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Simple place to run, walk, bike

This is a paved, near perfectly level, several mile loop that surrounds Cincinnati's municipal... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2015
Doug S
Cincinnati, Ohio
Pleasant walking, jogging loop

A 5-mile loop (includes the Ohio River Trail) that's great for an afternoon's walk, bike ride or... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2015
Madison, Wisconsin
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5.4-mile Trail Encompassing A Diverse Landscape, From Woods To River.
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Cincinnati, OH
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

This is a paved, near perfectly level, several mile loop that surrounds Cincinnati's municipal Lunken Airport. There is plenty of parking (in particular next to a farmer's market that is one of Cincninnati's best) and easy access onto the loop. Rare that you won't see...More

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 8 November 2015

A 5-mile loop (includes the Ohio River Trail) that's great for an afternoon's walk, bike ride or jog. Along the western portions of the trail you parallel the Ohio River. A visit to this old municipal airport's art deco main building is a must. See...More

Thank Morris-Madison
Reviewed 26 May 2013

The 5 mile path (pets allowed) is nice, esp. since it loops, and last year they made a 1.1 mile connector that goes to Otto Armleder park, which has a 2 mile loop, making it extra long. It also connects to Ohio River Trail path....More

4  Thank KellyL012
Reviewed 5 May 2013

Old terminal is great piece of art decco architecture and has good restaurant inside. When airshows come to town its the place to be. Otherwise the 4 mile loop around the airfield is a very handy exercize track.

2  Thank JS S
Reviewed 4 April 2013

My main ding on this loop is that it's too narrow for all the activity, joggers, walkers with and without pets and bicyclists. Several sections are washboard rough.

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 25 February 2013

The place has many play sets for the kids to run from one to another while you keep a watchful eye on them . The shade trees are numerious as it seems to slow life down a bit . A must place to take the...More

2  Thank shannon7743
Reviewed 8 December 2012

This playground is gated to keep children away from traffic. It also has clean restroom facilities as well as a snack bar. It comes with a fee of $1pp

Thank Doornailla
Reviewed 25 September 2012

We love seeing the old planes and its need to see the old airport come back to life! this place could be a hot spot if there were more things for children to do here!

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 22 August 2012

We have a whole lotta fun -- it's great for families or couples. There are so many pieces of playground equipment. I'm not sure if pets are allowed, but I'd sure like to walk my dog there.

Thank Jennykins
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Great place for little one's birthday parties and playing, Great for walking and biking for exercise.

Thank KathyH3
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