The Best Hiking Trails in Ohio

Most Popular Ohio Hiking Trails

We've ranked the best places to hike in Ohio using our unique hiking trail popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a trail, the number of people who have hiked or wish they could hike at that hiking trail. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite hiking trails by submitting a trail review or creating a hiking wishlist today!

New! Find the best hiking trails by city:
Cleveland (8), Marietta (3), Lewis Center (3), Mentor (2), New Matamoras (2), Tipp City (2)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Arc of AppalachiaHillsboro, Ohio
2. Hocking Hills State ParkLogan, Ohio
3. East ForkCincinnati, Ohio
4. Archers Fork Loop TrailNew Matamoros - Wayne National Forest, Ohio
5. Highbridge trailAkron, Ohio
6. Quail HollowHartville, Ohio
7. Sells ParkAthens, Ohio
8. Brandywine Falls and Stanford TrailSagamore Hills, Ohio
9. Lake Vesuvius Lakeshore TrailIronton, Ohio
10. Zaleski Backpack TrailZaleski, Ohio
11. Cuyahoga Valley National ParkPeninsula, Ohio
12. MohicanLoudonville, Ohio
13. John Bryan State ParkYellow Springs, Ohio
14. Lake Hope State ParkAthens, Ohio
15. Alum Creek Phase IILewis Center, Ohio
16. Glacier RidgePlain City, Ohio
17. West BranchRavenna, Ohio
18. Van BurenFindlay, Ohio
19. Blackhand GorgeNashport, Ohio
20. FarnsworthWaterville, Ohio
21. Zimmerman TrailMentor, Ohio
22. Deer Creek State ParkMt. Sterling, Ohio
23. Blendon WoodsWesterville, Ohio
24. Battelle Darby CreekGalloway, Ohio
25. Highhbanks MetroparkLewis Center, Ohio
26. Charleston Falls PreserveTipp City, Ohio
27. Independence Dam State ParkDefiance, Ohio
28. Scioto Trail State ParkChillicothe, Ohio
29. Kris-Mar TrailsMarietta, Ohio
30. Stonelick State ParkPleasant Plain, Ohio
31. Thorn Mtn Bike TrailWellington, Ohio
32. City Trails - Marietta HsMarietta, Ohio
33. Caesar Creek State ParkWaynesville, Ohio
34. City Trails - Marietta Middle SchoolMarietta, Ohio
35. Ohio View Connector TrailNew Matamoras, Ohio
36. Ohio View TrailNew Matamoras, Ohio
37. Geneva State ParkGeneva, Ohio
38. Cowan Lake State ParkWilmington, Ohio
39. Jermain ParkToledo, Ohio
40. Twin Arch ReserveTroy, Ohio
41. Paint Creek State ParkBainbridge, Ohio
42. Scenic River TrailNewport, Ohio
43. Atchinson (hogback Ridge North)Madison, Ohio
44. Hudson Springs ParkHudson, Ohio
45. Little Beaver Creek GreenwayLeetonia, Ohio
46. Dillon State ParkZanesville, Ohio
47. Rays Indoor Mtb ParkCleveland, Ohio
48. Findley State ParkWellington, Ohio
49. Wolf Creek TrailsBarlow, Ohio
50. Deerfeild/ Landen ParkLanden, Ohio
51. Kiser Lake State ParkConover, Ohio
52. Lake Logan State ParkLogan, Ohio
53. Lake Loramie State ParkMinster, Ohio
54. Lake Milton State ParkLake Milton, Ohio
55. Madison Lake State ParkLondon, Ohio
56. Malabar Farm State ParkLucas, Ohio
57. Mary Jane Thurston State ParkMcClure, Ohio
58. Maumee Bay State ParkOregon, Ohio
59. Alum Creek State ParkDelaware, Ohio
60. Barkcamp State ParkBelmont, Ohio
61. Beaver Creek State ParkEast Liverpool, Ohio
62. Blue Rock State ParkBlue Rock, Ohio
63. East Fork State ParkBethel, Ohio
64. Forked Run State ParkReedsville, Ohio
65. Guilford Lake State ParkLisbon, Ohio
66. Headlands Beach State ParkMentor, Ohio
67. Indian Lake State ParkLakeview, Ohio
68. Jefferson Lake State ParkRichmond, Ohio
69. Mt Gilead State ParkMt. Gilead, Ohio
70. Nelson-Kennedy Ledges State ParkNelson Township, Ohio
71. Punderson State ParkNewbury, Ohio
72. Tar Hollow State ParkLaurelville, Ohio
73. Tinkers Creek State ParkStreetsboro, Ohio
74. Van Buren State ParkVan Buren, Ohio
75. Wolf Run State ParkCaldwell, Ohio
76. Tappan LakeUrichsville, Ohio
77. Alum Creek LakeLewis Center, Ohio
78. Mosquito Creek LakeCortland, Ohio
79. Honey Creek PreserveTipp City, Ohio
80. Charles Mill LakeLucas, Ohio
81. Three CreeksGroveport, Ohio
82. West Creek ReservationParma, Ohio
83. Rocky River ReservationCleveland, Ohio
84. Slate RunCanal Winchester, Ohio
85. Mohawk DamCoshocton, Ohio
86. Big Creek ReservationCleveland, Ohio
87. Washington ReservationNewburgh Heights, Ohio
88. Bradley Woods ReservationNorth Olmsted, Ohio
89. Brookside ReservationCleveland, Ohio
90. Pleasant Hill LakePerrysville, Ohio
91. Ohio & Erie Canal ReservationCleveland, Ohio
92. Garfield Park ReservationCleveland, Ohio
93. North Chagrin ReservationCleveland, Ohio
94. Pickerington PondsCanal Winchester, Ohio
95. Euclid Creek ReservationCleveland, Ohio
96. Acacia ReservationLyndhurst, Ohio
97. Clear CreekRockbridge, Ohio
98. South Chagrin ReservationBentleyville, Ohio
99. Vultures KnobWooster, Ohio
100. RoyalviewStrongsville, Ohio