Cuyahoga Valley National Park preserves 33,000 acres along 22 miles of the Cuyahoga River between Cleveland and Akron in northeastern Ohio. The Cuyahoga River winds its way through Cuyahoga Valley National Park.
- Ride, Walk or Run the Ohio & Erie Towpath Trail
- Take a Ride the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
- Farming in the Cuyahoga Valley
- Ohio & Erie Canalway
- Health & Wellness
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.
Canal Visitor Center
Boston Store Visitor Center
Peninsula Depot Visitor Center
Hunt Farm Visitor Information Center
Top right photograph is of a ranger-led hike to Ritchie Ledges lets you explore and experience the park’s unique geology.
All photographs on this page are © Tom Jones.