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You can now ride e-bikes in Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Beacon Journal | Emily Mills, September 5, 2019PENINSULA — Eddy’s Bike Shop owner Jimmy Ruggles rides an e-bike 45 miles each way to the Stow shop his grandfather started nearly 80 years ago.“I can sit in traffic on 271 for an hour, or I can...

Fall foliage: Take a train

Chicago Tribune | Ed Perkins, September 3, 2019Fall foliage is traditionally a windshield tourism activity, but lots of folks believe that a train ride is even better. And you have lots of options.Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad ( cvsr.org/), Peninsula, Ohio, runs between Akron and Independence, Ohio,...

10 Best Fall Foliage Train Rides That Are the Perfect Seasonal Family Activity

Country Living | Arricca Sansone and Blair Donovan, August 29, 2019Looking for a low-key way to enjoy the vivid shades of autumn and get primo leaf-peeping views this year? Instead of taking a neighborhood stroll or a drive down an open country road, consider alternate transportation for getting even more head-on...

16 Polar Express Train Rides That’ll Make You Wish It Were Christmas

Oprah Magazine | Judy Koutsky, August 27, 2019 You've put up your twinkle lights, made your list, and checked it twice, and streamed just about every Christmas movie Netflix has to offer. Ready for even more seasonal cheer? A scenic train ride on a Polar Express (inspired by the classic children's book)...

14 Fall Foliage Train Rides to Book Right Now

AFAR Magazine | Lyndsey Matthews, August 26, 2019This autumn, take in beautiful fall colors from the Adirondacks to the Alps on these scenic train trips around the world.Peak fall foliage season will be here before you know it in the United States and beyond. Instead of...

Special Buffalo Trace bourbon earmarked for 19 NE Ohio charities

Cleveland.com | August 22, 2019 CLEVELAND, Ohio - Nineteen Northeast Ohio non-profit groups want you to toast them with some very good bourbon soon. That's because they are among the 400 beneficiaries across the country selected to receive Buffalo Trace Distillery's charitable offering of limited-edition bottles. The bottling...

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad’s Kids Ride Free Promotion

WKYC Live on Lakeside | August 1, 2019Summer might be winding down soon but that doesn’t mean there is a shortage of fun and fun activities to do.  And a great activity for the entire family is hopping aboard the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad. On the...

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad offers free kids’ rides

Cleveland.com | Anne Nickoloff, July 30, 2019 PENINSULA, Ohio -- Kids can ride free for the entire month of August on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad. The deal, presented by Meijer, gives a free children’s coach ticket with every adult coach ticket purchased. (An adult ticket costs...

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