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Olentangy Trail

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An easily accessible, paved path from Worthington to Columbus.


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13.4

Miles

21.6

KM

Point to Point

765' 233 m

High

714' 218 m

Low

115' 35 m

Up

152' 46 m

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5%

Max Grade (3°)

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Features Fall Colors · River/Creek

Family Friendly A beautiful and easy paved path that has access to a number of local parks.

Description

The Olentangy Trail features an easily accessible route from Worthington to just outside downtown Columbus.

Access the northern end of this trail at Worthington Hills Park as it weaves through a number of neighborhoods along the Olentangy River. This path has trailheads and access points at many major city parks, including Antrim Park and Whetstone Park. The path also stretches through the middle of the Ohio State University campus, with its southernmost terminus at the Scioto Trail, just west of downtown.

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Shared By:

Zander Göpfert

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  4.0 from 7 votes

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Looking south on Olentangy Trail near the Buckeye Swamp on a cold day.
May 29, 2021 near Grandvi…, OH
A bench facing West towards the Olentangy River on the Olentangy Trail
Jun 2, 2021 near Grandvi…, OH
Paved path on Olentangy Trail near the Buckeye Swamp.
May 29, 2021 near Grandvi…, OH
From over the bridge looking South.
Jun 2, 2021 near Grandvi…, OH
Looking North from the bridge over Olentangy River near Dodridge St.
Jun 2, 2021 near Grandvi…, OH
Looking southeast towards the bridge over the Olentangy River near Ackerman Road.
Jun 2, 2021 near Grandvi…, OH

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