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 (7), Lewis Center (3), Marietta (3), Chillicothe (3), Mentor (2), Wellington (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. 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. Caesar Creek State ParkWaynesville, Ohio
16. John Bryan State ParkYellow Springs, Ohio
17. Alum Creek Phase IILewis Center, Ohio
18. Glacier RidgePlain City, Ohio
19. West BranchRavenna, Ohio
20. Van BurenFindlay, Ohio
21. Blackhand GorgeNashport, Ohio
22. FarnsworthWaterville, Ohio
23. Zimmerman TrailMentor, Ohio
24. Burr Oak State ParkGlouster, Ohio
25. Deer Creek State ParkMt. Sterling, Ohio
26. Battelle Darby CreekGalloway, Ohio
27. Highhbanks MetroparkLewis Center, Ohio
28. Charleston Falls PreserveTipp City, Ohio
29. Independence Dam State ParkDefiance, Ohio
30. Blendon WoodsWesterville, Ohio
31. Kris-Mar TrailsMarietta, Ohio
32. Stonelick State ParkPleasant Plain, Ohio
33. Thorn Mtn Bike TrailWellington, Ohio
34. City Trails - Marietta HsMarietta, Ohio
35. City Trails - Marietta Middle SchoolMarietta, Ohio
36. Ohio View Connector TrailNew Matamoras, Ohio
37. Cave Canyon Nature PreserveBainbridge, Ohio
38. Ohio View TrailNew Matamoras, Ohio
39. Geneva State ParkGeneva, Ohio
40. Jermain ParkToledo, Ohio
41. Twin Arch ReserveTroy, Ohio
42. Great Seal State ParkChillicothe, Ohio
43. Paint Creek State ParkBainbridge, Ohio
44. Scenic River TrailNewport, Ohio
45. Atchinson (hogback Ridge North)Madison, Ohio
46. Hudson Springs ParkHudson, Ohio
47. Little Beaver Creek GreenwayLeetonia, Ohio
48. Dillon State ParkZanesville, Ohio
49. Rays Indoor Mtb ParkCleveland, Ohio
50. Findley State ParkWellington, Ohio
51. Wolf Creek TrailsBarlow, Ohio
52. Keehner ParkWest Chester, Ohio
53. Deerfeild/ Landen ParkLanden, Ohio
54. Hopewell Culture National Historical ParkChillicothe, Ohio
55. Kiser Lake State ParkConover, Ohio
56. Lake Logan State ParkLogan, Ohio
57. Lake Loramie State ParkMinster, Ohio
58. Lake Milton State ParkLake Milton, Ohio
59. Madison Lake State ParkLondon, Ohio
60. Malabar Farm State ParkLucas, Ohio
61. Mary Jane Thurston State ParkMcClure, Ohio
62. Maumee Bay State ParkOregon, Ohio
63. Alum Creek State ParkDelaware, Ohio
64. AW Marion State ParkCircleville, Ohio
65. Barkcamp State ParkBelmont, Ohio
66. Beaver Creek State ParkEast Liverpool, Ohio
67. Blue Rock State ParkBlue Rock, Ohio
68. East Fork State ParkBethel, Ohio
69. Forked Run State ParkReedsville, Ohio
70. Guilford Lake State ParkLisbon, Ohio
71. Headlands Beach State ParkMentor, Ohio
72. Indian Lake State ParkLakeview, Ohio
73. Jefferson Lake State ParkRichmond, Ohio
74. Mt Gilead State ParkMt. Gilead, Ohio
75. Nelson-Kennedy Ledges State ParkNelson Township, Ohio
76. Punderson State ParkNewbury, Ohio
77. Rocky Fork State ParkHillsboro, Ohio
78. Tar Hollow State ParkLaurelville, Ohio
79. Tinkers Creek State ParkStreetsboro, Ohio
80. Van Buren State ParkVan Buren, Ohio
81. Wolf Run State ParkCaldwell, Ohio
82. Tappan LakeUrichsville, Ohio
83. Alum Creek LakeLewis Center, Ohio
84. Mosquito Creek LakeCortland, Ohio
85. Honey Creek PreserveTipp City, Ohio
86. Charles Mill LakeLucas, Ohio
87. Three CreeksGroveport, Ohio
88. West Creek ReservationParma, Ohio
89. Rocky River ReservationCleveland, Ohio
90. Slate RunCanal Winchester, Ohio
91. Mohawk DamCoshocton, Ohio
92. Big Creek ReservationCleveland, Ohio
93. Washington ReservationNewburgh Heights, Ohio
94. Bradley Woods ReservationNorth Olmsted, Ohio
95. Brookside ReservationCleveland, Ohio
96. Pleasant Hill LakePerrysville, Ohio
97. Ohio & Erie Canal ReservationCleveland, Ohio
98. Garfield Park ReservationCleveland, Ohio
99. North Chagrin ReservationCleveland, Ohio
100. Pickerington PondsCanal Winchester, Ohio