• Kendall Hills in summer bloom by Jeffrey Gibson

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

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  • 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 »

  • Brandywine Creek Foot Bridge Closed

    The footbridge that crosses over the Brandywine Creek on the Brandywine Gorge Trail is closed due to damage sustained during a recent storm. The trail remains open but there is no detour. Visitors will need to backtrack to get back to parking lot. 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.