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Parks & nature in Cleveland

Garden
“Great place to go with a group to see what Cleveland’s art culture has to offer. ”
41 locals recommend
Park
“Awesome park!!! Very well maintained and easy access to surrounding neighborhoods. Has nice beach for dogs but not as clean as the swimming area. Beach house is good with reasonable price. Many local restaurants in surrounding areas. ”
43 locals recommend
Pier
“Walk out on the pier to get a good view of the lake. Walk on the beach or grill out at the park. During warmer months they have an open concession stand.”
43 locals recommend
Baseball Field
“Lake front park with outdoor swimming pool and playground for kids and child-spirited adults”
21 locals recommend
Park
“It is really a concert venue but there is a sledding hill and few paved walking paths and its quiet.”
10 locals recommend
Building
“Free and open to the public. Enjoy a 20-acre urban oasis. Only 2 miles away/40 minute walk. ”
8 locals recommend
Park
“This park is the centerpiece of the neighborhood for picnics, dog walking, and neighborhood festivals. Tuesdays in the summer hosts popular farmer's market. ”
10 locals recommend
Park
“The locals play kickball on the greens and sand volleyball close by. There's a great photo opportunity with a Cleveland script sign overlooking the small marina. ”
7 locals recommend
Park
“Located minutes away, Rockefeller Park's Cultural Gardens (and Greenhouse) is a two mile stretch featuring four elegant stone bridges (completed in 1900), tennis courts, picnic areas, and a walkable bike trail.”
8 locals recommend
Park
“I am so lucky to be one block from "the lakes" and features nice paths in the spring for finding wildflowers, a boardwalk to explore marshes. Focus on native Ohio plants. A quiet, lovely, place.”
5 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful views of Lake Erie, without the crowds of Huntington or Edgewater! A hidden gem!”
6 locals recommend
Park
“The 88 acres now known as the Cleveland Lakefront Nature Preserve began life in 1979 as a dredge impoundment to contain spoils excavated from the Cuyahoga River. About 280 species of birds have been recorded to date, and spring and fall migration can bring spectacular fallouts of birds.”
5 locals recommend
Park
“SUP CLE stand up paddle operates here www.supcle.com with great views of the Whiskey Island Marina and a great bar and grille to enjoy”
5 locals recommend
Outdoor Event Space
“Enjoy a FREE concert each Wednesday night in Wade Oval from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in the heart of University Circle. Food trucks, vendors, theme nights, and activities vary each week and are all family-friendly. Bring a picnic or purchase delicious treats from vendors on site*. Select museums are open late on Wednesdays.”
4 locals recommend
Park
“A preserved greenhouse that has botanical gardens & features exotic flowers & plants. ”
6 locals recommend
Park
“Great little park with a waterfall, a miles of nice walking trails and even some hidden ponds. It's next door to the zoo, so if you are walking your dogs, they get all of the crazy smells. ”
1 local recommends