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Celebrate 100 Years in CVNP

2016 marks the 100th birthday of the National Parks Service and outdoor enthusiasts are celebrating the centennial by enjoying America’s 84 million acres of preserved land. 446 more words


Sunday, July 3rd: Wetmore to Dickerson Run to Langes Run Trail, Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Distance: 9 miles

Approximate hiking time: 3 hours

Difficulty: Moderate

Trail surface: crushed gravel bridle trail and natural surface

Land status: National park

It was a holiday weekend hike! 97 more words


Fire with Fire

Well, I’ve made good on 36% of the plan I set out to run this weekend. Last night was a twelve-mile run through the valley, followed up with a slow but sure six this morning. 371 more words

Chad W. Lutz

Backpacking Trips Within 3 Hours of CLE

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – when you think of Cleveland, “nature” is probably not the first word that springs to mind. 531 more words


BioBlitzing Cuyahoga Valley National Park

As my plane descended toward the Cleveland airport I looked out the window and saw green. Lawns, trees. Lawns, trees. Repeat. As I pulled off the freeway and into Cuyahoga Valley National Park, all that were left were the trees (I’d find the lawns later). 1,159 more words


Sunday, February 28th: Stanford to Brandywine Gorge Trail, CVNP

Distance: 4.4 miles

Approximate hiking time: 2 hours

Difficulty: Moderate with steep climbs near the end

Trail surface: Paved, forested, occasionally grassy

Land status: National park