Old Carriage Trail

  • Leaf covered bridge along the Old Carriage Trail in Cuyahoga Valley National Park.


Dogs Yes

Bird Watching

Fall Foliage

5.25 (miles)


Out & Back

~180 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)


The Old Carriage Trail is a moderate family friendly hike in Cuyahoga Valley National Park near Cleveland. Along this trail hiker can expect a lush forest and a wonderful view from a scenic overlook. Cuyahoga Valley National Park is very pet friendly, which is not the case for many national parks. Dogs are permitted on trails in Cuyahoga Valley, but they must be kept on leash. The Audubon Society considers Cuyahoga Valley National Park an IBA or Important Bird Area. The park offers incredible bird watching opportunities and is home to more than 200 different bird species. For those looking to stay a while, there is camping available inside and around the park.

Red Tape

Entrance Free, Camping Fees
Contact: Cuyahoga Valley National Park 15610 Vaughn Road Brecksville, Ohio 44141

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