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Distance:
4.3 Miles / 6.9 km
Type:
One-Way
Difficulty:
Easy
Time to Hike:
2 hours, ~9 minutes
Features:
Surface Type:
Dirt
Town:
Columbus, Ohio
Directions:
39.981906, -82.942398
Added:
January 23, 2018
Updated:
February 22, 2018
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113 '

Total Change
126 '

Ascent
109 '

Descent

The Downtown Connector Trail in Columbus Ohio is an easy 4.3 mile one-way trail that runs from the Scioto River over to Alum Creek and passes through Downtown Columbus. At the far east end of the trail, it connects with the Alum Creek Trail which you can take either north or south along Alum Creek.

The trail is mostly flat but has a gradual ascent if you're heading west to east. Dogs and biking are both allowed on this trail.

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  1. Parking

    39.981906, -82.942398
  2. Main Trailhead

    39.965315, -83.009668
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4.3 miles / 6.9 km
Trail added
January 23, 2018
Updated on
February 22, 2018
4.3 miles / 6.9 km
August 10, 2018
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