12 Amazing Ohio Hikes Under 3 Miles You’ll Absolutely Love
Here in Ohio, you don’t have to be an advanced hiker to go on a real adventure.
All throughout the state you’ll find gorgeous loop trails and short overlook trails that don’t take more than a couple of hours to complete—and they’re just as stunning as the five-mile + hikes. Here are 12 amazing Ohio hiking trails less than three miles long we know you’ll love:
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Have you hiked any of these trails before? What other gorgeous hikes are there in Ohio that are less than three miles? Share your experiences and suggestions with us!
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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