Learn About the Park

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Learn about how the Cuyahoga River and other park habitats provide opportunities for plants and animals to flourish.

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History & Culture

History runs deep in the valley, with over 12,000 years of human occupation. Learn more about the interplay of natural and cultural history.

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Learn about the many ways to experience Cuyahoga Valley National Park as your classroom.

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Be A Junior Ranger

Discover activities you can do as a family inside and outside the home, with children ages 3 and up.

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Photos & Multimedia

Find photo galleries related to park destinations, projects, and wildlife.

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Learn about active closures and construction projects and find recent news releases.

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Learn more about park planning, policies, and statistics.


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    Last updated: January 25, 2024

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    15610 Vaughn Road
    Brecksville, OH 44141


    440 717-3890

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