Best Trails Near Yellow Springs OH

Yellow Springs has 10 trails in the vicinity, including 6 hiking trails and 2 for campgrounds. These trails range from 2.3 to 31.1 miles in length. The longest trail in Yellow Springs is Clifton Ramble a well-known trail measuring 31.1 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Glen Helen Loop Trail, Little Miami River Loop and Spur Trail and John Bryan State Park. Trails.com member Perry R. recently completed Glen Helen Nature Preserve.

More information on the best trails in Yellow Springs can be found below.
  • Glen Helen Loop Trail

    10 Reviews

    Yellow Springs, OH

    Glen Helen is Antioch College’s very own land laboratory. Like nearby Clifton Gorge, the glen was created by glacial meltwaters 10,000 years ago. When you hike along this portion of the Little ...
    •  About 2 hours
    •  4.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Glen Helen is Antioch College’s very own land laboratory. Like nearby Clifton Gorge, the glen was created by glacial meltwaters ...

  • Milling About Greene County

    1 Reviews

    Yellow Springs, OH

    The allure of this ride is all in the name Greene County. Green it is, lush and full, and home to some of the best cycling in Ohio. This part of the county has a perfect mix of well paved, lightly ...
    •  21.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The allure of this ride is all in the name Greene County. Green it is, lush and full, and home to some of the best cycling ...

  • Little Miami River Loop and Spur Trail

    1 Reviews

    Yellow Springs, OH

    When you hike along this portion of the Little Miami Scenic River, the strong forces of natural and human history make themselves known. Clifton Gorge is best known for its rushing waters through ...
    •  About 2 to 5 hours
    •  4.1 miles
    •  Guide

    When you hike along this portion of the Little Miami Scenic River, the strong forces of natural and human history make themselves ...

  • John Bryan State Park

    1 Reviews

    Yellow Springs, OH

    Step out of southwestern Ohio and into the scenic views of John Bryan State Park. Pittsburg--Cincinnati Stage Coach and South Gorge Trails offer incredible views of the gorge and Little Miami ...
    •  1–1.5 hours
    •  2.9 miles
    •  Guide

    Step out of southwestern Ohio and into the scenic views of John Bryan State Park. Pittsburg--Cincinnati Stage Coach and South ...

  • John Bryan State Park/Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve

    0 Reviews

    Yellow Springs, OH

    The Little Miami River is as scenic as they come, and fortunately, this loop explores the gorge from both sides, with two river crossings via footbridges for expanded views. Th e hike begins ...
    •  3 hours
    •  4.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The Little Miami River is as scenic as they come, and fortunately, this loop explores the gorge from both sides, with two ...

  • Glen Helen Nature Preserve

    0 Reviews

    Yellow Springs, OH

    The trip begins with dozens of steps down stone stairs to a valley bottom crossed with flowing creeks. The trail rises slowly from the creek bottom to rock formations created by nature, and remnants ...
    •  2 hours
    •  2.3 miles
    •  Guide

    The trip begins with dozens of steps down stone stairs to a valley bottom crossed with flowing creeks. The trail rises slowly ...

  • Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve

    0 Reviews

    Yellow Springs, OH

    Everything in the 269 acres of the Clifton Gorge Nature Preserve is protected. Spring is best for bird-watchers and wildflower enthusiasts.
    •  1–1.5 hours
    •  2.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Everything in the 269 acres of the Clifton Gorge Nature Preserve is protected. Spring is best for bird-watchers and wildflower ...

  • Jacoby Road Launch/Morris Bean Reserve

    0 Reviews

    Yellow Springs, OH

    Like most Greene County parks, 54-acre Jacoby Road Launch/Morris Bean Reserve offers little in the way of amenities. There might or might not even be a portable bathroom. Only one family can ...
    •  Guide

    Like most Greene County parks, 54-acre Jacoby Road Launch/Morris Bean Reserve offers little in the way of amenities. There ...

  • John Bryan State Park

    0 Reviews

    Yellow Springs, OH

    The official literature brands John Bryan State Park as “the most scenic state park in western Ohio.” They got that right. The park is home to a remarkable limestone gorge cut by the Little Miami ...
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    The official literature brands John Bryan State Park as “the most scenic state park in western Ohio.” They got that right. ...

  • Clifton Ramble

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    Yellow Springs, OH

    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. ...
    •  31.1 miles
    •  Guide

    Enjoy this terrific low-traffic, high-scenery ride. The route journeys through John Bryan State Park, passes Grinnell Mill, ...