Ohio’s FKT Routes

by | May 27, 2023 | Routes

Ohio has a robust women’s FKT scene. Of the 38 posted routes and variations, 20 don’t yet have a women’s time (52.6%), which means there is still plenty of opportunity for women to claim a record. In 2022, the women outpaced the men in setting FKTs, with nine being recorded by women (47.6%), two by mixed teams (10.6%) and eight by men (42.1%). Let’s keep the momentum going in the Buckeye State!

If you want to set an FKT on a route that does not have a posted women’s FKT, you should search for known times on Strava and Google. 

Route NameDistance in milesElevation GainPosted Women's FKT?Best Women's Time
Hargus Lake Loop 4.0321No
Wildcat Hollow Trail: Short Loop 5.0433No
Everett Covered Bridge Double Loop 6.7850Yes1h 23m 22s
Cascade Valley Forge the Gorge 7.8597Yes2h 1m 25s
Cincinnati Nature Center Perimeter 10.81138Yes1h 34m 18s
Cuyahoga Valley NP: Brandywine Boston Jaite Red Lock Valley Bridal Loop 11.21424Yes4h 10m 5s
Conotton Creek Trail 11.2272No
Caesar Creek Lake - West Loop 12.0840Yes1h 47m 56s
Shawnee Ridge Trail 12.52800Yes3h 18m 25s
Cleveland Metro: S Chagrin & Hawthorn Parkway 12.6932Yes2h 49m 14s
Rocky River Reservation 13.1308Yes2h 21m 58s
Tour de Bedford Reservation & Viaduct Park 13.61355No
Wildcat Hollow Trail: Long Loop 14.91680No
Scout Trail Oak Openings Park 15.0233Yes2h 20m 15s
Logan Trail 17.33071Yes4h 19m14s
Wabash Cannonball Trail: South Fork One Way 17.959No
Zoar Valley Trail 20.0582Yes3h 27m24s
Burr Oak Backpack Trail 22.02000No
Mohican Mountain Bike Trail 23.02800Yes3h 54m 13s
Twin Valley Trail: Standard 27.62440Yes6h 59m 27s
Zaleski Backpack Trail 30.05000Yes9h 15m 1s
Sugarcreek Green Trail 31.01200No
Edge of Appalachia Buckeye Trail Section 31.74600No
Wabash Cannonball Trail: South Fork Out & Back 35.8100No
Cuyahoga Valley National Park Traverse 36.03000Yes7h 41m 8s
Burr Oak + Wildcat Hollow Trails 38.04000No
Shawnee State Forest Loop 38.38600Yes8h 45m 49s
Wabash Cannonball Trail: North Fork 46.8489No
Mt Airy Powerlines: 10X 50.016670No
Butler County Donut Trail 50.21384No
Twin Valley Trail: Double 55.24880Yes13h 4m 12s
Shawnee State Forest Loop 76.617200Yes1d 2h 5m8s
Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail 90.11346No
Mt Airy Powerlines: 20X 100.034354No
Ohio to Erie Trail Columbus-Cincinnati 126.02700No
Buckeye Trail "Little Loop" 250.011000No
Buckeye Trail 1444.0No
North Country Trail4600.0No

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