Bus departs from Tri-County ESC offices in Wooster at 9:00 AM on May 12.
9 Am: Travel from Tri-County ESC to Hale Farm
10:00 Tour Hale Farm
Noon: Lunch on bus while travel to Canal Museum, Cuyahoga Valley Nat’l Park (CVNP)
12:35 Tour Canal Museum and Lock
1:30: Travel to Boston Store Visitor Center, CVNP
2:00 Tour canal boat building exhibit
2:30: Leave for Tri-County ESC
3:30 Arrive Tri-County ESC
Hale Farm is an outdoor living history museum recreating life in northern Ohio in the mid-1800s. It features historic buildings and historic interpreters, many who are also craftspeople demonstrating how products were made in the19th century.
The Canal Visitor Center focuses on life along the canal and human history in the valley. There is a restored canal lock outside and a canal lock model inside.
The Boston Store Visitor Center exhibits tell the story of canal boat building in the valley. An unrestored canal lock is a short distance up the towpath.