Hike eight or more trails to receive hiking rewards!
Receive Your Rewards
Rewards are free for Summit County residents. Out-of-county residents pay for their spree rewards ($5 per shield and $10 for first-year hikers receiving a hiking staff and shield).
AWARDS PICK-UP LOCATIONS
Nature centers are open Wed.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 12 - 5 p.m. The
administrative offices are open Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Administrative Offices (975 Treaty Line Rd., Akron)
F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm (1828 Smith Rd., Akron)
Liberty Park Nature Center (9999 Liberty Rd., Twinsburg)
Summit Lake Nature Center (411 Ira Ave., Akron)
SHIELD ASSISTANCE DATES
Need help attaching your shield to your hiking staff? Volunteers will be available to assist you on the following dates :
Hiking Spree Shield Assistance | 1 - 3 p.m.
F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm Visitors Center
- January 15
- February 18
- March 31
Each year you participate, you'll receive a new shield to add to your staff. Watch our video
for tips on attaching your shield to your hiking staff!