With 33,000 acres to explore, CVNP is the perfect place to enjoy the great outdoors. Whether you're looking for a casual stroll, a challenging workout, or just a fun afternoon with your family, there's something for everyone.


CVNP has over 100 miles of trails, ranging from flat and smooth to hilly and rocky.
Recommended hikes >



CVNP offers a variety of terrain for trail running.
Running events and trail guide >


Bike the historic Towpath Trail to see the entire length of the park. 
Towpath Trail map >


Horseback Riding

Enjoy the park scenery from your saddle.
Bridle trails >

For the Family

From Jr. Ranger programs to family-friendly hikes, CVNP has plenty of activites for young park lovers.
Family activities >



Bird Watching

The National Audubon Society named CVNP an Important Bird Area. Grab binoculars to learn why.
CVNP birding information >


Skiing & Sledding

Enjoy CVNP year-round—even in the snow.
Skiing and sledding hills >


1403 West Hines Hill Road, Peninsula, Ohio 44264  |  Tel 330 657 2909  |  Fax 330 657 2328