FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
BOB ROTATORI - 216-635-3263 -or-
KALI FENCL - 216-635-3284
The holiday season can be a pretty stressful time.
One way to combat that is to get outside and get the heart pumping
Any one of these late December hikes with Cleveland Metroparks
will release the endorphins and bring back the cheerful spirit:
Saturday, December 22 � 1 - 2 p.m.
CanalWay Center � Ohio & Erie Canal Reservation
Come for a brisk hike to shake off stress of the holiday. Enjoy
the sights and sounds of the hidden valley as we walk the Lower 40
Loop Trail. CanalWay Center is located on Whittlesey Way, off the
East 49th Street entrance of Ohio & Erie Canal
Reservation, between Grant Avenue and Canal Road in Cuyahoga
Heights. For more information, call 216-206-1000.
Heart Pumping Hike
Saturday, December 22 � 1 - 3 p.m.
Highland Picnic Area � Euclid Creek Reservation
This is a more-walk-than-talk hike that's sure to get hearts
pumping. During this fast-paced walk through the reservation, see
some signs of wildlife. Highland Picnic Area is located off Euclid
Creek Parkway, off the Highland Road entrance of Euclid Creek
Reservation in Euclid. For more information, call 440-473-3370.
Winter Walk in the Woods
Sunday, December 23 � 1 - 2 p.m.
Garfield Park Nature Center � Garfield Park
Need a break in the midst of the busy holiday season? Take time
to enjoy the peace of a winter walk in the woods. Garfield Park
Nature Center is located off Mill Creek Lane, off the Broadway
Avenue entrance of Garfield Park Reservation in Garfield Heights.
For more information, call 216-341-3152.
Winter Wonderland Hike
Wednesday, December 26 � 1 - 3 p.m.
Rocky River Nature Center � Rocky River Reservation
Don't forget the best gift of all is time spent with family and
friends outdoors! Escape the stress of the season and spend some
time laughing, playing and hiking with loved ones. Rocky River
Nature Center is located at 24000 Valley Parkway in Rocky River
Reservation, north of Cedar Point Road in North Olmsted. For
more information, call 440-734-6660.
Make this a less stressful holiday with
Cleveland Metroparks - part of your life, naturally!