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NatureVation Adventures (Tours) are fully contained, guided tours into the unique and often hidden natural places of northeast Ohio. NatureVation finds the places, maps the route, secures any permits, researches the history and provides elegant food...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
3558 Lee Rd, Cleveland, OH 44120-5123
+1 216-393-7716
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Reviewed December 15, 2018

Elaine told us that there's no such thing as 'bad weather' only 'bad attitudes' or 'bad clothing'! Even though it drizzled a bit on our autumn hike. We were well prepared with 'layered clothing'. Spirits were high! Elaine and Gordon attract very interesting folks, so...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

We hiked through a park in Medina County today and the weather alternated between rain and snow. Elaine sent an email in advance with suggestions of what to bring/wear to be comfortable. Elaine and Gordon shared interesting information about both the history of the area...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2011butterfly
Reviewed August 18, 2018

We had a fantastic time with Naturevation doing the Kilted Hike in Cleveland last weekend! They surprised us with little extras throughout the afternoon, and our guides were so knowledgeable about local history, the geology of the area and the environmental issues of the region...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank michellecE3408MS
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Took this option at a Company Event. We walked through a Medina County park, did some birding, some fishing and ended with ice cream. GREAT way to spend the afternoon. Would be a great team building or networking opportunity as you have plenty of time...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kathryn D
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Our NatureVation experience was absolutely unbelievable. All details were presented to us well in advance of the trip, and our family of 4 was ready for a great day of snowshoeing, sledding, eating, and learning. Between the kids continuously referring to "the best day ever"...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Scottm08
Elaine P, Owner at Naturevation, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

Thanks Scott, Maxine, Seth & Alex! You all were so much fun. Welcome back to the Cleveland area. Families like yours make our region stronger. We look forward to hosting you this spring or summer. Elaine & Gordon

Reviewed January 4, 2018

Our NatureVation experience was fantastic! The pre-trip email told us how to dress and where to show up. Then NatureVation took care of the rest-- driving us to our destination, providing the snowshoes/instructions, and so much more.... From history trivia about the area to hot...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Alicia L
Reviewed November 3, 2017

Elaine and Gordon create an environment that feels like you're one of their friends tagging along for an activity they would be doing regardless of whether or not it is their business. They are very knowledgable and friendly, but keep to a schedule to keep...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Amber L
Elaine P, Owner at Naturevation, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

Really enjoyed hosting Amber & Jonathan! What bright, interesting young professionals. Glad you made a NatureVation Outdoor Adventure part of your Cleveland weekend visit!

Reviewed July 11, 2017

First class trip all the way. This couple has everything well organized from the website, the pre-tip information, the trip down with a fun game, and launch point / pick up point. The picnic was wonderful plenty of fresh healthy food to make your selection...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Carol S
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

A roar of thanks to Elaine and Gordon for a fun day exploring and kayaking. What a pleasure to just enjoy the experience and not worry about any planning. The trip was enriched with Elaine and Gordon's expansive knowledge of the areas history and geology....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Annie H
Elaine P, Owner at Naturevation, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2017

Thanks, Annie! We really enjoyed hosting you and Rick. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 23, 2017

I just went on another trip with Naturevation and had a great time again. We visited a sculpture garden, climbed a high tower for stunning views of Lake Erie, learned about the history of parks in Lake County, ate another excellent meal, and visited a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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