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Hiking the Hemlock Loop

With my work schedule expanding throughout the week lately, I’ve found it difficult to get away for a morning of hiking during the week. This week, though, I had a whole day wide open, and since the snow seemed to be disappearing and my knees felt stronger, I thought I would head out early and tackle another hiking-goal trail. 666 more words


LISTEN! Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Director Shares Scoop On Baby Rhino

Kibibbi, a 14-year-old Eastern black rhino, gave birth last Wednesday.

IT’S A GIRL! And, love is in the air! The recently welcomed calf was observed successfully nursing from mom on the first day and has spent much of her time near mom, which is an indicator of a strong bond.

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Winter sports at Cleveland Metroparks

BEDFORD-Don’t let a little snow ruin your day. Instead, have fun with it, especially at the Cleveland Metroparks.

“When the snow is down, the sounds are covered up by it so it’s really quiet, it’s a serene experience,” said Rachel Nagle the outdoor recreation manager of the Cleveland Metroparks. 216 more words


Second annual Frostbite BBQ at Merwin's Wharf

What: The second annual Frostbite BBQ at Merwin’s Wharf

Where: Merwin’s Wharf, 1785 Merwin Ave., Cleveland

When: Jan. 27. Doors open at 4 p.m.; food is served at 5 p.m. 72 more words

Cleveland Metroparks Rangers receives 'perfect score' for public safety standards

CLEVELAND — Today, law enforcement officers nationwide were honored as part of National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day (L.E.A.D.) on the same day that our very own Cleveland Metroparks Ranger Department was nationally recognized. 174 more words


Looking Ahead

I’m rounding out the year with yet another respiratory infection, meaning that I have felt utterly miserable and weak and unable to do much of anything, let alone hike. 421 more words

Hiking Goals

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