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Parking Lot

Boston Mill Visitor Center Main Lot

  • 106 total spaces
  • 6 oversized spaces
  • 41.26258333333333, -81.5603611111111
This is a large lot that provides access to the Boston Mill Visitor Center. The lot is paved and visitors follow paved pathways to the visitor center. The lot has 106 spaces including 6 accessible, 1 carpool, 2 limited mobility, and 6 fuel efficient vehicle spaces. Six oversized vehicle spaces are located across the street from the main Boston Mill Visitor Center parking area. This lot also contains 9 additional vehicle spaces, 1 fuel efficient vehicle space, and 1 accessible vehicle space.

Description

Closures & Seasonal Exceptions

During peak season (April - October) this lot primarily fills on weekends when the weather is nice. Between June and August, it may fill any day of the week. Off season (November - April) parking is typically available except when weekend weather is good.

Amenities

Accessible Lot
Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces
6
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces
2
Number of ADA step-free spaces
6
Total number of spaces
106
Number of oversize vehicle spaces
6

Parking Lot

Brandywine Falls

  • 90 total spaces
  • 0 oversized spaces
  • 41.276347, -81.539290
A midsized paved parking area that provides access to Brandywine Falls (via boardwalk) and the Summit Metroparks Hike and Bike trail.

Description

Closures & Seasonal Exceptions

Brandywine Falls parking is generally full by 10 a.m. during periods of nice weather and on weekends. Winter visitation is substantially lower.

Amenities

Accessible Lot
Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces
4
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces
4
Number of ADA step-free spaces
0
Total number of spaces
90
Number of oversize vehicle spaces
0

Parking Lot

Ledges Trailhead Parking

  • 233 total spaces
  • 0 oversized spaces
  • 41.223414, -81.510270
A large 223-space parking lot that provides 8 accessible spaces and access to the Ledges shelter, trail, and restrooms.

Description

Closures & Seasonal Exceptions

Amenities

Accessible Lot
Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces
8
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces
0
Number of ADA step-free spaces
0
Total number of spaces
233
Number of oversize vehicle spaces
0
 

Looking for Parking at the Boston Store?

The Boston Mill Visitor Center officially opened October 25, 2019 and the Boston Store ceased being the park's visitor center on November 1, 2019.

The Boston Mill Visitor Center is a great place to start your visit at Cuyahoga Valley National Park. See Operating Hours and Seasons for detailed hours.

The Boston Store Trailhead provides limited mobility parking on the east side of the Cuyahoga River. Use it to access the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail and refreshments at Boston Store. This small trailhead does not accommodate over-sized vehicles.

Parking at this location has changed over the years. Learn about other recent changes on our Buildings and Trails Projects page.

 

Oversize Vehicle Parking

Are you looking for places to park your RV, trailer, or larger vehicle while you enjoy the day in Cuyahoga Valley? Plan ahead using the links below.

Lots with designated spots include:


Other areas in the park that have the capacity to park oversize vehicle are:

Consider visiting during non-peak hours. For more information, visit our avoid the crowds page.

Last updated: July 7, 2022

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