At this time the trail is open. Expect closures of park shelters, playgrounds and certain facilities. Please prepare for sparse water and restroom options. No groups allowed and always observe healthy distancing. Official Updates at

Camp Chase Trail

Let it take you places!

Now Continuous End to End!

Camp Chase Trail is the
Ohio to Erie Trail and 
Great American Rail-Trail
between London and Columbus
(16.2 miles)

Find the Camp Chase Trail at the Columbus Wilson Road Park, 275 S. Wilson Road, Columbus OH 43204

Experience all 326 miles of the trail, get your guide map at:

Tools and Resources:
Facebook Page Notes Section:
* Trail Maps HERE
* Attractions Xenia to Columbus HERE
* Local Food, Drink, Shops: HERE

Friends of Madison County Parks and Trails: 

Nearby Trail Camping is in London at the Prairie Grass Trailhead in Madison County.   See Camping Tab at

Are you subscribed to the Friends of Camp Chase Trail Events?  

Friends of Camp Chase Trail facebook page has an events tab with links to Community events at the Metro Parks and a variety of fitness and nature oriented gatherings.  

Monthly Trail Clean Up:
Help with trail clean ups on the 4th Saturday of each month.  Visit the  
Columbus Westside Running Club  Facebook Page.
Camp Chase Trailheads with Parking: 

Madison County, Wilson Road Trailhead 3670 Wilson Rd SE, West Jefferson, OH 43162 with parking accommodations for about a dozen vehicles.  More at FMCPT: LINK

Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park; 
8465 Alkire Rd, Galloway, OH 43119 GIS: 39.893482,-83.215803 
Amenities: Restrooms, Picnic Area, Canoe Access, Overnight Car Parking  PARK MAP

Columbus Wilson Road Park; 275 S Wilson Rd,   Columbus, OH 43204  
39.949110, -83.096886
Amenities:  Picnic Area,  Water Bottle Filling Station, Restroom (May-Sept Portable Unit)

Calendar of Trail and Community Events
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This webpage is maintained by the 
Friends of the Camp Chase Trail,
find us on facebook "campchasefriends"
Social Media Links are at the 
bottom of this page

The Camp Chase Trail was built by

Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks 
(11.5 miles)  and 
City of Columbus Recreation and Parks 
(4.5 miles). 
Friends of Camp Chase Trail, 2019

Camp Chase Trail 
P.O. Box 106 
Galloway, OH 43119-0106