Best Cross-Country Skiing in Ohio

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

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#1. Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park: Dyer Mill Trail


The Dyer Mill Trail is part of Battelle Darby Metro Park, the largest in the system. Dubbed one of the “last Great Places in the Western Hemisphere” by The Nature Conservancy, the park boasts oak-hick…
From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Columbus"
West Jefferson, OH - Cross-Country Skiing, Hiking - 2.5 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#2. Chestnut Ridge Metro Park:Ridge and Meadows Trails


Hike along a ridge trail more than 150 feet high offering dazzling views of the Columbus skyline from the observation deck, blackhand sandstone, and woodland beauty. The sloping ridge along the 486-…
From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: Columbus"
Carroll, OH - Cross-Country Skiing, Hiking - 1.9 miles
Published by Falcon Guides