Greenways may serve as recreation areas as well as provide ecological habitats  for our native flora and fauna.
  

LOCAL TRAILS AND PARKS
TRAILS

Bike Miami Valley 
www.bikemiamivalley.org

Bike Miami Valley is a nonprofit advocacy organization dedicated to promoting, enabling and creating safe bicycling for recreation and transportation in the Miami Valley.

Miami Valley Trails
www.miamivalleytrails.org

This is the South West Ohio's Rails-To-Trails Pages. On these pages you will find information about each of the RailTrails and other multi-use trails centered on Dayton and Xenia Ohio

Rails To Trails
www.trailsandgreenways.org

The Clearinghouse, a project of Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC), provides technical assistance, information resources and referrals to trail and greenway advocates and developers across the nation.

PARKS AND PRESERVES (local)

Aullwood Audubon Center & Farm
www.aullwood.center.audubon.org

As an Audubon Center of the National Audubon Society, Aullwood is an environmental education center in western Ohio. Its goal is to promote the protection of birds, other wildlife, and the habitats on which they depend. Aullwood offers both children and adults the opportunity to experience and appreciate the world through experience-based education.

Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Park District

Caesars Creek Gorge Nature Preserve
www.dnr.state.oh.us/parks/parks/caesarck.htm

Five Rivers Metro Parks
www.metroparks.org

Glen Helen Nature Preserve
www.glenhelen.org

Comprised of 1,000 acres of forests, thickets, meadows and scenic rivers, the Glen Helen Nature Preserve is a sacred trust of Antioch College, and is truly a living laboratory for understanding what nature has to teach us. Its geological features include valleys†carved by glacial meltwater, ledges, cascades and the uniquely beautiful yellow springs.

Greene County Park District
www.greenecountyohio.org/recreation.html

With over 30 unique and beautiful parks, reserves and wetlands, totaling almost 2,000 acres,this park district offers educational programming and nature hikes; as well as recreation, leisure, wellness, and cultural arts activities.

Narrows Reserve and Nature Center -

162 acres of natural area along the scenic Little Miami River that includes a canoe launch and primitive camping by permit.

Indian Mound Reserve-

166 acres featuring Williamson Mound, an historical fort enclosure, and Massie Creek Gorge.

Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Park District

John Bryan State Park
www.dnr.state.oh.us/parks/parks/jhnbryan.htm

John Bryan, part of the Buck Creek/John Bryan State Park Region is the most scenic State Park in†western Ohio. The park contains a remarkable†limestone gorge cut by the Little Miami River,†which is designated as a state and national Scenic†River. A portion of the gorge itself is designated as a national natural landmark.

  
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