Best Mountain Biking in Ohio

This list represents the most popular mountain biking in Ohio. Use this list to plan your next Ohio mountain biking trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail View Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Cleveland, OH

    •  40 miles
    •  Guide

    Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Summit County, Ohio. It is within Sand Run Metropark and Cuyahoga Valley National ...

  • #2 Alum Creek State Park Mountain Bike Trail View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Columbus, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  9 miles
    •  Guide

    Located twelve miles north of Columbus from the Interstate 270 beltway. There's a two-mile loop designed for beginning riders and a five-mile ...

  • #3 Alum Creek State Park View Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Delaware, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  30 min. - 2 hours, depending on which trails you ride
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    When it's dry, Alum Creek and its network of trails provide a fun, fast, and twisty ride through the woods of central Ohio. There are no major ...

  • #4 Vulture's Knob Access Road View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Wooster, OH

    •  1 hour
    •  6.9 miles
    •  Guide

    Vulture's Knob Access Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wayne County, Ohio. It is a mile long and begins at 1,151 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • #5 Vulture's Knob View Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Wooster, OH

    •  1 hour
    •  6.9 miles
    •  Guide

    Vulture's Knob is a biking trail in Wayne County, Ohio. It is 6.2 miles long and begins at 1,036 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is ...

  • #6 Little Miami Scenic River Trail View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Morrow, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  100 miles
    •  Guide

    The goes from Kroger Hill to Spring Valley, following the Little Miami River. If you like family rides, this multi-purpose trail is perfect for ...

  • #7 Caesar Creek State Park View Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Harveysburg, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  12 miles
    •  Guide

    Located northeast of Interstate 71, just outside of Harveysburg. This out-and-back is 6 miles one way (12 miles total), and you won't be disappointed. ...

  • #8 Hueston Woods View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    College Corner, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  1 hour or more
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Hueston Woods State Park is a popular retreat for mountain bikers from Dayton and Cincinnati. While only about five miles of trails within the ...

  • #9 East Fork State Park View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Bethel, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  .5 hours
    •  4.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Off-road cyclists will encounter few technical obstacles while riding the mountain bike trail at East Fork State Park. Riders probably won't ...

  • #10 Beaver Creek State Park View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    East Liverpool, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  2 hours
    •  12.3 miles
    •  Guide

    The dramatic landscape of this area in Eastern Ohio makes for both good scenery and good riding. The trails of Beaver Creek State Park follow ...

  • #11 America's Electric Power's Recreation Land View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Zanesville, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  25 miles
    •  Guide

    Located in Morgan, Muskingum, and Noble counties, 22 miles southeast of Zanesville and 28 miles northwest of Marietta. If you want to take a ...

  • #12 Mohican Wilderness Campground View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Loudonville, OH

    •  30 minutes
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This ride starts out with a steep climb on a gravel road, but quickly becomes fast and fun when it tops out on a ridge. There are several fast ...

  • #13 Findley State Park View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Wellington, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Located off OH 58, 2 miles south of Wellington. There are over ten miles of trails to explore at Findley State Park, which essentially forms ...

  • #14 Miami and Erie Canal Towpath Trail View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Waterville, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  16 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail runs between Grand Rapids and Waterville. Riders of all ages and abilities will enjoy their ride down the remnants of the Miami and ...

  • #15 Bear Creek View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Canton, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  2.5 hours
    •  13.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Bear Creek is home to a patchwork of trails stretching from the south side of Canton to the small town of Bolivar. There are three different ...

  • #16 Archers Fork Trail View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    New Matamoras, OH

    •  4 to 5 hours
    •  9.3 miles
    •  Guide

    This 9.5-mile loop trail offers a sampling of the natural, resource, and human history that defines Ohio’s Appalachian region. Start from an ...

  • #17 Alpine Valley Ski Resort View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Chardon, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  30 - 45 minutes, depending on which course you follow
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    Alpine Valley is home to some of the most technical mountain bike terrain in Northeast Ohio, offering approximately six miles of challenging ...

  • #18 Hinckley Reservation View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Hinckley, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    Located about 20 miles south of Cleveland. Let Capistrano keep its swallows. Hinckley Reservation has it buzzards. Bicycling in Cleveland Metroparks ...

  • #19 Atwood Lake Park View Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Carrollton, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  1 hour
    •  3.9 miles
    •  Guide

    For the most part, the trails that make up this ride at Atwood are very easy to navigate. They form two rough circles on a ridge overlooking ...

  • #20 Covered Bridge Trail View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Marietta, OH

    • Mountain Biking 
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Located in Wayne National Forest, about 22 miles northeast of Marietta on OH 26. Perhaps the most interesting attractions of this trail are ...

  • #21 Jefferson Lake State Park View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Wintersville, OH

    •  45 minutes
    •  3.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Most of the trails at Jefferson Lake State Park are multiple-use and probably see more horses than bikers. The wider bridle trails are sometimes ...