Sunday, October 7th, in Cuyahoga County National Park.
The Towpath Marathon was established in 1992 to introduce the Towpath Trail as a new recreational amenity and to promote the establishment of the Ohio & Erie Canalway.
All proceeds benefit the Ohio Canal Corridor and its efforts to preserve, promote and educate the public about the area surrounding one of Northeast Ohio’s valuable resources – the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area running along the historic route of the Ohio & Erie Canal.
Temporary Towpath Trail Closures The Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail in Cuyahoga Valley National Park will be closed to the general public starting at dusk beginning Saturday, October 6 until 2 p.m. on Sunday, October 7, 2012.
All of the parking lots along the Towpath Trail in Cuyahoga Valley National Park, from Lock 39 Trailhead to Botzum Trailhead, including Indigo Lake Trailhead, also will be closed.
Full details on everything from prime spots for race viewing to road closures can be found online on this page at www.TowpathTrilogy.net: http://towpathtrilogy.net/mara%20FAQ.html