Summer is meant to be a season of adventure, and there’s no better place to indulge in the wonders of the season than the Cleveland Metroparks. There are plenty of shady and refreshing summer hikes in the Cleveland Metroparks, and they vary in terms of their offerings. There truly is something for everyone in this park district of more than 23,000 acres. Pack up the water bottles and prepare to embrace the season, because these pretty places are calling your name.

There are many amazing spots for summer hikes in the Cleveland Metroparks, especially if you have a natural sense of adventure. Which of these hikes is your favorite? Are there any other spots you would recommend? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments!

Planning your seasonal bucket list? We have a list of the best attractions to visit each month ready to go for your Cleveland adventures.

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