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), Chillicothe (3), Westerville (2), Delaware (2), Troy (2), Bainbridge (2)

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