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Cleveland Metroparks

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Cleveland, OH
+1 216-635-3200
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Cle Metroparks zoo

Went to the zoo. It was clean and everyone was friendly, even for a Monday! Parking is always free... read more

Reviewed yesterday
nanalvs4
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cleveland,ohio
Took the tour of the river on the little boat

This informative tour of the bridges and the river was fabulous...it was 2 hours of non stop... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Barb H
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Hop on a bicycle, lace up your running shoes or take your time strolling through any part of this scenic 60-mile long string of parks and garden areas.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“emerald necklace” (131 reviews)
“rocky river” (43 reviews)
“nature centers” (33 reviews)
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Cleveland, OH
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+1 216-635-3200
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"emerald necklace"
in 131 reviews
"rocky river"
in 43 reviews
"nature centers"
in 33 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 22 reviews
"metro park"
in 18 reviews
"bike riding"
in 11 reviews
"natural beauty"
in 12 reviews
"cross country skiing"
in 9 reviews
"bird watching"
in 8 reviews
"miles and miles"
in 6 reviews
"enjoy nature"
in 7 reviews
"beautiful park"
in 16 reviews
"squires castle"
in 6 reviews
"west side"
in 15 reviews
"lake erie"
in 26 reviews
"north chagrin reservation"
in 6 reviews
"year round"
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Reviewed yesterday

Went to the zoo. It was clean and everyone was friendly, even for a Monday! Parking is always free. There are decent places to grab a bite and the Tram runs every 15 minutes to get to the top of the hill for the aquatic...More

Thank nanalvs4
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This informative tour of the bridges and the river was fabulous...it was 2 hours of non stop information, humor, Cleveland history and just an all around great tour. We love learning about the city since we are new here and every tour or class we...More

Thank Barb H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Rocky River Reservation and the Nature Center. The Nature Center was very similar to visiting a zoo and was more than we expected. It was quite interesting to learn about the prehistoric sea and the sea creatures that resided here. This was...More

Thank M E
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was watching the weather & seen a good sunny day was approaching so I decided that would be the day I take the kiddos to the zoo... me & children had so much excitement that we almost forgot it wasn’t a overnight thing lol....More

Thank lasheah2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cleveland Metroparks makes our urban metro experience special. Edgewater Park and Euclid Beach provide wonderful summer beaches right in the city and both have live music once a week all summer long. Moving to Cleveland 21 years ago, I never imagined that moving to the...More

Thank Mark C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was well set up, great. Tried to provide shade in the 90* heat and did well. Lots of friendly vendors. Many areas of interest and activity. A lot of people selling things, but on could say no. Food was plentiful to purchase, but consider the...More

Thank mbrady4wine
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent for hiking or just hanging out in the woods. You can also just drive around the beautiful roads of overhanging trees.

Thank mikethejunkman
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoy biking in the Metroparks. The path is paved and easy for my 8-year old to manage. It is also close to my house so I can come down the driveway and be on the path in seconds. I've seen all types of...More

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I mentioned these parks in my review of the North Chagrin Nature Center. These parks are great with the lakes/rivers and nature trails and no admission charge. However, as they are advertised as an attraction, some effort should go into making them accessible by public...More

Thank Cordell R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My teens had a hike through one of the parks. There are bike trails and paths to walk. Critters, creatures and plant life to keep your children asking questions. The Metroparks are so amazing they will put their phones away...

Thank Earlene W
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Abhiram R
2 December 2017|
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Response from pierre s | Reviewed this property |
Also if you don't go to the zoo the parks. Are nice but not much to do
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aoifs2015
12 July 2017|
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Response from deborahsT3749UM | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes! Many areas have swings, slides and teeter totters. Picnic areas are pleantiful.
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Boisvertp
17 January 2017|
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Response from WJSto | Reviewed this property |
You can ride the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Train, which connects Cleveland, Akron, and Canton. Check out the CVSR website for the ticket information. You can rent bikes via the Cleveland Metroparks. Check out Cleveland... More
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