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Trail Videos

To Learn about the next Moffitt Memorial Ride visit our Events Page.

 

Visit our Youtube Channel for more videos about the Ohio to Erie Trail at the LINK.

 

Pedalshift Podcast about the Ohio to Erie Trail

The Pedalshift Project 157: Bicycling the Ohio to Erie Trail
The Ohio to Erie Trail spans 326 miles diagonally across Ohio, linking up Cincinnati, Columbus and Cleveland and everything in between. On this episode, we chat about the trail and the experience biking across Ohio!

Host Tim Mooney interviews Lisa Daris and Jody Dzuranin on this virtual visit to the Ohio to Erie Trail at https://pedalshift.net/157

 

Give Two on Giving Tuesday

Give Two on Giving Tuesday!

November 27 is #GivingTuesday, when you make a gift to any two nonprofits in The Columbus Foundation’s Giving Store, you’ll receive a $20 Charitable Gift Card in return!  It is redeemable at any of the 1,000+ nonprofits in The Giving Store, a Charitable Gift Card makes the perfect gift or stocking stuffer this holiday season.
Please choose the Ohio to Erie Trail Fund in the Giving Store #5387 or

Announcing our new Executive Coordinator

The Ohio to Erie Trail Fund Board is please to introduce Lisa Daris of Columbus as the new part-time Executive Coordinator. Lisa will handle the day to day operations of the organization and report to President Moffitt and the officers.

She has extensive experience in the corporate world as well as with non-profit organizations. Her accomplishments include serving on the Community Advisory Committee for the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission’s transportation department. She is also on the board of FLOW (Friends of the Lower Olentangy), chairs the Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Boating Program and is the founder of SLOW MONEY, a non-profit organization that focuses on peer-to-peer principle based lending. In addition she has her own seasonal kayaking company, Olentangy Paddle. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University.

Lisa brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and activism to the organization and the Board is pleased to welcome her to this new role.

Lisa Daris , Ohio to Erie Trail Fund Executive Coordinator

Lisa Daris , Ohio to Erie Trail Fund Executive Coordinator

Trail Information by Area

Here are Trail Resources in order from Ohio to Erie (SW to NE)  (last updated 2-18-2019)
[camping areas listed at the end]

Cincinnati, Loveland, Xenia

The Ohio River Trail
Friends of the Little Miami State Park (FLMSP)
TrailMail Archives
FLMSP on Facebook


South Charleston, London, Lilly Chapel

Clark County Park District
Friends of Madison County Parks and Trails (FMCPT)
Trailside Camping in London
FMCPT News
FMCPT on Facebook


Georgesville to Greater Hilltop, Southwest Metro Columbus

Friends of Camp Chase Trail
Camp Chase Trail Map on Central Ohio Greenways
Friends of Camp Chase Trail on Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
wikipedia


Grandview Heights, Downtown Columbus, Northeast Metro Columbus  (links updated 2-18-19)

Central Ohio Greenways (Maps for all COG network trails)
Scioto Greenway Trail
Downtown Connector Trail
Alum Creek Greenway Trail


Westerville, Sunbury, Centerburg, Mt. Vernon

Westerville Parks B&W
Preservation Parks, Delaware County
Heart of Ohio Trail
Visit Knox County


Gambier, Danville, Killbuck, Fredericksburg

Kokosing Gap Trail
Mohican Valley Trail
Holmes County Trail


Massillion, Akron, Cleveland

Sippo Valley Trail
Ohio & Erie Canalway Towpath Trail
Subscribe Towpath Times
Ohio & Erie Towpath Trail on Facebook
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Cleveland Metro Parks


Trailside Primitive Camping Options* [Listed South to North] 

Morrow: Little Miami Canoe Rental Camping, South
Ft. Ancient: Morgan’s Riverside Campground and Cabins
Oregonia: Little Miami Canoe Rental Camping, North
London:  Prairie Grass Trailhead
Central Ohio/Columbus:  Find accommodations options at warmshowers.org  and airbnb.com
(Areas near the trail: Westland, Hilltop/Westgate, Grandview Heights, Short North, German Village, Northeast/Easton, Westerville, Galena)
Master List of Towpath Camping [Northeast Ohio]: www.centurycycles.com/to/camp
Massillon/Stark County:  Bridgeport Quarry Trailhead Rivers Edge
Clinton/New Franklin Twp: Summit Metro Parks Franklin Trailhead
North Akron: Summit Metro Parks Big Bend Trailhead
Peninsula: Stanford House Backcountry Campsites
Peninsula: Heritage Farms and on facebook

Trail Friend Journeyonabike posted this google map link of the Campsites from the Cleveland Amtrak station to Cincinnati Riverside Park.  Read more visitor journals on our facebook page.

*For more accommodations options visit warmshowers.org  and airbnb.com   Distance grids and other helpful resources are available on our Destinations Page page.


 

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