15 percent of New Year's resolutions focus on taking up an exercise
program. This January, many people will be looking for ways to get
outside and get moving. Don't let the weather stand in your way! Join
Cleveland Metroparks throughout January on one of our many nature walk
Looking for a way to get out in the snow? Embrace the season with an invigorating snowshoe hike. Snowshoe hikes
are at 9:30 a.m. on January 3, 17, 31 and February 7, 21 in North
Chagrin Reservation. The snowshoes and hot cocoa are provided all for
the price of $15.
you prefer traditional hiking, Cleveland Metroparks offers
naturalist-led hikes throughout the month. Head to Bedford Reservation
for a Winter Wander at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 3; this hike aims to get your heart pumping while you traverse four miles of winding trails. Resolution Solution
on Saturday, January 10 at 10 a.m. is a fast-paced hike that follows
Bradley Woods Reservation's trails through the forest, field and old
sandstone quarry. Extreme Hiking
at 9 a.m. on Saturday, January 24 is a brisk hike that will hit five to
eight miles of Brecksville Reservation's rolling trails. A Winter Walk
closes out the month on Saturday, January 31 at 2 p.m. Hikers can look
for winter-loving wildlife while taking in spectacular views of the
frozen Lake Erie coastline; meet at the Lakefront Management Offices,
8701 Lakeshore Blvd NE, Cleveland, OH 44108.
furry friend could use some fresh air, so make sure to bring your dog
out for some activity! On Saturday, January 10, you and your pup can
enjoy a Snowy Weather Dog Walk in Big Creek Reservation or the Frosty Paws Dog Walk
at 2 p.m. in Brecksville Reservation. Cleveland Metroparks offers
additional dog hikes as well, head to North Chagrin Reservation at 2
p.m. on Saturday, January 17 and visit Euclid Creek Reservation at the
same time on Saturday, January 31.
Metroparks offers everyone opportunities to come out and play
throughout the chilly, winter months. For more information on these and
other upcoming events, visit clevelandmetroparks.com.
SUE ALLEN -
JOE YACHANIN -