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Best trails in Columbus

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Looking for a great trail near Columbus, Georgia? AllTrails has 13 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Providence Canyon State Park or F.D. Roosevelt State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Flat Rock Park or Heath Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 12 easy trails in Columbus ranging from 0.8 to 9.1 miles and from 229 to 462 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Columbus
Top trails (13)
#1 - Hecklers Hill, Pines, Zen, Sidewinder Loop
Flat Rock Park
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 11 m
Hecklers Hill, Pines, Zen, Sidewinder Loop is a 4.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Columbus, Georgia that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of actShow more
#2 - Heath Lake Loop
Heath Park
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 45 m
Heath Lake Loop is nestled in the middle of Columbus Georgia, you would not know this lake existed unless you were a local. It is a city park and well maintained by the city of Columbus offers restrooShow more
#3 - Cooper Creek Fitness Trail
Cooper Creek Park
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 23 m
Cooper Creek Fitness Trail is a 3.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Columbus, Georgia that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity opShow more
#4 - Fall Line Trace
Columbus, Georgia
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Length: 9.1 mi • Est. 3 h 49 m
Fall Line Trace is a 9.1 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Columbus, Georgia that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numberShow more
#5 - Flat Rock Paved Loop
Flat Rock Park
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 3 m
Flat Rock Paved Loop is a 2.3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Columbus, Georgia that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options andShow more
#6 - Britt David Park Loop
Columbus, Georgia
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 28 m
Britt David Park loop is in the heart of Columbus Georgia. Trail is maintained by the city of Columbus offers ample parking restrooms and water. Good for all skill levelsShow more
#7 - Weracoba and Wild Wood Park Loop
Weracoba Park
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 43 m
Weracoba and Wild Wood Park Loop is a 1.7 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Columbus, Georgia that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarilShow more
#8 - Sidewinder
Flat Rock Park
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 48 m
Sidewinder is a 1.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Columbus, Georgia that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity opShow more
#9 - Olmsted Gardens Walking Path
Columbus, Georgia
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 11 m
This walking path takes you through the Olmsted Garden located at the Columbus Museum. It is a well manicured trail.Show more
#10 - Carver Park Fitness Trail
Carver Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 21 m
This trail is located in Carver Park in South Columbus. It is a paved trail and stroller friendly.Show more
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