(Deer Creek Reservoir) 14514 Price St. NE or (Gaskill Trailhead) 182 E. Gaskill St. Alliance, OH 44601
Status Alert: Deer Creek Parking Closed During Construction and Hunting Season
A new boat launch and parking lot construction at the Price St. entrance will cause occasional restrictions and closures throughout November and December. The parking area to the west on Price St. will be open during construction. The entire Mahoning Valley Trail will be closed due to hunting on nearby property on the following dates: Nov. 17 and 18, Nov. 22 to Dec. 2., Dec. 15 and 16, and Jan. 5 to 8, 2019.
Open Daily: Sunrise to Sunset
General Information: 330.477.3552
On-Duty Ranger: 330.353.2377
Rentals and Reservations: 330-409-8096
Begin at Deer Creek Reservoir or Gaskill St. and use a 260-foot free span bridge to cross a spillway, a 100-foot boardwalk under Rt. 225, and an on-road section using Greenbower St. and Rockhill Ave. Future plans will connect the trail south through downtown Alliance to the Iron Horse Trail.
This 4.46 mile scenic trail offers fishing access to the Mahoning River and a great view of a bottom land hardwood forest. Spring flowers are abundant along the trail and include jack in the pulpit, false solomon’s seal, and swamp buttercup.
The Mahoning Valley Trail has been adopted by the Rotary Club of Alliance, the club sponsors cleanup projects along the trail throughout the year.
Biking the Mahoning Valley Trail near Deer Creek Reservoir.
Mahoning Valley Trail Map
The Stark County Park District prohibits the use of motorized vehicles in this park and on its trails. Sections of trail may not be suitable for wheelchair access. Weather may impact the accessibility of trails, always use caution.