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Best trails in Rockbridge

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Looking for a great trail near Rockbridge, Ohio? AllTrails has 12 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest 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 Burr Oak 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. Ready for some activity? There are 9 moderate trails in Rockbridge ranging from 1.8 to 10.8 miles and from 770 to 1,171 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 Rockbridge
Top trails (12)
#1 - Rock House
Hocking Hills State Park
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Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 30 m
Rock House is a 0.9 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Rockbridge, Ohio that features a cave and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature Show more
#2 - Cantwell Cliffs Loop
Hocking Hills State Park
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 55 m
A trip around the rim of Cantwell Cliffs is one of the more difficult tours in the Hocking Hills parks. There are some sharp climbs and descents, washed out bridges, fallen trees blocking trails, andShow more
#3 - Natural Bridge Trail and Rock Shelter Trail Loop
Rockbridge State Nature Preserve
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m
Come explore this peaceful preserve a short drive from Columbus! The route shown here includes both of the trails in the reserve, and visits the famous Natural Bridge. This awesome formation spans 100Show more
#4 - Airplane Rock and Chapel Cave Loop
Hocking State Forest
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 7 m
Airplane Rock and Chapel Cave Loop is a 4.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Rockbridge, Ohio that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily usShow more
#5 - Cantwell Cliffs Short Loop
Hocking Hills State Park
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 32 m
Cantwell Cliffs Short Loop is a 1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Rockbridge, Ohio and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips. Show more
#6 - Clear Creek 8 Mile
Clear Creek Metro Park
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 4 h 4 m
Clear Creek 8 Mile is a 8.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Rockbridge, Ohio that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, natuShow more
#7 - Hemlock to Creekside Meadows Trail
Clear Creek Metro Park
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 37 m
Hemlock to Creekside Meadows Trail is a 5.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Rockbridge, Ohio that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, Show more
#8 - Hemlock, Fern and Creekside Meadows Loop
Clear Creek Metro Park
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
Hemlock, Fern and Creekside Meadows Loop is a 5.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Rockbridge, Ohio that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#9 - Lake Ramona via Chestnut Trail
Clear Creek Metro Park
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Length: 10.8 mi • Est. 5 h 21 m
Lake Ramona via Chestnut Trail is a 10.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Rockbridge, Ohio that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikingShow more
#10 - Fern Trail
Clear Creek Metro Park
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
Fern Trail is a 1.9 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Rockbridge, Ohio that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and nature trShow more
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