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Rocky River Reservation

Address: 4631 Mastick Road, Cleveland, OH 44116
Phone Number: 440 333 0788
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Ranked #3 of 74 Attractions in Cleveland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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127 reviews 127 reviews
28 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

This is a delightful part of the Rocky River Reservation and includes over five miles of trails with varied terrain. There were many joggers as also dog walkers out in force, with animals on leashes who were obviously enjoying the day. The trees are helpfully labelled and explanations were provided even outdoors, for instance how the water acquires its rusty... More 

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Lake City, Florida
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220 reviews 220 reviews
88 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

While visiting family we were taken to this park to hike and walk my GranDog. The trail system is very extensive and quite varied as to terrain. the park as well as the nature center is dog friendly. There are also lots of geocaches hidden here. We were in the winter and can't wait to return here in the spring.

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Lake City, Florida
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263 reviews 263 reviews
43 attraction reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We hiked here the first week in December. Some of the trails were closed due to being under water. There were still lots of trails to try. The park is dog friendly, even the Nature Center. The Nature Center had lots of cool displays, especially for kids. We were surprised to find we could bring our dog inside and they... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our ancestors preserved the finest of nature after the industrial revolution. The great depression added fine samples of WPA construction. This gem with it's cliffs made of layers of shale is a civics lesson hosted by mother nature.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We went there when was cold and with snow but even in this way it was a great place to walk and see the nature...

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Buffalo, New York
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502 reviews 502 reviews
255 attraction reviews
254 helpful votes 254 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This rings the city and is an unexpected beautiful surprise. You can feel you're far away in the country or walk in the creek when you're actually right in the city. Beautiful place to see the fall colors, ride a bicycle or play ball. Our family has loved this for years and years. My grandparents played here when they were... More 

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Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
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49 reviews 49 reviews
17 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Growing up in the Cleveland area, this park remains one of the best places to visit. Growing up in Lakewood, the park is known to all as The Valley. There are trails, and bike trails, open fields, woods, and streams. The activities to pursue in nature's wonderment is limitless!

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Loved the 134 step climb up the hillside. Amazing views from the top - especially during the fall. Great exercise and good to get some fresh air.

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Ohio
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Colors never disappoint in the Emerald Necklace in the fall. We are so fortunate to live in an area where nature and the seasons are just a few miles away.

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Parma, Ohio, United States
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Near the nature center there is a 'bike repair station' that we used to put air in our stroller tire. I have never seen one of these before and just thought it was really cool. A beautiful place.

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