• Kendall Hills in summer bloom by Jeffrey Gibson

    Cuyahoga Valley

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  • Search for Missing Woman Hillary K. Sharma Continues in Park, 8-26-2014

    Paddlers on the Cuyahoga R. are asked to report any out-of-the-ordinary items that they might see along the river between the Village of Boston and Station Rd in Brecksville. Sharma is 5’3”, 120 lbs, br hair/eyes. Have info? Call 440-546-5945. More »

  • Towpath Trail Closure

    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 »

  • Riverview Road Repaving

    Riverview Rd is being repaved from the Cuyahoga-Summit Cty line to Peninsula through Mon, 9/15. Road is open but there are still delays due to construction. Allow extra time. More »

Passport Stamps

National Park passport books, sold by Eastern National, provide a place for park visitors to collect National Park Passport Stamps. These cancellation stamps serve as a record of each park visit.

Get your Cuyahoga Valley National Park and related Passport Stamps at the following locations listed below. Click here for operating hours and seasons.


Brecksville Passport Stamp

  • Boston Store Visitor Center, 1508 Boston Mills Road, Peninsula 44264 (81° 33.419' W) (41° 15.814' N).

Cuyahoga Valley National Park Passport Stamps

  • Boston Store Visitor Center, 1508 Boston Mills Road, Peninsula 44264 (81° 33.419' W) (41° 15.814' N).
  • Canal Exploration Center, 7104 Canal Road, Valley View 44125 (81° 36.805' W) (41° 22.355' N).
  • Hunt House, 2045 Bolanz Road, Cuyahoga Falls 44264 (81° 34.319' W) (41° 12.026' N).
  • Peninsula Depot, 1630 Mill Street, Peninsula 44264 (81° 32.947' W) (41° 14.535' N).
  • Trail Mix Store Boston (open seasonally), 1565 Boston Mills Road, Peninsula 44264 (81° 33.512' W) (41° 15.803' N).
  • Trail Mix Store Peninsula, 1600 West Mill Street, Peninsula 44264

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Passport Stamp

  • Akron (on the Train)
  • Peninsula (on the Train)
  • Peninsula Depot, 1630 Mill Street, Peninsula 44264 (81° 32.947' W) (41° 14.535' N).

Ohio & Erie Canalway Passport Stamp

  • Boston Store Visitor Center, 1550 Boston Mills Road, Peninsula 44264 (81° 33.512' W) (41° 15.803' N).
  • Canal Exploration Center, 7104 Canal Road, Valley View 44125 (81° 36.805' W) (41° 22.355' N).
  • Hunt House, 2045 Bolanz Road, Cuyahoga Falls 44264 (81° 34.319' W) (41° 12.026' N).
  • Peninsula Depot, 1630 Mill Street, Peninsula 44264 (81° 32.947' W) (41° 14.535' N).

Underground Railroad Passport Stamp

  • Boston Store Visitor Center, 1550 Boston Mills Road, Peninsula 44264 (81° 33.512' W) (41° 15.803' N).

Did You Know?

Historic photo of canal boat on the Ohio & Erie Canal.

Lock 27 along the Ohio & Erie Canal became known as Johnnycake Lock after several boats ran aground due to flooding. While stranded, supplies ran low and canal passengers and crew ate only corn meal pancakes, known as "johnnycakes".