Hart Crane Park is on the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland’s Flats neighborhood, just north of the Columbus Road Bridge (get directions).

Named after the Cleveland poet and former Plain Dealer reporter Hart Crane (learn more courtesy of the Poetry Foundation or from Anne Trubek’s “Hart Crane in Cleveland” courtesy of Belt Magazine). In honor and recognition of his work, the park is now part of the Ohio Literary Trail.

Hart Crane Park features a memorial designed by artist Gene Kangas. For more on the Hart Crane Memorial sculpture, check out Ohio Outdoor Sculpture’s write up.

The Towpath Trail connects to Hart Crane Park via the Cleveland Foundation Centennial Trail. Hart Crane Park is near the amenities at Rivergate Park including the Cleveland Rowing Foundation, Crooked River Skatepark and Merwin’s Wharf.

Canalway Partners has owned Hart Crane Park since 1994.


RiverSweep after party at Hart Crane Park

A birds-eye view of the post RiverSweep party at Hart Crane Park

Hart Crane Park during the 2019 Head of the Cuyahoga Regatta


The original Brite Winter Fest was at Hart Crane Park

REVIVE Electronic Dance Music Fest, 2019


Hart Crane Memorial, photo by Judy Rawson

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Get directions to Hart Crane Park

Hart Crane in Cleveland” Belt Magazine, 10/15/2015