Best trails in Akron

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Looking for a great trail near Akron, Ohio? AllTrails has 35 great hiking trails, 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 in Cuyahoga Valley National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like South Chagrin Reservation or Brecksville Reservation. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 21 easy trails in Akron ranging from 0.6 to 7.9 miles and from 721 to 1,187 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 Akron
Top trails (35)
#1 - Adam Run Trail
Hampton Hills Metro Park
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 32 m
The Adam Run Trail forms a sort of figure eight with Spring Hollow Trail. Travels through ravines and over streams.Show more
#2 - Chuckery Trail Loop
Cascade Valley Park
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 7 m
There may be closures in this area. Please reference this site for more information: https://www.summitmetroparks.org/summit-metro-parks-alerts.aspx Note: As of April 10, 2020, users have reported tShow more
#3 - Mingo Trail
Sand Run Metro Park
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 34 m
The wooded Mingo Trail harbors a variety of wildlife and oak, beech and tulip trees. West of Shady Hollow Pavilion, the trail becomes quite rugged. A part of this trail is closed - the increased rainShow more
#4 - Deer Run Trail
O'Neil Woods Park
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 51 m
Deer Run Trail is a 1.7 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Akron, Ohio that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, nature trips, and bShow more
#5 - Schumacher Trail
Cascade Valley Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 37 m
The hilly Schumacher Trail provides a closer look at some of Summit County's most pristine scenery.Show more
#6 - Dogwood Trail
Sand Run Metro Park
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 6 m
Dogwood Trail is a 2.3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Akron, Ohio that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, runniShow more
#7 - Highbridge
Akron, Ohio
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
Highbridge is a 3 mile out and back trail located near Akron, Ohio. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leashShow more
#8 - Spring Hollow Trail
Hampton Hills Metro Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 51 m
Spring Hollow Trail is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Akron, Ohio that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is best used fromShow more
#9 - Willow Trail
Firestone Park
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 40 m
Willow Trail is a 1.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Akron, Ohio that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used Show more
#10 - Ohio and Erie Canal Towpath from Ira Trailhead
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 17 m
Ohio and Erie Canal Towpath from Ira Trailhead is a 3.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Akron, Ohio that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primShow more
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