• Photo of the Beaver Marsh by Jeffrey Gibson.

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

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  • NPS Seeks Comment on Proposed Regulation for Off-Road Bicycle Trails

    NPS has proposed a special regulation to designate and authorize off-road bicycle use on new trails constructed outside of developed areas in Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The public is invited to provide comment until Monday, December 15, 2014. 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 »

Outdoor Activities

d reiser hike in meadow

Hiking in the meadows is an opportunity to enjoy the many wildflowers that grow in the Cuyahoga Valley.

©Denny Reiser

Cuyahoga Valley National Park offers outdoor activities to suit every interest. Click on the links to the left and below to find out more!

Biking
Bird Watching
Camping
Canoeing and Kayaking
EarthCaching
Family Hikes
Fishing
Golfing
Hiking
Horse Trails
Picnicking in the Park
Questing
Recommended Hikes

 

Did You Know?

Aerial view of the winding Cuyahoga River.

Cuyahoga Valley National Park's namesake river flows north and south. The Cuyahoga River begins its 100 mile journey in Geauga County, flows south to Cuyahoga Falls where it turns sharply north and flows through CVNP. American Indians referred to the U-shaped river as Cuyahoga or "crooked river."