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Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Location: 15610 Vaughn Rd. Brecksville , OH
Features: historic train rides, hiking,  kayaking to snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.

About the Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Cuyahoga National Park Trail

Cuyahoga Valley National Park is an American national park that preserves and reclaims the rural landscape along the Cuyahoga River between Akron and Cleveland in Northeast Ohio. The park is a refuge for flora and fauna, giving a sense of times past, and provides recreation and solitude for Ohio’s residents and visitors.

Trails in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Hiking Cuyahoga National Park Trails

This park along the Cuyahoga River has trails, waterfalls, hills,  and displays about early rural living. The natural areas include forests, rolling hills, narrow ravines, wetlands, rivers, and waterfalls.

The park has many trails, most notably the 20-mile (32 km) Towpath Trail, which follows a former stretch of the 308-mile (496 km) Ohio and Erie Canal

All Trails has 58 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest trails and more, there are 39 moderate trails in Cuyahoga Valley National Park ranging from 2.1 to 18.7 km and from 197 to 321 meters above sea level

Top 3 Adventure Hacks

1) Best time to visit

Before your trip, check current condition and come prepared for anything, Spring and fall are pleasant, with hot summers and often frigid winters. Visitors are encouraged to dress in layers,

2) Things to bring when hiking

With over 125 miles of hiking trails, there is sure to be an adventure suitable for any type of hiker. Hiking is a great way to see the beauty that the park has to offer on-foot. Make sure to pack plenty of water, sunblock, and appropriate footwear.

Be sure to bring a proper hiking backpack

3) Sightseeing for rare and endangered animals

The enormous size of Cuyahoga National Park means the number of animals found in the park is staggering. The National Park Service has worked to restore the land as a wildlife refuge. Because of this, rare and even endangered animals like the bald eagle, peregrine falcons, and bats can find refuge in Cuyahoga.

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