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), Chillicothe (3), Mentor (2), Lewis Center (2), Westerville (2), New Matamoras (2)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Arc of AppalachiaHillsboro, Ohio
2. Hocking Hills State ParkLogan, Ohio
3. Quail HollowHartville, Ohio
4. East ForkCincinnati, Ohio
5. Archers Fork Loop TrailNew Matamoros - Wayne National Forest, Ohio
6. Highbridge trailAkron, 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. Portage Lakes State ParkAkron, Ohio
50. Clarence J. Brown Dam and ReservoirSpringfield, Ohio
51. Great Seal State ParkChillicothe, Ohio
52. Paint Creek State ParkBainbridge, Ohio
53. Scenic River TrailNewport, Ohio
54. Atchinson (hogback Ridge North)Madison, Ohio
55. Hudson Springs ParkHudson, Ohio
56. Little Beaver Creek GreenwayLeetonia, Ohio
57. Dillon State ParkZanesville, Ohio
58. Rays Indoor Mtb ParkCleveland, Ohio
59. Findley State ParkWellington, Ohio
60. Wolf Creek TrailsBarlow, Ohio
61. Keehner ParkWest Chester, Ohio
62. Hueston Woods Bike TrailOxford, Ohio
63. Deerfeild/ Landen ParkLanden, Ohio
64. Hopewell Culture National Historical ParkChillicothe, Ohio
65. Kelleys Island State ParkPort Clinton, Ohio
66. Kiser Lake State ParkConover, Ohio
67. Lake Logan State ParkLogan, Ohio
68. Lake Loramie State ParkMinster, Ohio
69. Lake Milton State ParkLake Milton, Ohio
70. Madison Lake State ParkLondon, Ohio
71. Malabar Farm State ParkLucas, Ohio
72. Mary Jane Thurston State ParkMcClure, Ohio
73. Maumee Bay State ParkOregon, Ohio
74. Alum Creek State ParkDelaware, Ohio
75. AW Marion State ParkCircleville, Ohio
76. Barkcamp State ParkBelmont, Ohio
77. Beaver Creek State ParkEast Liverpool, Ohio
78. Blue Rock State ParkBlue Rock, Ohio
79. Buck Creek State ParkSpringfield, Ohio
80. Delaware State ParkDelaware, Ohio
81. East Fork State ParkBethel, Ohio
82. East Harbor State ParkLakeside-Marblehead, Ohio
83. Forked Run State ParkReedsville, Ohio
84. Guilford Lake State ParkLisbon, Ohio
85. Headlands Beach State ParkMentor, Ohio
86. Hueston Woods State ParkCollege Corner, Ohio
87. Indian Lake State ParkLakeview, Ohio
88. Jefferson Lake State ParkRichmond, Ohio
89. Mt Gilead State ParkMt. Gilead, Ohio
90. Nelson-Kennedy Ledges State ParkNelson Township, Ohio
91. Punderson State ParkNewbury, Ohio
92. Pymatuning State ParkAndover, Ohio
93. Rocky Fork State ParkHillsboro, Ohio
94. Salt Fork State ParkLore City, Ohio
95. Shawnee State ParkPortsmouth, Ohio
96. Sycamore State ParkTrotwood, Ohio
97. Tar Hollow State ParkLaurelville, Ohio
98. Tinkers Creek State ParkStreetsboro, Ohio
99. Van Buren State ParkVan Buren, Ohio
100. Wolf Run State ParkCaldwell, Ohio