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Hinckley Reservation

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It is wasy to forget you are in the Cleveland metro area when you enter the woods, lakes, hills... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Paul S
Whipps Ledges are amazing!

We are newly into exploring the beautiful Cleveland Metroparks and this place is amazing! The... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Cleveland, Ohio
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

It is wasy to forget you are in the Cleveland metro area when you enter the woods, lakes, hills, and sheer cliffs of this huge reservation. Correct me if I'm wron, but I think only Brecksville is larger in area and I think Hinckley has...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We are newly into exploring the beautiful Cleveland Metroparks and this place is amazing! The hiking is strong and the Ledges themselves are amazing. Make sure to have sturdy shoes and a walking stick is a plus for some of the rocky terrain. We did...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tracyamarek
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I have been visiting Hinckley Reservation for over half a century. The dam has a beach area to cool off on a hot summers day with refreshment bar. The lake has a boat house with hourly rentals such as canoes and paddle boats. There are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank SCBound285
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit, hang out and enjoy nature. Scenic hilly area with pine and hemlock trees and rock formations. Sandy beach area for swimming and nice trails to walk or bike around the lake.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Inoque1
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Reminiscent of "The Old Swimming Hole" -- nothing fancy, but just a nice spot to go with the family, cool off in the water (stream or swimming lake), have a picnic, and enjoy nature. Plus, it's free!. The dam and waterfall are showing their age...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank doclexus
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The scenery here is beautiful! Several hiking trails, bike paths, boat rentals and plenty of fishing. So much to do. I may be biased, but I grew up in this area and actually met my boyfriend (now husband) here at the snackbar. LOVE this park,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank diannemendat
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

What an awesome hike! The scenery is beautiful. You can walk the outside track on the paved surface, or walk closer to the lake on the dirt path. It is about 3.2 miles and a good workout due to the hills. Lots of things to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Sandi S
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

My brother and I went to check out a trail in this park, and I was seriously impressed. So much to do, and so accessible! The lake is beautiful, and there are paddle boats and boards available for rental. Several people were canoeing and kayaking...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Reina H
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

A great park with a variety of activities to do. Hinckley Lake with boat rentals and a hiking trail around the lake. A beach for swimming on the lower end of the lake with waterfalls. The upper park has trails into the ledges of rocks...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Inoque1
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Near a great mini golf course the Spillway off Bellus Rd is wonderful. Swimming in season and great hiking paths, cook out spots, cabins and benches to just sit and watch the lake. fishing and boat rental off the west drive. Buzzards roost for first...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank ShaneM2322
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