Jam in the Van- rocking Feast to the Beat

Feast to the Beat, a party celebrating our American roots, food and music, happened earlier this summer in Hart Crane Park in the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area. The party was part of a national tour highlighting National Heritage Areas across the country. Along for the fun was Jam in the Van, the world’s first solar […]

Towpath Marathon an International Draw

Guest post from the Towpath Trilogy Blog– The Towpath Trilogy Race Series is an annual three-event race series to benefit Canalway Partners. It consists of the Towpath Half, the Towpath Ten-Ten and the Towpath Marathon. Described as “one of the most beautiful race courses in America” by Runner’s World magazine, the Towpath Marathon showcases segments of the historic […]

NPS Virtual Park Circuit

On Monday, August 22nd, the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area participated in a National Park Service “Virtual Park Circuit.” Park Service sites across the country used Facebook Live to create 5 minute videos with the theme of innovation. The Ohio & Erie Canal helped spur innovation in the United States by connecting the East Coast […]

Towpath Trail most popular attraction in CVNP

The Cuyahoga Valley National Park recently conducted a study to provide demographic information about park visitors, as well as their preferences for a park visit and attitudes about the park. Survey says… The most visited sites or trails in Cuyahoga Valley National Park are the Towpath Trail (68%), the Boston Store Visitor Center (27%), and Brandywine Falls […]

American Solar Challenge in CVNP

To help celebrate its 100th anniversary, the National Park Service Midwest Region has partnered with the Innovators Educational Foundation on the American Solar Challenge. From July 30th to August 6th 2016, students from 20 universities around the world will drive their uniquely designed solar-powered cars 1975 miles on the open road- from Cuyahoga Valley National Park to […]