Just because the temperatures are dropping doesn’t mean outdoor family fun should be put on ice until the spring. In fact, the opposite is true — winter in Northeast Ohio brings a slew of must-do seasonal activities. Whether you choose to revisit some family favorites or try something new this season, you’ll find some ideas below.
Wintertime Fun Guide Directory - Northeast Ohio
10820 East Blvd., Cleveland
Your winter adventure begins at The Rink at Wade Oval, proudly sponsored by PNC! Throughout the winter, guests will enjoy open skate hours, free learn-to-skate lessons, “Pink the Rink” at Valent...
10620 Mayfield Road, Chesterland
7100 Riverview Road, Peninsula
1146 W. Highland Road, Sagamore Hills
1 Public Square, Cleveland
Public Square is downtown Cleveland's premier outdoor venue and the host site for hundreds of events that happen year-round. This winter, enjoy the Cleveland Foundation Skating Rink, Singing Angels fr...
Cross-country skiing is permitted on hiking, bridle, and all purpose trails (that have not been plowed) as well as the fairways and rough areas of Big Met, Little Met, Shawnee Hills, Seneca, Mastick W...
16200 Valley Pkwy., Strongsville
186 Union St., Westlake
1550 Boston Mills Road, Peninsula
Sledding is at Kendall Hills. Cross-country ski rentals are available on weekends at the Winter Sports Center at M.D. Garage when there is six or more inches of snow. Snowshoe rentals are availa...
Snowshoeing is permitted at all parks. Free snowshoe borrowing available at the West Woods Nature Center. Skiing is permitted at 22 of the parks located in the district, with groomed trails at Orch...
215 W. Tuscarawas St. W., Courthouse Plaza, Canton
3550 West 117 th St., Cleveland
200 S. Main St., Akron
Celebrate winter! Lake Erie ice dunes, a spectacular Ice Festival, hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, sledding and camping are just some of the many adventures awaiting you during this snowy s...
Lorain County Metro Parks offers snowshoe rentals during the months of January and February at many of the parks. Cross-country skiing is allowed in all parks. Vermilion River Reservation and...
Various state park locations
2264 Ravenna Road, Kent
200 Park Ave., Pinecrest, Orange Village
Cross-country ski rentals available on weekends at Quail Hollow Park, 13480 Congress Lake Ave., Hartville. Pop-up snowshoe programs offered throughout the winter; registration is on a first come, f...