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 (9), Marietta (3), Chillicothe (3), Covington (2), Logan (2), New Matamoras (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. Sells ParkAthens, Ohio
7. Brandywine Falls and Stanford TrailSagamore Hills, Ohio
8. Zaleski Backpack TrailZaleski, Ohio
9. Lake Vesuvius Lakeshore TrailIronton, Ohio
10. Cuyahoga Valley National ParkPeninsula, Ohio
11. MohicanLoudonville, Ohio
12. Lake Hope State ParkAthens, Ohio
13. Blendon WoodsWesterville, Ohio
14. Scioto Trail State ParkChillicothe, Ohio
15. Caesar Creek State ParkWaynesville, Ohio
16. Alum Creek Phase IILewis Center, Ohio
17. John Bryan State ParkYellow Springs, Ohio
18. Jermain ParkToledo, Ohio
19. Charleston Falls PreserveTipp City, Ohio
20. Glacier RidgePlain City, Ohio
21. Sharon WoodsWesterville, Ohio
22. Battelle Darby CreekGalloway, Ohio
23. West BranchRavenna, Ohio
24. Twin Arch ReserveTroy, Ohio
25. Blackhand GorgeNashport, Ohio
26. FarnsworthWaterville, Ohio
27. Zimmerman TrailMentor, Ohio
28. Burr Oak State ParkGlouster, Ohio
29. Deer Creek State ParkMt. Sterling, Ohio
30. William H. Harsha LakeBatavia, Ohio
31. Garbry Big Woods SanctuaryPiqua, Ohio
32. Highhbanks MetroparkLewis Center, Ohio
33. Tower ParkCincinnati, Ohio
34. Stonelick State ParkPleasant Plain, Ohio
35. Clarence J. Brown Dam and ReservoirSpringfield, Ohio
36. Cave Canyon Nature PreserveBainbridge, Ohio
37. Ohio View TrailNew Matamoras, Ohio
38. Harbin parkHamilton, Ohio
39. Quail HollowHartville, Ohio
40. Little Miami State ParkLoveland, Morrow, Corwin, Ohio
41. Cowan Lake State ParkWilmington, Ohio
42. Geneva State ParkGeneva, Ohio
43. Portage Lakes State ParkAkron, Ohio
44. Kris-Mar TrailsMarietta, Ohio
45. Thorn Mtn Bike TrailWellington, Ohio
46. City Trails - Marietta HsMarietta, Ohio
47. City Trails - Marietta Middle SchoolMarietta, Ohio
48. Ohio View Connector TrailNew Matamoras, Ohio
49. Pickerington PondsCanal Winchester, Ohio
50. North Chagrin ReservationCleveland, Ohio
51. Garfield Park ReservationCleveland, Ohio
52. Brecksville ReservationCleveland, Ohio
53. Ohio & Erie Canal ReservationCleveland, Ohio
54. Pleasant Hill LakePerrysville, Ohio
55. Brookside ReservationCleveland, Ohio
56. Bradley Woods ReservationNorth Olmsted, Ohio
57. Washington ReservationNewburgh Heights, Ohio
58. Big Creek ReservationCleveland, Ohio
59. Mohawk DamCoshocton, Ohio
60. Slate RunCanal Winchester, Ohio
61. Rocky River ReservationCleveland, Ohio
62. Chestnut RidgeCarroll, Ohio
63. John A. Wannemacher Nature ReserveTroy, Ohio
64. Lakefront ReservationCleveland, Ohio
65. West Creek ReservationParma, Ohio
66. Three CreeksGroveport, Ohio
67. Bedford ReservationBedford, Ohio
68. Garbry Big Woods ReservePiqua, Ohio
69. Goode Prairie PreserveBradford, Ohio
70. Maple Ridge ReserveCovington, Ohio
71. Great Seal State ParkChillicothe, Ohio
72. Paint Creek State ParkBainbridge, Ohio
73. Scenic River TrailNewport, Ohio
74. Atchinson (hogback Ridge North)Madison, Ohio
75. Van BurenFindlay, Ohio
76. Hudson Springs ParkHudson, Ohio
77. Little Beaver Creek GreenwayLeetonia, Ohio
78. Dillon State ParkZanesville, Ohio
79. Rays Indoor Mtb ParkCleveland, Ohio
80. Findley State ParkWellington, Ohio
81. Wolf Creek TrailsBarlow, Ohio
82. Greenville Falls State Scenic River AreaCovington, Ohio
83. Keehner ParkWest Chester, Ohio
84. Hueston Woods Bike TrailOxford, Ohio
85. Deerfeild/ Landen ParkLanden, Ohio
86. Hopewell Culture National Historical ParkChillicothe, Ohio
87. Kelleys Island State ParkPort Clinton, Ohio
88. Kiser Lake State ParkConover, Ohio
89. Lake Logan State ParkLogan, Ohio
90. Lake Loramie State ParkMinster, Ohio
91. Lake Milton State ParkLake Milton, Ohio
92. Madison Lake State ParkLondon, Ohio
93. Malabar Farm State ParkLucas, Ohio
94. Mary Jane Thurston State ParkMcClure, Ohio
95. Maumee Bay State ParkOregon, Ohio
96. Alum Creek State ParkDelaware, Ohio
97. AW Marion State ParkCircleville, Ohio
98. Barkcamp State ParkBelmont, Ohio
99. Beaver Creek State ParkEast Liverpool, Ohio
100. Blue Rock State ParkBlue Rock, Ohio