You don’t always have to be a fit, well-seasoned backpacker to explore some of Ohio’s most beautiful trails. In fact, there are many beautiful sights to behold in Ohio’s forests, metro-parks and state parks that don’t require a lot of time or exertion to get to. The following are eight incredible hikes in Ohio that nearly anyone can do.
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Have you hiked any of these trails before? What other hikes in Ohio are fairly easy to do?
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April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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