Explore Cincinnati Hiking, Camping, & Backpacking

Cincinnati and the surrounding area has some great access to areas for hiking, camping, and backpacking. Take a look at the resource list below for anything between a short hike to a multi-day backpacking trail.

For Day Hiking

Cincinnati Nature Center

  • Varying hours depending upon time of year

  • Also Long Branch Farms and Rowe Woods - available to members

  • $9 Adult admission or Annual Membership

  • https://www.cincynature.org/

Hamilton County Parks

  • Sharon Woods

  • Woodland Mound

  • Winton Woods

  • Miami Whitewater Forest

  • Many More Parks and Multiple Nature Preserves...

  • Entry fee or $10 annual pass for Hamilton county residents

  • https://www.greatparks.org/

For Hiking, Camping, & Backpacking

East Fork Lake State Park

Hueston Woods State Park

Daniel Boone National Forest

Shawnee State Park and State Forest