• Kendall Hills in summer bloom by Jeffrey Gibson

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

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  • Tuesday, June 10 - Volunteer Enrichment Series Location Change

    Tonight's Volunteer Enrichment Series will now be held at Happy Days Lodge, located at 500 West Streetsboro Road (SR 303), Peninsula 44264. Refreshments start at 6:30 p.m., presentation at 7 p.m. It was originally scheduled for Basket of Life Farm.

  • 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 »

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?

Dragonfly image by NPS volunteer John Catalano.

Dragonflies and damselflies look almost alike while flying. However, if you wait until they land, dragonflies lay their wings to the side while damselflies lay them back and above their bodies.