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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Women in the Cuyahoga Valley

Learn about the women who impacted the Cuyahoga Valley.

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View Spring Wildflowers

Searching for wildflowers is a great way to connect with nature and stay active in spring. Discover what’s blooming along park trails.

Basic Visitor Information

Basic Visitor Information

Find our visitor centers addresses, directions to the park, operating hours, fees, and more.

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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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Things to Do

Plan your next trip to Cuyahoga Valley. Learn about some of the park's most popular activities and destinations.

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Take a Hike!

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

Last updated: March 1, 2023

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Contact Info

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15610 Vaughn Road
Brecksville , OH 44141


440 717-3890

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