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Best trails in Painesville

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Looking for a great trail near Painesville, Ohio? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, walking trails, dogs leash 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 Nelson-Kennedy Ledges State Park or Cleveland Lakefront State 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 8 easy trails in Painesville ranging from 0.6 to 2 miles and from 649 to 1,017 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 Painesville
Top trails (10)
#1 - Oak Leaf Loop to Connector Trail (Shorter Loop)
Girdled Road Reservation
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 31 m
Oak Leaf Loop to Connector Trail (Shorter Loop) is a 3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Painesville, Ohio that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is Show more
#2 - Chair Factory Falls Trail
Environmental Learning Center
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 39 m
Chair Factory Falls Trail is a 1.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Painesville, Ohio that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikiShow more
#3 - Surveyor's Woods Loop Trail
Girdled Road Reservation
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 31 m
Surveyor's Woods Loop Trail is a 1.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Painesville, Ohio that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily Show more
#4 - Skok Meadow
Girdled Road Reservation
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 28 m
Skok Meadow is a 1.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Painesville, Ohio that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, Show more
#5 - Beaty Landing Loop
Painesville, Ohio
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 26 m
Nice 1 mile walk.Show more
#6 - Point Overlook Loop Trail
Indian Point Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 36 m
Point Overlook Loop Trail is a 1.3 mile loop trail located near Painesville, Ohio that features a river. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used for hiking, walking, trail runningShow more
#7 - Research Station Loop Trail
Environmental Learning Center
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 32 m
Short and easy gravel trail. Show more
#8 - Ridge and Research Station Loop
Environmental Learning Center
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 54 m
Ridge and Research Station Loop is a 2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Painesville, Ohio that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikiShow more
#9 - Paine Creek Trail
Indian Point Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 20 m
Paine Creek Trail is a 0.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Painesville, Ohio that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used Show more
#10 - Learning Loop Trail
Environmental Learning Center
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 16 m
Learning Loop Trail is a 0.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Painesville, Ohio that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkinShow more