Best trails in Walnut Woods Metro Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Walnut Woods Metro Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description
Just a stone's throw from downtown Columbus, the Walnut Woods Metro Park is a beautiful forested area adjacent to Walnut Creek. The park has several family-friendly trails including the Sweetgum Trail.
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Map of trails in Walnut Woods Metro Park
Park information
Park hours
Monday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sunday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Contact
(614) 357-9375
Top trails (3)
#1 - Sweetgum Trail
Walnut Woods Metro Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 55 m
Just a stone's throw from downtown Columbus, the Walnut Woods Metro Park is a beautiful forested area adjacent to Walnut Creek. The park has several family-friendly trails including the Sweetgum TrailShow more
#2 - Kestrel Trail and Monarch Trail Loop
Walnut Woods Metro Park
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m
Kestrel Trail and Monarch Trail Loop is a 2.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Groveport, Ohio that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walShow more
#3 - Buckeye Trail
Walnut Woods Metro Park
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 47 m
Buckeye Trail is a 1.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Groveport, Ohio that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and is accessiShow more