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Address: Cleveland, OH
Phone Number: 216-635-3200
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Description: Hop on a bicycle, lace up your running shoes or take your time strolling...
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.
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Take a ride and enjoy our park.

Took a ride to explore the Emerald Necklace,, what a great place to live (Cleveland Ohio)...we are lucky to have such a beautiful park in our backyards!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Breckssville, Ohio
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Breckssville, Ohio
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Took a ride to explore the Emerald Necklace,, what a great place to live (Cleveland Ohio)...we are lucky to have such a beautiful park in our backyards!

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Cleveland, Ohio
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This metropolitan park system is a true treasure that surrounds the greater Cleveland area and it's suburbs. While the Metroparks Zoo , the Big and Little Met Golf courses and the pony ride area do charge an admission, the rest of the park system is free with parking, restrooms, picnic areas, lanes for biking, walking, horse trails and of course... More 

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Lakewood, Ohio
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

I had fun at the Music in the Valley Folk Festival at Hale Farm & Village on Saturday, July 11. I sat next to a group of folk musicians during the first two hours and headed for the Gatehouse Visiter Center for lunch at the Hale Cafe. It has good tasting food! then I looked around in the historic houses.... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Easy access, beauty, wonderful programs for nature lovers who live in urban setting. It was established many decades ago by people who had the foresight to protect a circle of beautiful nature from development and create an environment that leaves the city behind in minutes.

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Mentor On The Lake
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The Emerald Necklace refers to all the parks that encompass the entire city and every park has something special to see or do.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Efficient and easy. Reserve on line. Show up fill out a bit of paperwork and you are on your way in mere minutes. You can stay in the scenic river or venture out to Lake Erie. Reasonably priced and well run. Excellent experience!

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Fairview Park, Ohio
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15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The Cleveland Metro Parks is an extensive park system with bike, run, walk, hike and riding paths. Also two public beaches, Nature Center, Golf courses and areas to fish. Many entrances from different parts of the City. Connected to the Cuyahoga Valley National Recreation Area.

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Shaker Heights, Ohio, United States
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12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This is an awesome oasis surrounding the entire city. The Cleveland Metro Parks have something for everyone!

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Avon Lake, Ohio
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We always stop in when taking out the boat. Ice cream, burgers & chili dogs or salads. Good selection. Clean and efficient.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

You can not be in Cleveland with out running into the necklace.THere is so much to do with in it all threw the year. Winter there is sled riddig Spring going to watch the buzzards come home. Summer all the picnicks Fall are the hay rides For the most it is kept clean and the rest rooms are outdoor restrooms... More 

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Address: Cleveland, OH
Phone Number: 216-635-3200
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland

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