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Cleveland Metroparks

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Cleveland, OH
+1 216-635-3200
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Wonderful & fun

There are so many locations to choose from. Some have a zoo, golf, horseback riding, musuems... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tiffany T
Olmsted Falls, Ohio
via mobile
the emerald necklace and much more

a great legacy of donors to create this wonderful park area surrounding the city of Cleveland... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cliff K
Des Moines, Iowa
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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” (127 reviews)
“rocky river” (40 reviews)
“nature centers” (29 reviews)
Cleveland, OH
+1 216-635-3200
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you're walking, running, biking or hiking; the Metroparks has it all. Areas to picnic, fish and nature watch are dotted along the Emerald Necklace.

Thank Glenn K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cleveland Metroparks are the best ever! Seriously I've seen other city park systems and the hiking, walking, biking, horseback riding can't be beat in Cleveland. Along scenic rivers the wooded paths will fool you into thinking you're miles away from city lights. The Emerald Necklace...More

Thank Kim R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Please take advantage of the amenities that the parks have to offer on the shores of Lake Erie. From the east side to the west side there are a multitude of parks to visit. Each one is a little different and offers different activities, but...More

Thank 216rock
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I realy enjoy playing golf at alot of the courses Sleepy Hollow, Big Met. They are all picturesque,especially in the fall when all the trees change.The Deer walking around, make some nice pictures if you have your camera handy. The courses are nice, but I...More

1  Thank bjsmusic
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I enjoy walking the dogs from Overlook Road. There is a cemented path, and bridal trail, and some smaller paths that are used by mountain bikers. The park is well maintained. No fallen tree is left on the paths. There are gentle and steep hills.

Thank rosecassmer
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Go Ape offering of rope bridges and treetop adventure is so amazing. The venue is quite pricey though, I hope the Metroparks can make it more affordable for more families.

Thank 387kelleyw
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

There are some things that defy rational thought or rather just don't give it a whole lot; just go! Mind saving and clearing out mind clutter is a walk in any of the Cleveland Metroparks! Trust me you will come out feeling healthier and nature...More

Thank angelalee60
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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.
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
16 June 2016|
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Response from C D | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed at the Metroparks, but must be leashed. No dogs allowed at the zoo.