FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
BOB ROTATORI - 216-635-3263 - or -
ALYSSA COOK-ALEXANDER- 216-635-3274
Time is winding down to participate in Cleveland
Metroparks Walking Works program for this season. But, there
are still plenty of opportunities to take steps towards better
health and walk in the beauty of the changing leaves while earning
a 2012 Walking Works hiking shield through the Walking Works
With Cleveland Metroparks Walking Works program, hike at least
eight of 13 designated trails on their own. After completing each
walk, date the Walking Works form. After completing at least eight
walks, return the form to Cleveland Metroparks to receive this
year's Walking Works walking stick shield.
With the leaves changing, the Walking Works program is coming to
a close. Enjoy a walk on Cleveland Metroparks many trails and see
the spectacular natural beauty of fall.
Walking Works participants can feel better while discovering the
wonders of nature on 13 natural surface trails and all purpose
This year, take an easy hike in Bedford, Big Creek, Bradley
Woods, Garfield Park, Mill Stream Run, and Rocky River
reservations. Moderate walkers can hit the trails in Euclid Creek,
Hinckley, Ohio & Erie Canal, and South Chagrin reservations.
Those looking for a difficult hike will appreciate the challenging
hikes in Brecksville and North Chagrin reservations.
For walkers who want to walk with others while learning about
the natural features of the trails, a limited number of
naturalist-led hikes along some of the designated trails are still
available. Look for naturalist-led Walking Works walks in the
Emerald Necklace monthly publication or online at
For a list of the designated hikes and directions, and to
download the Walking Works form visit "http://www.clevelandmetroparks.com">clevelandmetroparks.com.
Walking Works forms are also available at all Park District public
For more information, call 216-635-3204.
Walk toward better health and enjoy the beautiful colors of fall
with the Walking Works program of Cleveland Metroparks -
part of your life, naturally.
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