At this time the trail is open. Expect closures of park shelters, playgrounds and certain facilities. Please prepare for sparse water and restroom options. Please do not congregate in groups and always observe healthy distancing.   Our Trail Partners

National Park Service to close Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail section for repairs May 4 – 15, 2020

BRECKSVILLE, Ohio – The National Park Service (NPS) will close a section of the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail, between Canal Exploration Center and Frazee House in Valley View. The trail will be closed 7 am – 5 pm on weekdays, May 4 –15. It will be open for use in the evening and on weekends. Contractors will be repairing the Tinker’s Creek aqueduct bridge decking and stone retaining walls.

No detour is available. The closure is necessary for public safety, please respect all closures.

CVNP encompasses 33,000 acres along the Cuyahoga River between Cleveland and Akron, Ohio. Managed by the National Park Service, CVNP combines cultural, historical, recreational, and natural activities in one setting. For more information, visit www.nps.gov/cuvawww.facebook.com/cuyahogavalleynationalpark, or call 440-717-3890.