OHIO RIVER TRAIL COUNCIL

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OHIO RIVER TRAIL COUNCIL

Mill Creek MetroParks Bikeway – Canfield Township, Ohio to Austintown Township, Ohio

Great Ohio Lake-to-River Greenway 22-Mile Bike Trail Ride

Come out for a ride! This is part of a trail ride series sponsored by the Ohio River Trail Council (ORTC) intended to bring awareness to the wonderful trails in our quad-state region (Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia). All cyclists are welcome for this rails-to-trails, moderate-paced ride.

Join us, as the Ohio River Trail Council visits the Mill Creek Bikeway in Mahoning County for a 22-mile round-trip beginning at the Metroparks Farm Trailhead in Canfield Township, Ohio. The MetroParks Bikeway runs from Western Reserve Road in Canfield Township to the Mahoning-Trumbull County Line in Austintown Township, Ohio.

Trailhead

MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road, Canfield, OH 44406

GPS: 41.010148, -80.760908

Features and Points of Interest

The 11-mile paved corridor passes through both suburbs and countryside in northeastern Ohio. A highlight of the trail is the MetroParks Farm. This 400-acre working farm sprawls along the western edge of the trail and offers educational programs, tours, and agricultural displays. The farm is a popular field trip destination for local school kids.

The Mill Creek MetroParks Bikeway is part of Great Ohio Lake-to-River Greenway in eastern Ohio. This greenway extends from Lake Erie near Ashtabula, south to a point near East Liverpool along the Pennsylvania border.

The proposed Ohio River Trail beginning at Coraopolis links the Montour Trail to the 110-mile Great Ohio Lake-to-River Greenway in Ohio forming approximately a 500-mile contiguous mega-trail system from the Great Lakes Region to our nation’s capitol!

Social

Following the ride, meet us for a social gathering and dinner.

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