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Slate Run
6:30 a.m. to dusk
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1375 S.R. 674 N., Canal Winchester, OH 43110 (northeastern Pickaway County)

From I-270, take U.S. 33 east toward Lancaster to the Canal Winchester/State Route 674 exit. Turn right onto Gender Road/Route 674 and go about 2 miles until it dead-ends into Lithopolis Road. Turn left and go about 1/2 mile to Route 674. Turn right and go about 4 miles to the entrance on the right.  Once inside the park, go past the ranger station and take the first road left and follow the signs to the Farm.

Slate Run Wetlands: Continue past main park entrance 1/2 mile to Marcy Road and turn right. Go 3 miles to Winchester Road and turn right. Wetlands entrance is about 2 miles on the right.

 

Trail Distance Details

  Covered Bridge

0.5-mile loop; easy Walk, jog, cross-country ski, pets; gravel surface; Crosses a covered bridge, passes through fields with a view of Buzzard's Roost Lake.

  Shagbark

0.5-mile loop trail; easy Walk, jog, cross-country ski, pets; gravel surface; Passes through fields and a forest, and connects to the Covered Bridge Trail.

  Five Oaks

1.5 miles (loop); moderate to difficult Walk, jog, cross-country ski; gravel surface; Winds through fields and woodlands and passes steep ravines, with scenic views from an observation deck.

  Sugar Maple

1.4-mile loop; moderate to difficult Walk, jog, cross-country ski; gravel surface; Crosses several steep hills and connects to the Five Oaks Trail.

  Bobolink Grassland

1.5 miles (one-way); easy Walk, jog, cross-country ski; grass surface; Winds through a 150-acre open grassland, with an extension to an observation deck overlooking the wetlands, and then connects to the Sugar Maple and Kokomo trails

  Kokomo

1.5 miles; easy Walk, jog, cross-country ski; grass and dirt surfaces, boardwalk; Passes numerous ponds and observation decks as it winds through the wetlands.

  Camp Starview

2-mile loop; moderate to difficult Walk; grass, dirt and gravel surfaces; Open only to groups renting the Youth Camp, it passes through fields and ravines and over steep hills.

  Sassafras Horse

2.5 miles Grass, dirt and gravel surfaces; Winds through fields and forest.

  Lake

0.4 miles; easy Walk, jog, pets; paved surface; Loops around an inlet in Buzzard's Roost Lake. ADA accessible access