• 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 »

  • Towpath 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. More »

  • Other Closures

    Valley Bridle Trail south of SR 303, across from golf course, is collapsed by river. Hard closure. Plateau Trail Bridge, north of Valley Picnic Area is closed. No detours. Plateau & Oak Hill trails are open. More »

  • 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: 06/08/2014, 06/28/2014, 07/06/2014, 07/19/2014, 08/03/2014, 08/16/2014

    Location: Locations vary - see description Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Boston Store Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 330-657-2752

Just Getting Started Hikes
Join a park ranger for a low-intensity series for novice hikers interested in outdoor exercise. Comfortable walking shoes and drinking water recommended.  

Sunday, June 8
1-mile on the rolling, unpaved Lake Trail, Kendall Lake Shelter, 2 - 3 p.m. 

Saturday, June 28
0.5-mile loop on the hilly, unpaved Haskell Run Trail. Grade is steep in places. Happy Days Lodge (main parking lot), 10:30 - 11:30 a.m..

Sunday, July 6
0.5-mile on the hilly, unpaved Ledges Trail to explore the Ledges Overlook. Ledges Shelter, 2 - 3 p.m.

Saturday, July 19
1.5-miles on the flat, unpaved Oak Hill Trail by Sylvan Pond. Oak Hill Trailhead, 10:30 - 11:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 3
1 mile round trip on the firm, flat Towpath Trail to the Beaver Marsh. Wheelchair and stroller accessible, Ira Trailhead, 2 - 3 p.m.

Saturday, August 16
Less-than-1-mill walk to explore the hilly, unpaved area around Brandywine Falls, 11 a.m. - noon.