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Should you ride your bike to the mountain bike trailhead?

Should you ride your bike to the mountain bike trailhead?

The short answer is, yes.

Of course, as a driver and cyclist who promotes using your “car less,” I think you should pedal to the mountain bike trail whenever it’s possible and practical. 623 more words

Mountain Biking

Saturday, October 21: Monster Hike 2017


This was the third annual Monster Hike, taking place between Station Road Bridge and Everett Road Covered Bridge, with a midpoint for “Half-Monsters” starting at the Boston Store Visitor Center. 518 more words

Cleveland Metroparks

North Chargin Nature Center & Squire's Castle

Every year for our anniversary, my husband & I would visit Squire’s Castle in Willoughby Hills, Ohio. We would spend the day hiking around the North Chargin Reservation metro park then visit the castle for a picnic. 189 more words


Cleveland Metroparks: Inviting applications for ‘the Asia Seed Grants Program’ to support field conservation and research projects in Asia.

Funding brief: With generous support from the Cleveland Zoological Society, the Asia Seed Grants Program provides funds to support field conservation and research projects in Asia. 625 more words


Wheeling and Dealing: The Wheels on the Bus

I’ve started a weird habit, guys.

This morning, The Toddler and I drove up to the Rocky River Nature Center (highly recommend if you’re in Northeast Ohio!) for a quick hike and playtime at the center itself, which is free and houses a small animal exhibit, an awesome tree-themed playhouse, and a few really big, climbable animal models, plus a bird-and-bee viewing area and a big deck over the river where you can watch wildlife. 411 more words


Whipp's Ledges

Since I discovered the ledge trails in northeast Ohio, I have slowly been working my way through the list. And since I have already visited Worden’s Ledges in Hinckley Reservation (twice!), I thought it was time to check out Hinckley’s other ledge trail: Whipp’s Ledges. 272 more words


Fireworks light up the skies as Cleveland Metroparks celebrated 100 years

CLEVELAND — Today was the day: The Cleveland Metroparks  celebrated its 100th birthday!

And, they’re did it in a big way.

Starting at 2:30 p.m., the party kicked off with live music, food and fun at Edgewater Beach. 171 more words