Sunday day hike via the Deerlick Cave Trail.
Distance: approximately 4.5 miles
Rating: Intermediate due to speed and Hills
Pace: 3.0 to 4.0 MPH
Dogs - Leashed dogs are welcome.
Hike - We'll start from the Brecksville Nature Center, go up the hill to Chippewa Creek Gorge Scenic Overlook, circle back down the Hemlock Trail, cut back across near the river, and then down Deerlick. We follow the red arrows.
If it snows or rains, we'll hike the all-purpose trail from the Nature Center down the hill to the station road parking lot or so and back.
Directions: From I-77 take Exit 149 (SR 82); east on SR 82 past Brecksville Rd. (SR 21) in Brecksville; right on Chippewa Creek Dr. at park entrance; continue past Meadows Dr. to parking area for Brecksville Nature Center, on right.