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Explore the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail and all its autumn wonder when you participate in the Goodyear Towpath Trek! Individuals and families are invited to walk or bicycle four sections of the Towpath Trail and earn a dated, commemorative pin to celebrate your success!

Blue pin with gold detailing that says 2023 Goodyear Towpath Trek with a line drawing of the Towpath Trail

2023 Treks: 
Cuyahoga - Lock 39 to the Canal Exploration Center (3.5 mi round trip)
Summit - Summit Lake to Wilbeth Road (2.8 mi round trip)*
Stark - St. Helena Heritage Park to Lock 4 (2 mi round trip)
Tuscarawas - Canal Bend to McDonnell (2.3 mi round trip) 

Download the 2023 participant brochure!

Date: September 1 - November 30, 2023
Cost: $3 per participant/pin (checkout button below) or mail the participant form above with a check to: Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition / 47 W. Exchange Street, Akron OH 44308 with "Towpath Trek" in the memo line. Form and cash can also be dropped off in-person at the Richard Howe House between 9am and 4pm Monday through Friday (excluding holidays).


If you do not have a PayPal account, select "checkout" and "Pay with Debit or Credit Card"

To get your pin in person or mailed, call 330-374-5657 or email Kayla Metzger at