11 Picturesque Trails Around Cleveland That Are Perfect For Winter Hiking

Northeast Ohio may be prone to bouts of unpredictable weather, but Clevelanders don’t allow that hurdle to keep us cooped up indoors! All year long, we brave the elements to take in the beauty of the Greater Cleveland landscape. Even when winter seems most unrelenting, there are a plethora of gorgeous escapes that we can retreat to. If you’re looking to get out of the house and enjoy the best that our wintertime landscape has to offer, you must visit these 11 trails:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Wintertime can make everything feel gray, but only if you let it. Embarking on an adventure at these parks will keep cabin fever away, but you might just catch an addiction to gorgeous wintery scenes. What park do you always hike in the wintertime? Tell us in the comments!

Looking for more to do this winter? Check this gorgeous small town that looks like a snow globe.