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Best trails in Penitentiary Glen Reservation

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Looking for a great trail in Penitentiary Glen Reservation, Ohio? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails, dogs leash trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 3 easy trails in Penitentiary Glen Reservation ranging from 0.8 to 1.2 miles and from 1,010 to 1,046 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Penitentiary Glen Park features a gorge that divides the park into two sections. Here, visitors can see the sensitive areas of the gorge and the stunning views of its exposed rock, vegetation, and steep walls. This park is also a great place for nature trips, wildlife viewing, and hiking. Guided hikes are available but visitors must check in with the nature center.

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Map of trails in Penitentiary Glen Reservation
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Top trails (5)
#1 - Glen Meadow, Halle Home, Red Fox, Rabbit Run Trails Loop
Penitentiary Glen Reservation
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 57 m
If you'd like to extend your hike and see Stoney Brook Falls, turn onto the Gorge Rim Loop Trail on the northern side of this loop. The loop can also be extended by taking the southern portion of the Red Fox Trail in the southeast corner.Show more
#2 - Stoney Brook Falls
Penitentiary Glen Reservation
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 24 m
#3 - Penitentiary Glen Reservation Loop via Kirtland Connector Trail
Penitentiary Glen Reservation
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 1 h 54 m
#4 - Glen Meadow Loop Trail
Penitentiary Glen Reservation
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 18 m
#5 - Gorge Rim Loop Trail
Penitentiary Glen Reservation
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 29 m