Best trails in Circleville

170 Reviews
Looking for a great trail near Circleville, Ohio? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, walking trails, views 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 Hocking Hills State Park or AW Marion State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Christmas Rocks Nature Preserve or Boch Hollow Nature Preserve. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Circleville ranging from 0.7 to 5.9 miles and from 662 to 708 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 Circleville
Top trails (6)
#1 - Hargus Lake Trail
AW Marion State Park
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 1 h 46 m
A.W. Marion State Park features a scenic loop. This trail has a few good views of Hargus Lake, some tougher hills (with stairs), plenty of geocaching, and is very friendly to dogs. Hargus has lots of Show more
#2 - Richards River Trail
Canal Park
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 1 h 56 m
A wide and flat trail that is accessible to all skill levels. If you start at Canal Park and walk clockwise on the loop you will spend the first half of the trail on the top of a levee, seeing wide exShow more
#3 - Circleville Canal Park Towpath Trail
Canal Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 3 m
Circleville Canal Park Towpath Trail is a 5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Circleville, Ohio that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number Show more
#4 - Pickaway Trail
Canal Park
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
Pickaway Trail is a 5.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Circleville, Ohio that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#5 - Calamus Swamp Trail
Circleville, Ohio
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 17 m
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#6 - Wetlands Loop
Canal Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 20 m
A pleasant walk from the Canal Park Shelter House along the Scioto River through the trees. This walk has nice views of the stone abutments remaining from the old railroad bridge across the river. YouShow more