The Summit Metro Parks Biking Spree runs through August 31, and we will have cross your fingers weather concerning possible rain. There were construction alerts on the Summit Metro Parks website concerning two trails included in the Spree: the Bike & Hike Trail and the TowPath Trail. Neither should impair your ride. Summit Metro Parks reports that as of of August 28, the trail and parking lot at 968 Springdale Rd., Stow, are now open but construction continues in the area to add bike lanes to the road. For information, call the City of Stow Engineering Department at 330-689-2719. Also, beginning Monday, 8/31 and continuing for approximately two weeks, The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will be repairing erosion and stabilizing the banks along the canal, just south of the Wilbeth Rd. Trailhead. The trail will remain open.