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Cleveland Metroparks

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Cleveland, OH
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Love and Miss the Emerald Necklace!

There are multiple reservations/nature centers that make up the 'Emerald Necklace'. Each one is in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Huey L
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Roanoke, Virginia
Too much to cover

The metro parks are way to numerous to review. They surround Cleveland and are in Cleveland. From... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
37gailj
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Hop on a bicycle, lace up your running shoes or take your time strolling through any part of this scenic 60-mile long string of parks and garden areas.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“emerald necklace” (128 reviews)
“rocky river” (40 reviews)
“nature centers” (30 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There are multiple reservations/nature centers that make up the 'Emerald Necklace'. Each one is in a unique setting. It is truly a gem of Ohio- other states aren't as fortunate to have anything like this. If you have free time, I really recommend getting involved...More

Thank Huey L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The metro parks are way to numerous to review. They surround Cleveland and are in Cleveland. From golf courses in the warm weather to toboggan chutes in the winter , the parks offer classes, hiking, and so much more. Look up Cleveland metro parks facebook...More

Thank 37gailj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Metro park offers a lot during the winter...my visit this time was to the Chalet to toboggan. Safe environment where everyone is there for fun. The park offers,beaches, bike paths,picnic areas, classes, snowshoeing,horse back riding etc..the perfect place to find to discover something new about...More

Thank Yolanda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wallace Lakw in Berea has freat Blue Gill fishing...a beach for the kids to swim in and room for canoeing. They have lifegaurds on duty and a refreshment stand...

Thank S2877JZthomasc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

superb hiking trails from easy to extremely difficult. beautiful nature centers and quite a bit of wild life can be seen!

Thank Carl G
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Golfing, Fishing, Bike riding, Hoarse Back ridding, Hiking Trails, Nature Centers... and the list goes on! The Metroparks in our area are impossible to beat for outdoor activities.

Thank Walt R
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I love the outdoors and being in nature. There are so many things to do at all the metro parks. I love the beaches and the trails for walking and bike riding. The picnic areas are great when i need to relax. The scenery is...More

Thank Timothy M
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

There are so many locations to choose from. Some have a zoo, golf, horseback riding, musuems, animal showings and so many other things. Beautiful waterfalls and great places to take loads of pictures. Everytime i take my family to the parks we have so kuch...More

Thank Tiffany T
Reviewed 15 November 2017

a great legacy of donors to create this wonderful park area surrounding the city of Cleveland. there are wonderful bike paths, picnic areas and public golf courses throughout the parks as well. The lake front area near Edgewater Park has had a rebirth since being...More

Thank Cliff K
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The Cleveland Metroparks are a true jewel. They offer every kind of outdoor activity, from hiking and fishing to zip lining and tobogganning. Lots of picnic places and a place to try any kind of sport. I’ve spent a large chunk of my life in...More

Thank kalinojoe
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Abhiram R
3 December 2017|
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Response from pierre s | Reviewed this property |
Also if you don't go to the zoo the parks. Are nice but not much to do
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aoifs2015
13 July 2017|
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Response from deborahsT3749UM | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes! Many areas have swings, slides and teeter totters. Picnic areas are pleantiful.
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Boisvertp
17 January 2017|
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Response from WJSto | Reviewed this property |
You can ride the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Train, which connects Cleveland, Akron, and Canton. Check out the CVSR website for the ticket information. You can rent bikes via the Cleveland Metroparks. Check out Cleveland... More
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