Plan Your Visit

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Begin your Adventure at Cuyahoga Valley National Park



A trip to Cuyahoga Valley National Park offers a diverse array of activities. Whether you prefer attending ranger-guided programs or exploring the park on your own, you can find something to your liking.

Take a hike, ride the scenic railroad, explore the visitor centers, attend a concert, or bike the Towpath Trail. Whatever your preferences, the links to the left will guide you to additional information.

Park Closures - Be informed of trail, road, and facility closures outside of normal operations. Also listed are construction projects within the park that do not require a closure, but are of interest to our visitors.

Boston Store

© Tom Jones

Information, Exploration and Visitor Centers
Learn about your park at Boston Store Visitor Center, Canal Exploration Center, and Hunt House.



Basic Information
Find essential information for your trip, including, fees and passes, current conditions, permits and reservations, traveling with pets, and rules and regulations.


Directions and Transportation
Learn how to get to various locations in Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Kid on a bike

© Sara Guren

Things to Do
Cuyahoga Valley National Park has something for everyone. Learn about hiking, wildlife viewing, picnicking, fishing, bicycling, winter sports, activities with rangers, and guided tours.

covered bridge

NPS / Ted Toth

Places to explore
Visit and learn about the major destinations of Cuyahoga Valley.

Trail mix

NPS / DJ Reiser

Eating and Sleeping
Find information on lodging/camping and places to eat in the park.

Bird Watchin

NPS / Ted Toth

View the schedule of events to find out what is happening in the park.

kids planting seeds with ranger

NPS / Arrye Rosser

Kids and Youth
Find out about the Jr. Ranger program, Scout programs, and educational programs for kids and youth.

Wheelchair lift on train

NPS / Ted Toth

Find general information about accessibility in Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

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