Road Biking Ohio Guide Book

by Celeste Baumgartner (Falcon Guides)
Road Biking Ohio  by Celeste Baumgartner

208pp/maps/photos
ISBN: 0762739630

Readers will find detailed descriptions and maps of forty of the best bicycle rides in Ohio, from easy afternoon jaunts to multi-day tours. Elevation profiles, recommendations for accommodations and restaurants, information on local events and attractions, and special attention to traffic conditions and road hazards make this an indispensable guide for Ohioans.

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Trails from the "Road Biking Ohio" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 40.
... Preview: Meandering through the foothills of the Appalachians, this route boasts glorious scenery: woods and farmland, creeks and ponds. In spring the wildflowers coat the hills. In autumn the color is vibra ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Albany, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 35.7
... Preview: Biking from Alum Creek State Park, this route winds down past Hoover Reservoir and through the funky little village of Galena, with its creeks and coffeehouses. It meanders through scenic farmland, ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Sunbury, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 52.5
... Preview: Ashtabula County, the second-largest county in Ohio, is known for its covered bridges. This cruise visits seven of those bridges on a route that travels through gorgeous rural vistas. This ride start ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Pierpont, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 37.4
... Preview: Resting in the Appalachian foothills, Athens County is a cool place full of arts, crafts, agriculture, and interesting people. Mother Earth News listed it as one of the “Twelve Greatest Places You’ve ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Athens, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 29.5
... Preview: The peaceful setting of Bear’s Mill will put you in a good frame of mind for this ride. The flat roads traverse big-farm country. From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Gettysburg, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 24.5
... Preview: This Clark County ride travels through a mix of farmland and suburbia. Part of the route travels along the Ohio to Erie bike path. On that path, which is edged with native prairie plantings, you will ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Springfield, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 41
... Preview: A pleasant tour in Butler County, this ride meanders through a variety of terrain, passes a former governor’s mansion, the site of a historic grist mill, and Chrisholm Historic Farm—all the while givi ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
New Miami, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 26.2
... Preview: This is a ride of steep gorges, deep woods, prairie fields, and sparkling lakes and streams. You won’t be bored. Allow some time to explore the Caesar Creek Visitor Center. Set among prairie grasses a ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Oregonia, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 32
... Preview: This is an out-and-back ride from Cambridge through Salt Fork State Park to the lodge and back. It’s a reasonably rolling ride—okay, there are a few hills—but this is hill country. You will enjoy beau ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Cambridge, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 28.7
... Preview: This is a pleasant meander out to nowhere in particular and back. A couple of nottoo- bad hills jazz up the picturesque, mostly rolling route. politician or monied gentry of the early twentieth centur ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Springfield, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 28.5
... Preview: Enjoy this terrific low-traffic, high-scenery ride. The route journeys through John Bryan State Park, passes Grinnell Mill, travels out to Cedarville and a little beyond, and then meanders back. All t ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Yellow Springs, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 31.1
... Preview: Look for lots of scenic farmland as you travel through the land that was once the Great Black Swamp. The route follows part of the Northwest Ohio Rivers Council Memorial Bicycle Trail. Flat? Think o ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Brunersburg, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 25.4
... Preview: This route travels between Flag City (Findlay) and Train City (Fostoria). But don’t let that “city” word worry you. The excursion meanders mostly along quiet, scenic country roads. And forget your gra ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Findlay, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 31.3
... Preview: Listen for the voices of history here: It’s the land of Indian wars and the Treaty of Greenville, the homeland of Annie Oakley, and the meeting place of Lewis and Clark. All this on an idyllic cruise ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Palestine, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 40.4
... Preview: Preble County is still farm country—Eaton is is only city. Expect to see plenty of corn and bean fields, big tractors, and picturesque farms. Park Avenue you’ll pass Water Works Park, an Eaton city ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Eaton, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 40.8
... Preview: This ride is in Great Black Swamp territory. Start out on the North Coast Inland Trail and cycle through Fremont farmland, cross over the scenic Sandusky River, and see Old Fort on this peaceful route ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Fremont, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 27.5
... Preview: Headwaters Park includes East Branch Reservoir at the headwaters of the east branch of the Cuyahoga River. This ride begins at the park, travels along a few miles of the wooded Maple Highlands Trail, ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Middlefield, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 35.6
... Preview: We’re talking seriously good scenery here: This adventurous route leaves from the Germantown Nature Center, then goes over the Germantown Dam and through the historic village of—what else?—Germantown. ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Germantown, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 50.6
... Preview: Enjoy two covered bridges, ride through picturesque wine country, and take a tour on the Western Reserve Greenway Trail; all that, plus ride past the oldest tavern in Ashtabula County. Life is good. K ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Geneva, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 32
... Preview: In this part of Ohio in mid- to late summer, you can get dizzy watching the fields of corn or beans sway in the breeze; the fields are endless. The route journeys past farmland to Goll Woods State N ... From the guidebook "Road Biking Ohio"
Fayette, OH - Road Biking - Trail Length: 39.6