BACK TO NATURE IN THE BRECKSVILLE RESERVATION OF THE CLEVELAND METROPARKS!
What better way to spend your leisure time than on a picnic, stroll or bike ride in a natural setting, lush with trees, plants, wildlife, streams and ravines all in and around the city of Brecksville. From the oak-hickory forests on the ridge tops to the cottonwoods, willows and sycamores of Chippewa Creek's flat floodplain, Brecksville Reservation is a study of contrasts. The reservation is deeply cut by seven distinct gorges which have a wide variety of soil and sunlight conditions, fostering the growth of rare, unusual and endangered plants. Chippewa Creek, in the northern section of the reservation, flows through a remarkable gorge that was left behind by the glaciers that once covered this area.
has an excellent and extensive system of trails, including a section of the
discover deep forested ravines, walk through a restored
Pictured below is the Brecksville Nature Center. Click on the image to search for homes available in the Brecksville area.