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Updated August 28, 2015

For details, call the administrative offices 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday: 330-867-5511.


Bike & Hike Trail
  • 08/28/15: The trail and parking lot at 968 Springdale Rd., Stow, are now open but construction continues in the area to add bike lanes to the road. For information, call the City of Stow Engineering Department at 330-689-2719.
Towpath Trail
  • 08/31/15: Beginning Monday, 8/31 and continuing for approximately two weeks, The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will be repairing erosion and stabilizing the banks along the canal, just south of the Wilbeth Rd. Trailhead. The trail will remain open.
  • 09/12/15: A charity bike ride is scheduled from early morning through lunchtime. Trail users should expect more visitors than usual.


Goodyear Heights Metro Park:
  • 10/17 & 10/24/15: Park users can expect large crowds and runners on the trails due to scheduled cross-country meets.
Munroe Falls Metro Park:
  • 10/03/15: A charity walk is scheduled from early morning through lunchtime. Park users should expect more visitors than usual.
  • 10/10, 11/07 & 12/05/15: A trail running series is planned for the Lake Area and Indian Spring Trail. Morning visitors can expect a larger number of people than usual.




Did You Know?

Spidey Sense
Hummingbirds use spider silk to construct their nests.

Whistle Pigs
Groundhogs are sometimes referred to as whistle pigs because, when frightened, they make a loud, sharp whistle sound.

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