Beautiful views!

One of the best around! Part of the Western Wildlife Corridor. Check out their website- they do good stuff!

Hidden gem. Moderately strenuous hike 30 minutes from the city. Cool ridge at the top of the hill.

A moderately strenuous hike along the base of Bender Mountain and up to it's ridge line. All forested with views of the Ohio River from the top. The loop trail includes three different trails of Bender Mountain Nature Preserve totaling 2.3 miles.