National Park

Cuyahoga Valley Dog Policy

Cuyahoga Valley National Park is Dog Friendly

Dogs Allowed
with 6' Leash & Exceptions []

Home to many species of plants and wildlife in its forests, hills, and rivers, this park is still close to teh metro areas of Cleveland and Akron. The park boasts over 100 miles of trails, biking & watr sports, and the opportunity to travel the route of the Ohio and Erie Canal. There are a variety of areas from waterfalls, to hills, to marshes.

Cuyahoga River National Park is a dog friendly park, where dogs are allowed on most trails.


Pet Policy Details
51 mi2
Annual Visitors

Trail Policy

Dogs are allowed on over 100 miles of trails at Cuyahoga River National Park, which encompasses most of the trails at the park. Dogs are not allowed on East Rim mountain bike trails. Dogs must be kept on 6' leashes, and can't be left unattended at any time.

Location & Map

Cleveland and Akron

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