Cycle Canalway

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! Adult-18 and over $40.00 Children-17 and under $20.00 Riders will take the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad to the stop of their choice (our last train stop will be Peninsula) […]

Save the Date- Towpath Trail Stage 3 Groundbreaking April 22nd

Towpath supporters are invited to join public officials from Cuyahoga County, the City of Cleveland, Cleveland Metroparks, Canalway Partners and more to ceremonially break ground on Stage 3 of the Towpath Trail Extension Project. We will break ground at Clark Field (get directions), 9:00 AM Earth Day morning Saturday, April 22nd. This is a B.Y.O.S. event- […]

Ukrainian Museum-Archives Signs Agreement with The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Great news for an important cultural asset within the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area– The Ukrainian Museum-Archives (UMA) in the Tremont neighborhood of Cleveland has signed a cooperation agreement with The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., to digitize the extensive collection of books, periodicals and other materials in the UMA […]

Towpath Media Coverage in 2016

The Towpath Trail and the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area received a good bit of press coverage in 2016. Here are some stories to check out if you are interested in our work- Canalway association awards over $125,000 for six projects, Akron Beacon Journal, December 2016 Ohio & Erie Canalway Association awards grants totaling $363,000 […]

Towpath Trail Receives Clean Ohio Trails Funding

Cuyahoga County has been conditionally awarded $317,030 in 2016 Clean Ohio Trails Funding for Stage 4 of the Towpath Trail Extension Project. Stage 4 of the Towpath Trail Extension will run 1.5 miles from Literary Ave. to the future Canal Basin Park in Downtown Cleveland’s Flats. This stage will be the final northern Towpath connection between […]

CVNP to Open New Visitors Center in 2019

Cuyahoga Valley National Park will open a new Visitor Center to help orient guests and connect them to the park’s amenities such as the Ohio & Erie Canalway Towpath Trail and Brandywine Falls. The nonprofit Conservancy for the Cuyahoga Valley National Park is handling fundraising, design and construction of the Visitor Center; while the facility will […]

“Cycle of Arches” in Slavic Village

The “Cycle of Arches” public art in Cleveland’s Slavic Village neighborhood is looking great lit up and photographed by LAND studio. The Ohio & Erie Canalway Association awarded funds to the Slavic Village Development through its Strategic Grants Program to help create “Cycle of Arches.” The public art is positioned along the designated Ohio & […]

Ohio & Erie Canalway Association Awards $363,000 in Grant Funding

The Strategic Initiative program funds enhancements to the Towpath Trail and Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area The Ohio & Erie Canalway Association (OECA) will award $363,000 in Strategic Initiative funds to 14 organizations for projects and programs within the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area. The OECA Strategic Initiative Program is a […]