Hinckley Lake Loop Trail

Hinckley Reservation, Ohio

Distance2.4mi
Elevation Gain688ft
Trailhead Elevation927ft
Top943ft
Elevation Min/Max919/943ft
Elevation Start/End927/927ft

Hinckley Lake Loop Trail

Hinckley Lake Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Hinckley Township, Ohio. It is within Hinckley Reservation. It is 2.4 miles long and begins at 927 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 688 feet. The Hinckley Lake Spillway Pool water is near the trailhead. There is also a beach. The Hinckley Lake water can be seen along the trail. This trail connects with the following: All Purpose Trail.

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"This is, perhaps, one of the most diverse hikes in the Cleveland area, boasting an array of all-purpose, moderate lakeside and rough trail—the latter courtesy of the Buckeye Trail. Relax and enjoy the serenity of 90-acre Hinckley Lake, or put on your Spidey tights to climb on the giant boulders of Whipp’s Ledges. It seems trite to describe any aspect of nature as “breathtaking,” “beautiful,” or “relaxing.” But the visually dominating 90-acre Hinckley Lake is worthy of all these descriptors, yet there’s absolutely nothing trite or boring about this portion of Hinckley Reservation’s mixture of crushed gravel, grassy, all-purpose, and forested trail. Heading south you’ll begin hiking briefly along a small leg of the All-Purpose Trail with walkers and joggers passing you by."

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Trail Information

Hinckley Reservation
Nearby City
Hinckley Reservation
Parks
Dog-friendly
Accessibility
Easy
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