Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve

Cleveland, Ohio 44132

Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve

Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"This great preserve protects the largest unbroken bluff forest in northeast Ohio and one of the finest coastal dune communities in the state. Rare plants and more than 150 species of birds can be found here—along with some solitude."

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Detailed Trail Descriptions from Our Guidebooks

"Billed as the newest nature preserve in the state of Ohio, the Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve offers 450 acres of dense woodland hiking and easy strolls along the coast of Lake Erie, where you’ll get some of the best views of our beloved Great Lake in the book, rivaling the Cleveland Lakefront Nature Preserve (Hike 2)." Read more

Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve Reviews

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2/9/2011
This is an excellent hike.
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8/13/2005
I took my two young boys, ages 6 and 4, for an afternoon hike and trail lunch. The weather was great and we all had fun on the trail. The boys especially enjoyed counting the 130 stairs that lead you to the overlook above the Rocky River. On the way down, we took an alternate route and we paused for pictures on the chair that is built into the rock wall along the descending path. We all enjoyed a stop at the Nature Center where my sons spent half an hour exploring the "tree" and it's many displays of native animal and plant species. Thanks to the Metro Parks for creating such a wonderful place for families to enjoy and learn about nature.
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Trail Information

Cleveland
Nearby City
Dog-friendly
Accessibility
3.4
Distance
Loop/Lollipop
Trail Type
Easy
Skill Level
1.5 hours
Duration
Year-round
Season
Parks, Recreation & Public Facilities Department: 440-974-5720; cityofmentor.com/visit/mlnp
Local Contacts
USGS Mentor; also at trailhead, marina office, and cityofmentor.com/wp-content/uploads/Mentor-Lagoons-brochure.pdf
Local Maps

Activity Feed

Dec 2018