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Rocky River Reservation

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Address: 24000 Valley Pkwy, Cleveland, OH 44070-4600
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Rocky River is a beautiful 'city park' as park of Cleveland's Metro Park system. There are numerous trails. Excellent for fall1

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Cleveland, Ohio
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Cleveland, Ohio
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6 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rocky River is a beautiful 'city park' as park of Cleveland's Metro Park system. There are numerous trails. Excellent for fall1

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Cleveland, Ohio
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trails here are kept up nicely and especially the plants and flowers. It is also clean. I wouldn't walk the trails alone though.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great trails for biking, horseback riding, walking, running,hiking, and more. I live near them and I drive through them everyday. They are an absolutely wonderful place to go

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North Ridgeville, Ohio
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Love going to the Reservation. I run there often, and bike and hike as well. The trails and roads are well maintained. There is so much variety, from the stairs behind the Nature Center with an awesome view, to nature trails,fields, areas for soccer and baseball, the Nature Center itself.

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Washington, DC
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Visited the nature center and did the trail loop at the top of the Fort Hill Stairs. At the top of the stairs, there was a geological survey going on with a CSU professor and his class. They were using equipment to map the ground where it is believed Native Americans had a ceremonial structure built. If they were to... More 

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Cleveland
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

The new Fort Hill steps opened in the fall of 2016. It's a great view from the top! The Rocky River Nature Center is very nice and even has a gift shop. The stairs are in the back of the center. There are wooded trails and a pond right outside too.

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Warren, Ohio
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

scenic drive and many things to do from hiking to photography , running or just a picnic there's something for everyone

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Olmsted Falls, Ohio, United States
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 20 January 2017

As I ride my bike through the woods and out, up the hills and down, I am surrounded by trees and the rushing river . Blue Heron fly over my head ,The reserve and nesting grounds , along with other fowl and wild life are on the road ahead, I LOVE Rocky River Reservation. The walking and hiking trails up... More 

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Thank Terri M
Fairview Park, Ohio
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29 reviews
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Bike, hike, walk or run, this is the place to go for all family activities, exercise or simply enjoying nature.

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Thank Glenn K
Ohio
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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Rocky River Nature Center is a wonderful indoor experience ~ educational ~ but the property and the trails are amazing! The pond right outside the Nature Center is teeming with wildlife, birds beavers and fish. The stairs up to Fort Hill are rebuilt and now include overlooks are various points on the way (great for pictures). During my shift today,... More 

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