quick Rd is closed from Akron Peninsula Rd to Pine Hollow Trailhead in Peninsula, from Wednesday, 7/16, for 6 weeks. Detours posted. Hines Hill Rd is closed from Tuesday, 7/29 through Tuesday, 8/12 for resurfacing from I271 to the Boston Township Line. More »

  • Riverview Road Repaving and Closure

    Riverview Rd is being repaved from the Cuyahoga-Summit Cty line to Peninsula through Mon, 9/15.Road is open with single lane closures. Riverview Rd is closed from Boston Mills Rd to the Cuyahoga Cty line starting Mon, 7/14 for for 3 weeks. Detours posted. More »

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 06/24/2014, 07/18/2014, 07/29/2014, 08/09/2014, 08/19/2014

    Location: Varies-see event details Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Boston Store Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 330-657-2752

Cuyahoga Animals
On these evening adventures, we’ll discover the many animals that call Cuyahoga Valley National Park home.

Tuesdays, June 24, July 29, and August 19
Evening Marshlands
Explore a beaver marsh at dusk, a time when many animals are active. Join a park ranger for 2.25-mileroundtrip walk on the firm, flat Towpath Trail. Hunt House, 7 - 9 p.m.

Friday, July 18
Light Dancers
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. Join with Park Ranger Paul Motts to observe firefly light displays during their peak courtship time. Ira Trailhead, 9 - 10:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 9
Bat Flight
The Stanford Barn can be a great place to watch bats emerge 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, 7:15 - 10 p.m.