• Kendall Hills in summer bloom by Jeffrey Gibson

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

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  • 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 »

Join Our Friends

The Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (formerly called the Cuyahoga Valley National Park Association) is a nonprofit organization working to protect, support, and promote Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The Conservancy is built on a strong community tradition of protecting the valley and supporting Cuyahoga Valley National Park and is dedicated to providing quality educational programs.

The Conservancy works to enhance the Cuyahoga Valley National Park through programs, projects, and events such as the Environmental Education Center, Cuyahoga Valley Photographic Society, Lyceum lectures, concerts, and much more. You can be involved in the activities and events of the Conservancy by becoming a member. Please call (330) 657-2909 for details on how to become a member.

The Conservancy operates two retail stores within the park:

  • Trail Mix Peninsula
    1600 West Mill Street Peninsula 44264.
    (330) 657-2091
    Visit the Conservancy's new store for locally-sourced gifts and food, Cuyahoga Valley National Park apparel, souvenirs, jewelry and art by local artists, grab-and-go café, kids area and Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad tickets!
    Store Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Daily

  • Trail Mix Boston
    1565 Boston Mills Road, opposite Boston Store Visitor Center, Peninsula 44264.
    This little store is a great place to take a break from your favorite park activities. Purchase ice cream, baked goods, sandwiches, and snacks.
    Seasonal Store Hours: Check back for re-opening date in spring 2013.

Did You Know?

Water lilies in beaver marsh area of Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Photo by NPS volunteer John Catalano.

Beaver in Cuyahoga Valley National Park impounded water to create a rich, diverse wetland in an area that was once an automobile junk yard? The area is now home to herons, turtles, amphibians, beavers, muskrats, otters, and many aquatic plants.