Brook Park in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
John J. Donnelly
Rocky River Nature Center
— Cleveland Metroparks —
Board of Park Commissioners
William J. Ryan
David W. Whitehead
Erected 2008 by Board of Park Commissioners.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Environment • Horticulture & Forestry • Natural Resources • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical month for this entry is October 2008.
Location. 41° 24.55′ N, 81° 53.052′ W. Marker is in Brook Park, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker can be reached from Valley Parkway near Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24000 Valley Pkwy, Brookpark OH 44142, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Frostville Post Office / Frostville Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away); Parker Ranch (approx. 0.6 miles away); Joseph Peake's Farm (approx. ¾ mile away); Butternut Ridge Cemetery 1835 (approx. 1.1 miles away); Coe Ridge (approx. 1.3 miles away); Springvale Ballroom (approx. 1½ miles away); Chestnut Grove Cemetery (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Oxcart Library (approx. 2.2 miles away).
More about this marker. You have to park in the parking lot and walk into the nature center area. Just before the building is the marker. There are a few plaques back there as well. You walk along a beautiful wooded walkway near a still wetland tributary to Rocky River. Behind the building are stairs leading to an overlook that looks down on the Rocky River. (pic included)
Additional keywords. Nature, Rocky River
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 10, 2010, by Lora Szloh of Berea, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,205 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 10, 2010, by Lora Szloh of Berea, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.