2012 Year in Review
Note: On the 9th of September, 2013, this site was massively hacked, and every .html file was infected with malware.
Note: The City of Athens has placed a moratorium on trail development and maintenance.
Note: Items in red are outlinks; others are on this site.
|Download copies of trail plans by Athens Trails for our area, available in text, Wordperfect, Microsoft Word, or Acrobat Adobe .pdf files.|
|Link page for all maps on the site; maps are also linked from individual pages. Page includes trail maps, public lands maps, and other maps of interest.|
|Descriptions of great day hikes in the Athens area (go to trail maps link for maps).|
|MAWE (Multigenerational Appalachian Woodland Explorers) is an informal organization that organizes monthly group hikes in our region.|
|The Athens Trail is a project being initiated to build a
hiking trail around the City of Athens to improve trails
access for area citizens and other hikers.|
|The Adena-Hockhocking Bike Path is an 18-mile multi-use (human power only) paved path that extends from East State Street in Athens to Hocking College (this is an outlink).|
|The Moonville Rail-Trail Project is making
a multi-use trail on an old railroad grade in western Athens County. This is an outlink.|
|The Buckeye Trail is a major hiking trail that loops around the entire state of Ohio, and passes through northern Athens County, where it is coincident with the
North Country Trail and the American Discovery Trail (this is an outlink).|
|The North Country Trail is a 4,000-mile trail that passes
through northern tier states, from upstate New York to North Dakota. It is one of eight National Scenic Trails,
and coincides with the Buckeye Trail in southern Ohio (this is an outlink).|
|The American Discovery Trail is a coast-to-coast trail that passes through central tier states, from the
Delmarva Peninsula in Delaware to the coast of northern California, and coincides with the Buckeye Trail in
southern Ohio (this is an outlink).|
|Trails at Strouds Run State Park, Riddle State Nature Preserve,
City of Athens preserve lands, and adjacent areas.|
|Other area trails at state parks, state forests, and national
|Trails within reasonable driving distance, in Ohio, West Virginia, and Kentucky.|
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