Best Hiking Trails in Mohican State Park
Equestrian, cycling and hiking trails ribbon through the park to some of its most impressive features. Breathtaking hikes are one of the major attractions of Mohican State Park cabins. With thirteen miles of trails within the park and 32 miles in the adjacent State Forest, there is plenty of room for you to step out into Ohio's green shade.
Pleasant Hill Trail
One of the briefer trails near Mohican State Park Hotels, this mile and half long trail follows the river from a picturesque covered bridge to the Pleasant Hill dam. Enjoy stunning views of the lake on this easy trial, which is ideal for young families.
The favorite trail in the park runs from the covered bridge to the dam in a scenic loop. At two miles, it is a relatively unchallenging hike with many photo opportunities. Nearby you can also climb the park's fire tower to enjoy sublime views over Ohio.
25 Mile Cycling Loop
Beginning at the campground near the Memorial Shrine, this moderate to challenging trail requires considerable control and experience to complete but takes riders through some of the most spectacular scenery in the park. Gradual climbs are followed by downhill passages and superb views over the region.
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Best Family Activities in Mohican State Park
Mohican State Park cabins offer you and your family a vast outdoor playground filled with beautiful vistas and limitless opportunities for adventure. Come and discover one of Ohio's most serene corners, which is also known as the 'canoe capital of Ohio'.
Several riding stables in the area are ready to take you on stunning rides through this beautiful park. With more than 22 miles of equestrian trails to explore, you can ride all day. Follow the orange trail and tie up your horse at Bromfields Restaurant, where you and your family can enjoy delicious meals together.
Critter Open House
Visit Mohican State Park's engaging animal center, where you can learn all about the indigenous species in Ohio. Interactive exhibits enthral children, while teaching them how racoons fish and the lifecycle of the tadpole and its transformation into a frog.
Snakes Alive Nature Program
Come and see Ohio's native snake species on guided talks and tours with Mohican State Park's naturalist guides. You will get the opportunity to see the snakes close up and take pictures during this hour long event.
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