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Help Us Build the Trails You Love!

Whether you love running, nature, history, biking or other forms of fitness - please join us as members and supporters in building out the Towpath Trail. Let's maximize this local treasure along the Cuyahoga River.




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Upcoming Events


July 18th 

Towpath Marathon,
October 11th 


Help Us Build the Trails You Love!

Whether you love running, nature, history, biking or other forms of fitness - please join us as members and supporters in building out the Towpath Trail. Let's maximize this local treasure along the Cuyahoga River.




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Please join the City of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Cleveland Metroparks and Canalway Partners for a special Towpath announcement this Friday 10 AM at Scranton Flats.


The event will be held at the corner of Scranton and Carter road, near Fire Station #21, 1801 Carter Road. (get directions)


The wildflowers are popping at Scranton Flats.. hard to believe we cut the ribbon on this project just last year.



 


 


Learn more about Scranton Flats, in Stage 4 of the Towpath Trail Extension Project


 

Great work by Allen and Cathy Griffin, Flats Forward, the Downtown Cleveland Alliance, and the Port of Cleveland to clean the rust and graffiti from the Settler's Landing Fountain. Initiatives like this help to keep Cleveland beautiful!


 


 


 



 

Read more from Flats Forward


 

See more photos


 


Cycle Canalway is a bike event for the whole family!


 

Riders will take the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad to the stop of their choice and bike along the beautiful Towpath Trail, finishing at Quaker Steak & Lube for lunch and entertainment


 


 

 


 


 

Learn more about Cycle Canalway


Kelly of the Historic Gateway Neighborhood Corporation talks Take A Hike on Golden Opportunities.


 

 

Take a Hike on Golden Opportunities
Take a Hike on Golden Opportunities
 


 Take a Hike features five FREE hikes a week until 9/16


 

Learn more here 


 


 

The Canal Exploration Center features interactive exhibits exploring the Canal Era, the years from 1825 - 1876 when our nation's identity and economy began to gel.


 

Canal Exploration Center, photo by Rob Ledwedge


 

Canal Exploration Center, photo by Ted Toth


 

Canal Exploration Center is on the Ohio & Erie Canalway America's Byway in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. 


 

The address is 7104 Canal Road, Valley View, Ohio 44125 (get directions)


 

Visit the Cuyahoga Valley National Park's Canal Exploration Center webpage


 

Learn Destination Details about the Canal Exploration Center on the Ohio & Erie Canalway visitor site.
 

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The Ohio & Erie Canalway is a National Heritage Area, designated by Congress to help preserve and celebrate the rails, trails, landscapes, towns and sites that grew up along the first 110 miles of the canal that helped Ohio and our nation grow.


 

Explore the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area


 

Check out the National Park Service site, Find Your Park


 

 


 

Canalway Partners is now on Pinterest  pinterest

 


 

Follow us on Pinterest for photos of the growing Towpath Trail in Cleveland and events such as RiverSweep and the Towpath Trilogy.  


 

How Can I Help?  Help
  The most efficient way to help Canalway Partners develop the Towpath Trail is to become a member
 

See you on the trail,

Ken Schneider