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