Great Miami River Recreation Trail

The Great Miami River Recreation Trail is part of the nation's largest paved, off-street trail network. It extends from Piqua, Ohio in the north to Franklin in the south. An additional 9-mile section exists in Middletown and over 3 miles in Hamilton, Ohio.

Length: 63.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Bicycling (on pavement)
Dogs - On leash
Heritage and History
Roller/Inline Skating
Snow - Cross-country Skiing
Wildlife Observation
Agency: City, Town, or County
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: In southwest Ohio, extending along the east bank of Great Miami River from Piqua to Franklin, and again through Middletown and separately through Hamilton. This trail also has a loop on the west bank of the Great Miami when it passes through downtown Dayt
States: Ohio
Counties: Miami, Montgomery, Warren, Butler
Latitude: 40.17619   Longitude: -84.26159

Take I-75 to Dayton, exiting at Main Street. From there, travel south on Main/St. Rt. 48, crossing over the Great Miami River and the trail on both banks. Turn left/east on First Street and left/north on Jefferson. The trail and bike hub can be found at RiverScape MetroPark. Other access points available at


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Additional Details

Width: 120 inches.
Primary Surface: Asphalt
Secondary Surface: Concrete

Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1978

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Angela Manuszak
The Miami Conservancy District
, OH 45402



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