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:
Marietta (3), Lewis Center (3), Chillicothe (3), Bainbridge (2), Lucas (2), Tipp City (2)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Arc of AppalachiaHillsboro, Ohio
2. Hocking Hills State ParkLogan, Ohio
3. Archers Fork Loop TrailNew Matamoros - Wayne National Forest, Ohio
4. Highbridge trailAkron, Ohio
5. East ForkCincinnati, Ohio
6. Quail HollowHartville, Ohio
7. Sells ParkAthens, Ohio
8. Brandywine Falls and Stanford TrailSagamore Hills, Ohio
9. Zaleski Backpack TrailZaleski, Ohio
10. Lake Vesuvius Lakeshore TrailIronton, Ohio
11. Cuyahoga Valley National ParkPeninsula, Ohio
12. Lake Hope State ParkAthens, Ohio
13. MohicanLoudonville, Ohio
14. Scioto Trail State ParkChillicothe, Ohio
15. Blendon WoodsWesterville, Ohio
16. Caesar Creek State ParkWaynesville, Ohio
17. Alum Creek Phase IILewis Center, Ohio
18. John Bryan State ParkYellow Springs, Ohio
19. Jermain ParkToledo, Ohio
20. Charleston Falls PreserveTipp City, Ohio
21. Glacier RidgePlain City, Ohio
22. West BranchRavenna, Ohio
23. Van BurenFindlay, Ohio
24. Blackhand GorgeNashport, Ohio
25. FarnsworthWaterville, Ohio
26. Zimmerman TrailMentor, Ohio
27. Burr Oak State ParkGlouster, Ohio
28. Deer Creek State ParkMt. Sterling, Ohio
29. William H. Harsha LakeBatavia, Ohio
30. Battelle Darby CreekGalloway, Ohio
31. Sharon WoodsWesterville, Ohio
32. Highhbanks MetroparkLewis Center, Ohio
33. Garbry Big Woods SanctuaryPiqua, Ohio
34. Twin Arch ReserveTroy, Ohio
35. Independence Dam State ParkDefiance, Ohio
36. Tower ParkCincinnati, Ohio
37. Kris-Mar TrailsMarietta, Ohio
38. Stonelick State ParkPleasant Plain, Ohio
39. Thorn Mtn Bike TrailWellington, Ohio
40. City Trails - Marietta HsMarietta, Ohio
41. City Trails - Marietta Middle SchoolMarietta, Ohio
42. Ohio View Connector TrailNew Matamoras, Ohio
43. Cave Canyon Nature PreserveBainbridge, Ohio
44. Ohio View TrailNew Matamoras, Ohio
45. Harbin parkHamilton, Ohio
46. Little Miami State ParkLoveland, Morrow, Corwin, Ohio
47. Cowan Lake State ParkWilmington, Ohio
48. Geneva State ParkGeneva, Ohio
49. Clarence J. Brown Dam and ReservoirSpringfield, Ohio
50. Great Seal State ParkChillicothe, Ohio
51. Paint Creek State ParkBainbridge, Ohio
52. Scenic River TrailNewport, Ohio
53. Atchinson (hogback Ridge North)Madison, Ohio
54. Hudson Springs ParkHudson, Ohio
55. Little Beaver Creek GreenwayLeetonia, Ohio
56. Dillon State ParkZanesville, Ohio
57. Rays Indoor Mtb ParkCleveland, Ohio
58. Findley State ParkWellington, Ohio
59. Wolf Creek TrailsBarlow, Ohio
60. Keehner ParkWest Chester, Ohio
61. Hueston Woods Bike TrailOxford, Ohio
62. Deerfeild/ Landen ParkLanden, Ohio
63. Hopewell Culture National Historical ParkChillicothe, Ohio
64. Kiser Lake State ParkConover, Ohio
65. Lake Logan State ParkLogan, Ohio
66. Lake Loramie State ParkMinster, Ohio
67. Lake Milton State ParkLake Milton, Ohio
68. Madison Lake State ParkLondon, Ohio
69. Malabar Farm State ParkLucas, Ohio
70. Mary Jane Thurston State ParkMcClure, Ohio
71. Maumee Bay State ParkOregon, Ohio
72. Alum Creek State ParkDelaware, Ohio
73. AW Marion State ParkCircleville, Ohio
74. Barkcamp State ParkBelmont, Ohio
75. Beaver Creek State ParkEast Liverpool, Ohio
76. Blue Rock State ParkBlue Rock, Ohio
77. Buck Creek State ParkSpringfield, Ohio
78. Delaware State ParkDelaware, Ohio
79. East Fork State ParkBethel, Ohio
80. Forked Run State ParkReedsville, Ohio
81. Guilford Lake State ParkLisbon, Ohio
82. Headlands Beach State ParkMentor, Ohio
83. Hueston Woods State ParkCollege Corner, Ohio
84. Indian Lake State ParkLakeview, Ohio
85. Jefferson Lake State ParkRichmond, Ohio
86. Mt Gilead State ParkMt. Gilead, Ohio
87. Nelson-Kennedy Ledges State ParkNelson Township, Ohio
88. Punderson State ParkNewbury, Ohio
89. Rocky Fork State ParkHillsboro, Ohio
90. Shawnee State ParkPortsmouth, Ohio
91. Sycamore State ParkTrotwood, Ohio
92. Tar Hollow State ParkLaurelville, Ohio
93. Tinkers Creek State ParkStreetsboro, Ohio
94. Van Buren State ParkVan Buren, Ohio
95. Wolf Run State ParkCaldwell, Ohio
96. Tappan LakeUrichsville, Ohio
97. Alum Creek LakeLewis Center, Ohio
98. Mosquito Creek LakeCortland, Ohio
99. Honey Creek PreserveTipp City, Ohio
100. Charles Mill LakeLucas, Ohio