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Goal: Complete Towpath Trail by 2020
Do you walk or bicycle with your family, walk or exercise your dog on the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail? Please show your support and make a donation and help us complete the Towpath Trail by 2020! Continue reading...
FirstMerit Towpath Trail Century Ride
May 17 and 18, 2014 Join us for this unique trail experience with your family and friends while making a contribution to the Ohio & Erie Canalway.
The Polar Express - 12-5-13
The Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition is selling tickets for the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad's popular Polar Express for the evening of Thursday, December 5th. Continue reading...
2013 Towpath Trek
Individuals and families are invited to hike or bicycle four sections of the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail between September 1st and November 30th, 2013. More information. Register.
Cilantro - Towpath Trail Night 12/4/13
Cilantro, a Thai Food and Sushi restaurant in downtown Akron, is hosting Towpath Trail night on Wednesday, December 4. Continue reading...
Established in 1989, Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition is a private, non-profit organization working on the development of the Ohio & Erie Canal Heritage Canalway. The Coalition provides educational programs, events and publications about the Heritage Canalway while developing strong working relationships with partners to preserve and interpret the natural, historical and recreational resources throughout the corridor.
YOUR METROPARKS, SERVING SUMMIT COUNTY ARE OPEN
All Metro Park trails and parks in Summit County continue to remain open for public use. The recent government shut down does not affect the use of the trail and park system in Summit County.
Please continue to enjoy these local resources. We are in your back yard.
Summit County Trail & Greenway Plan
The Summit County Trail & Greenway Plan is a visionary plan that proposes trails and greenways throughout Summit County. These networks of trails are east and west linkages, linking communities to communities, as well as linking communities to the Towpath Trail and to other local and regional trails and greenways. The Plan identifies trails and greenways throughout Summit County and represents over 500 miles of proposed trail and greenspace. Continue reading...
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