A River Renewed

Though a short distance from the urban areas of Cleveland and Akron, Cuyahoga Valley National Park seems worlds away. The park is a refuge for native plants and wildlife, and provides routes of discovery for visitors. The winding Cuyahoga River gives way to deep forests, rolling hills, and open farmlands. Walk or ride the Towpath Trail to follow the historic route of the Ohio & Erie Canal.

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Fall Colors in Cuyahoga Valley

Leaf peeping fans, here are our tips on where to look for the best fall colors in Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

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Things To Do

Plan your trip ahead of time. Check for alerts, events, safety, and recommendations!

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Take a Hike!

Over 125 miles of hiking trails are available for your hiking pleasure!

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Volunteer with Us!

Join our fall drop-in sessions to help maintain our trails and restore native habitat.

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Top 10 Tips for Visiting Cuyahoga Valley

Get some helpful tips for visiting Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Find the answer to your question about Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

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Scenic Train Ride

Discover the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad, a unique way to travel through the park.

Last updated: September 19, 2022

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15610 Vaughn Road
Brecksville , OH 44141


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