Boord State Nature Preserve
ElevationAscent: 58' 18 m
Descent: -70' -21 m
High: 817' 249 m
Low: 759' 231 m
GradeAvg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)
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“A forested trail through a state nature preserve- complete with a waterfall!”— Michaela Schoeffler
Located in the Boord State Nature Preserve, this is a hidden gem of southeast Ohio. The trail rolls through quiet, hemlock tree-filled woods and follows a stream that is framed by cliffs and overhangs.
The highlight is a waterfall in a picturesque sandstone gorge about 60-80 feet deep. This is the kind of route you should visit several times a year to see the landscape in every season!
Land Manager: Ohio DNR - Boord Nature Preserve