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Introducing the 2015 Towpath Ten-Ten photo award. The photo awards for the Towpath Trilogy race series highlight different sights along the 110-mile Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area, the home of the Towpath Trail.


"Main Street New Philly" by Tim Donovan



The Top 3 male and female winners in the 10k and Ten-Mile race lengths, Father's Day Categories and age divisions receive 8" by 10" matted photo awards signed by the photographer.


The fastest male and female in 10K and Ten-Mile race lengths, male and female Master's winners and first place in the Father's Day categories receive $100 Lockkeeper's gift cards. 


The Lockkeeper's prizes are a generous donation by Sherm and Anne Farnham. 

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Additional prizes from Fleet Feet, Cinemark, and Quaker Steak and Lube will be available to second place winners in the Ten-Mile, 10k and Father's Day race categories.



The Towpath Ten-Ten features special Father's Day race categories and prizes for the Father/Daughter, Father/Son and Father/Mother race categories.



The Towpath Ten-Ten, the second race of the Towpath Trilogy, is June 21st. 




Finishers of the ten mile length of the 2015 Towpath Ten-Ten will receive a collectible finisher's medal.



The Towpath Ten-Ten, the second race of the Towpath Trilogy, is June 21st. 




Introducing our 2015 Towpath Ten-Ten tech tee, in "Safety Orange" for maximum visibility.



The Towpath Ten-Ten, the second race of the Towpath Trilogy, is June 21st. 



The Towpath Ten-Ten features 10-mile and 10k race lengths. 





Learn about the Towpath Ten-Ten




The Towpath Trilogy aren't the only events Canalway Partners put on to raise funds, have fun and build awareness. Cycle Canalway is a casual, family-friendly ride on the Towpath Trail. The event takes place July 18th.


Cycle Canalway riders receive a souvenir t-shirt, a ride on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad, a snack and beverage aid station, and free lunch and entertainment at the finish!

All proceeds from Cycle Canalway help Canalway Partners preserve, promote and educate the public about the area surrounding one of Northeast Ohio's most valuable resources - our park system along the Ohio Canal.




Learn more about Cycle Canalway




Historic Gateway Neighborhood Corporation's award-winning Take a Hike program offers five, free, guided walking tours every week of the Gateway District, Warehouse District, Civic Center, Playhouse Square and Canal Basin Park.  


Each tour covers the history, culture, interesting trivia and future plans of the neighborhoods, AND actors portraying important Clevelanders from the past.  Admission is free. Donations are encouraged to help fund future tours.


Reservations are appreciated, but not necessary. 17,815 people have enjoyed the tours to date!  

Tours run from 5/16 to 9/16




The complete Take a Hike schedule can be found here:


Take a Hike


For more information, call 216.771.1994.




Mill Creek Falls in Cleveland


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


Check out Canalway Partners on Pinterest for photos from the Towpath Trilogy, RiverSweep, the growing Towpath Trail in Cleveland and more!




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See you on the trail,

Ken Schneider