Best trails in Wayne National Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Wayne National Forest, Ohio? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, forest trails, wildlife 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. Ready for some activity? There are 5 moderate trails in Wayne National Forest ranging from 4.4 to 7.6 miles and from 620 to 1,125 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Archers Fork Trail
Wayne National Forest
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Length: 12.9 mi • Est. 6 h 30 m
Archers Fork is an absolutely beautiful hike. This is a great overnight hiking/camping experience. It is very well marked with yellow diamond blazes. The Natural Bridge is a pretty awesome sight anShow more
#2 - Wayne National Forest Scenic River Loop
Wayne National Forest
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Length: 9.8 mi • Est. 4 h 44 m
Wayne National Forest Scenic River Loop is a 9.8 mile loop trail located near St. Marys, West Virginia that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, wShow more
#3 - Covered Bridge Trail
Wayne National Forest
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Length: 7.4 mi • Est. 3 h 43 m
Covered Bridge Trail is a 7.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Wingett Run, Ohio that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, natuShow more
#4 - Symmes Creek Trail and Morgan Sisters Trail Loop
Wayne National Forest
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Length: 12.2 mi • Est. 6 h 4 m
Symmes Creek Trail and Morgan Sisters Trail Loop is a 12.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Patriot, Ohio that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trail is Show more
#5 - Kinderhook Trail
Wayne National Forest
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 48 m
Please note: the parking lot for this trail is closed due to COVID-19, however the trail is open to foot traffic.Show more
#6 - Symmes Creek Trail Loop
Wayne National Forest
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 11 m
Symmes Creek Trail Loop is a 4.4 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Patriot, Ohio that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, Show more
#7 - Ohio View Trail
Wayne National Forest
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Length: 7.6 mi • Est. 4 h 1 m
Open year-round for hiking and backpacking. Open seasonally to mountain bikes.Show more
#8 - Morgan Sisters Trail
Wayne National Forest
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Length: 6.9 mi • Est. 3 h 30 m
Morgan Sisters Trail is a 6.9 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Patriot, Ohio that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and bacShow more