Explore the Towpath with Cycle Canalway Maps

We did all the work, so all you have to do is pedal and enjoy the sights of Cycle Canalway. Our Cycle Canalway Maps include information on where you can park, what to see along the way, and where you can find public restrooms.

Click on the name of the tour that interests you for an interactive map that will show you where you are along the way! (Make sure GPS is enabled on your phone for the best experience.)

Joyrides

Family-friendly, beginner bike rides under 10 miles

Camp Cleveland Joyride

Start in Tremont and see Camp Cleveland, the Towpath Mounds and the Steel Heritage Center.

6 miles roundtrip

Cuyahoga Heights Joyride

Explore the Ohio & Erie Canal Reservation.

5 miles roundtrip

Cuyahoga Valley Joyride

Head into Cuyahoga Valley National Park and see Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Stations and trains.

4 miles roundtrip

Boston Mill Joyride

Explore the heart of Cuyahoga Valley National Park and see scenic bridges and a canal lock and beautiful river views.

9 miles roundtrip

Canal Basin Joyride

Start (or end) at the future home of Canal Basin Park and see sweeping views of downtown Cleveland along the way.

5 miles roundtrip

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Jaunts

Rides for intermediate cyclists, 10 to 20 miles

Canal Basin Jaunt

Start (or end) at the future home of Canal Basin Park and ride into the Ohio & Erie Canal Reservation.

16 miles roundtrip

Cuyahoga Heights Jaunt

Start (or end) at the CanalWay Center and ride into the northern end of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

20.5 miles roundtrip

Peninsula Jaunt

Explore the heat of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

11 miles roundtrip

Brecksville Jaunt

Explore the northern end of Cuyahoga Valley National Park, from Brecksville to Peninsula.

14 miles roundtrip

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Journeys

Rides for experienced cyclists, 20 to 30 miles

Canal Basin Journey

Start (or end) at the future home of Canal Basin Park and head to the Canal Exploration Center in Valley View.

25 miles roundtrip

Cuyahoga Valley Journey

Start (or end) at the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad, Rockside Road Station and explore the heart of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

31 miles roundtrip

Peninsula Journey

Explore the heart of Cuyahoga Valley National Park on the Towpath Trail into historic Peninsula.

23 miles roundtrip

Summit Lake Journey

Start (or end) at Lock 29 in Peninsula and explore many historic sites on the way to (or from) Summit Lake in Akron.

32 miles roundtrip

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