Trails Near Marion, OH

Alum Creek

Alum Creek is a 4.5 mile loop trail located near Galena, Ohio. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, mountain biking & trail running.

  • 4.5 miles
  • Galena, OH

Blacklick Creek Trail

The Blacklick Creek Trail totals 12 miles in three separate segments and is paved with asphalt.

  • 12 miles
  • Columbus, OH

Buckhorn Trail

Buckhorn is a 2.7 mile trail. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for trail running.

  • 2.7 miles
  • Springfield, OH

Char Mar

Very good mile loop with half mile from parking to loop.

  • 1.5 miles
  • Westerville, OH

Darby Creek Trail

The Darby Creek Trail is currently available in two disconnected segments that parallel the Big Darby State and National Scenic River on the western outskirts of Columbus.

  • 7.8 miles
  • Columbus, OH


Part of the Ohio to Erie Trail, the Genoa Trail runs between Northgate Way in Westerville and Weise Road in Galena. The trail parallels the east side of State Route 3 and is separated from the road by a nice corridor of trees, shading nearly the entire length of the trail.

  • 4.85 miles
  • Columbus, OH

Highbanks Metro Park

highbanks metro park is a 5.8 mile multiple route trail located near Lewis Center, Ohio and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, trail running & walking and is accessible from April until October.

  • 5.8 miles
  • Lewis Center, OH

Interstate-670 Bikeway

This short bikeway parallels old Leonard Avenue and Interstate 670 in Columbus from Airport Drive to Cleveland Avenue.

  • 3.5 miles
  • Columbus, OH

Olentangy Trail

Olentangy Trail is a 5.8 mile point-to-point trail located near Powell, Ohio. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for walking.

  • 5.8 miles
  • Powell, OH

Shagbark Loop Trail

A sparkling creek, forested areas, wetlands, and meadows filled with grasses and prairie plants characterize this park, named for the creek that meanders along the park's northern edge.

  • 2.5 miles
  • Ostrander, OH

Van Buren State Park

Van Buren State Park offers several miles of multi-use trials. There is a printable map of the trial system available on the OH State Park website. The trials are well marked and maintained. Wildlife is abundant and the trial along the south shore offers nice lake views.

  • 9 miles
  • Van Buren, OH

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