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Published by Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Wayne National Forest in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Recreation areas -- Ohio.,
  • Outdoor recreation -- Ohio.,
  • Wayne National Forest (Ohio)

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Shipping list no.: 97-0333-P.

Other titlesTrails, Wayne National Forest.
ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18111584M

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This column covered topics about Ohio's only national forest, as well as various other national and local outdoor and natural resource stories. Volume three of this book series features over columns covering the years , , , and The two earlier volumes covered six years, Author: Dan Kincaid. Trail Description: This is the center section of the North Country Trail that passes through the Wayne National Forest. The trail connects Country Road 9 with Bell Cemetery Road. The North Country Trail is a mile trail that stretches across seven states, from New York to North Dakota. Coordinates: 39o28’27”N; 81o10’38”W. Wayne National Forest Trails - U. S. Department of Agrigulture (scroll to bottom of page 2) Snapshot of portion of map used for this hike. Powered by Wikiloc. HIKE DISTANCE: 10 miles THE HIKE: Hike #2 on the drive home from St. Louis. For this trip we drove a total of 2, miles, did 6 hikes in 5 states over 8 days for a total of miles of. Covering nearly , acres of the Appalachian foothills in southeastern Ohio, the Wayne National Forest is a favorite destination for ATV enthusiasts. Areas of public land intersperse with.

Located in southern Ohio, lies the Wayne National Forest encompassing over , acres. You can get there in no more than a day's drive from such metropolitan . The National Forest exists as a patchwork across the land, normally occupying lands less suitable for agricultural or commercial development. Throughout southern Ohio are the remnants of the iron industry. The Vesuvius Recreation Area, named for the old Vesuvius Iron Furnace, is the Wayne National Forest's premier developed site. Riders must register their ATV and off-highway motorcycle with the State BMV and purchase a Wayne National Forest trail permit before riding Wayne’s motorized trails. Riders must show proof of a valid state driver’s license at time of purchase. There are 43 miles of the North Country Trail on the Athens unit of the Wayne National Forest. This National Scenic Trail will extend 3, miles, through 7 states, from New York to North Dakota. The trail will link the Appalachian Trail, the Lewis and Clark Trail, and the Pacific Crest Trail.

About 75 miles of trails that are marked and rated for difficulty can be found in this area of the Wayne National Forest. The trails are generally smooth and fast and consists of mostly hard pack with some occasional berms. A permit is required to ride here which must be obtained prior to arrival since there is currently no self pay kiosk at the trailheads. Hikes in Wayne National Forest - East - 1. Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Hikes. Intermediate. Greenwood/Scenic River Trail Classic. mi km • Point to Point • 1, ft Ascent m Ascent (5) Newport, OH. Trails in Wayne National Forest - East - If you're a full blooded mountain biker who can't stand road riding, don't be dissuaded from this Featured Ride. You'll be missing a great adventure loop. Besides, the smooth pavement will be a welcomed sight after 30+ miles and six-something hours of Wayne National Forest adventure riding/5(8). The Wayne National Forest - Marietta Unit has about 40 miles of trails that are open to mountain bikes. This is a good area for bike camping since much of the forest is open to back country camping. All National Forest trails are closed to mountain bikes between December 16 through April Ratings: 4.