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Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Brecksville
(4/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web)
Cuyahoga Valley National Park follows the Cuyahoga River, allowing visitors to hike or bike one of the many trails that showcase the region's waterfalls, old canals, and forests. The Towpath Trail runs 33.5 km (21 mi) along ravines and past craggy boulders. As you pass what look like typical farms, you'll discover that sections along the trails are recreated 19th- and early 20th-century farmland growing crops from these eras. You'll see several city parks included in the protected lands, many of which have concert and event venues. To tour the park while saving your feet, consider a ride on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad. Facilities are available at either end of the trails, and a few restaurants and markets offer refreshments, but be sure to bring enough water for hike. Put Cuyahoga Valley National Park into our Brecksville vacation trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Brecksville.
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  • Why is this a national park? Yes there are couple of nice waterfalls. Too close to major highways - not really peaceful. 
  • This was a nice park close to Dayton. The movie at the Boston Store VC gave a good history of this Park. The Brandywine Falls, near the Boston Store VC, was not difficult to get to. The views were not...  more »
  • The Cayuhoga National Park is a great place to enjoy the day and learn some history too. There is a lot to explore and take in. You can learn about the Ohio to Erie canal and how things were so many y...  more »