Ohio’s Cuyahoga Valley is a center for hiking, biking and kayaking

PENINSULA, Ohio — This little river town is a lively place. Passengers prepare to board the train. Hikers check their maps before hitting the trail. Bikers fill their water bottles.

Peninsula is right in the middle of Cuyahoga Valley National Park, a destination for all seasons and all types of fun experiences. Whether visiting by train, bicycle, car or canoe, or on foot, the scenery invites exploration.

Cuyahoga Valley National Park stretches across 33,000 acres between Cleveland and Akron. Set in gently rolling hills, the national park wraps around the Cuyahoga River and blends seamlessly with farmland, forests, wildflower