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      Great Seal State Park has 17 miles of trails open to mountain bikes, geared towards more advanced riders. All trails are multi-use so expect runners, hikers and horses on the trails.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Park
      Land Manager: Ohio State Parks
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      There is a parking area off Lick Run Rd (most mountain bikers park here). There is another parking lot in the horseman camp, off of Marietta Road.
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      Region Details
      • 5
      • 27
      • 5

      Region Status
      Caution as of Aug 3, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      37
      Trails Mountain Bike
      37
      Trails Hike
      37
      Trails Trail Running
      37
      Trails Horse
      3
      Total Distance
      23 miles
      Total Descent
      4,733 ft
      Total Vertical
      489 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,279 ft
      Reports
      420
      Photos
      9
      Ridden Counter
      3,792

      Photos of Great Seal State Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Bald Hill
      24 |
      Jul 26, 2021 @ 11:02am
      Jul 26, 2021
      63 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 8:16pm
      May 16, 2021
      62 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 8:16pm
      May 16, 2021
      55 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 8:16pm
      May 16, 2021
      54 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 8:16pm
      May 16, 2021
      55 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 8:16pm
      May 16, 2021
      283 |
      Dec 6, 2013 @ 10:01am
      Dec 6, 2013
      610 |
      Dec 6, 2013 @ 9:59am
      Dec 6, 2013
      | 2 comments

      Videos of Great Seal State Park Mountain Bike

      BEST OHIO TRAILS: Riding Great Seal State Park...
      47:18 | 177 | Apr 6, 2021 , Chillicothe
      new rock garden, drop, jump section
      0:12 | 820 | May 4, 2009
      new rock garden, drop, jump section
      0:13 | 480 | May 4, 2009
      new rock garden, drop, jump section
      0:20 | 341 | May 4, 2009
      Rock Garden and Shawnee Ridge | Great Seal...
      1:31 | 210 | Oct 26, 2020 , Chillicothe
      Rock Garden and Shawnee Ridge | Great Seal...
      1:31 | 116 | Oct 26, 2020 , Chillicothe
      Supercross | Great Seal State Park
      1:33 | 122 | Oct 26, 2020 , Chillicothe
      Supercross | Great Seal State Park
      trail: Supercross
      1:33 | 178 | Oct 26, 2020 , Chillicothe

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Rocky Knob
      Aug 3, 2022 @ 11:28am
      Aug 3, 2022
      DryJahendoE-Bike Really torn up from horses.

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #997178prusekaddreportShawnee Ridge and 4 more
      Aug 16, 2022 @ 2:47pm
      19 hours
      user #1623403TamlingaddreportBunker Hill and 6 more
      Aug 15, 2022 @ 5:00pm
      2 days
      user #1341657ezfast88riddentrailSupercross
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 12:27pm
      Aug 9, 2022
      user #1623403TamlingaddreportBunker Hill and 6 more
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 1:16pm
      Aug 8, 2022
      user #1681800JahendoaddreportRock Garden Loop and 1 more
      Aug 3, 2022 @ 5:33pm
      Aug 3, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1205417Painter43213trailMount IvesTwo trees down lower cellar
      Oct 31, 2020 @ 9:27am
      Oct 31, 2020
      user #2444292treadnutstrailMount Ives (Barbwire)I don't know how this trail got pegged for a...
      Oct 4, 2020 @ 1:53pm
      Oct 4, 2020
      user #2146059UnsanctionedMTBtrailSupercrossOne of my new favorite trails in Ohio, We need...
      May 14, 2020 @ 3:06pm
      May 14, 2020
      user #1623403TamlingreportLick Run Extension (Switchback)Nice
      Sep 16, 2018 @ 8:02am
      Sep 16, 2018

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3723 miles4,734 ft12 miles489 ft
      #3,315#1,56394202977
      Hike3723 miles4,734 ft12 miles489 ft
      #2,663#1,41741511
      Trail Running3723 miles4,734 ft12 miles489 ft
      #2,664#1,41741515
      Horse32 miles873 ft1 mile390 ft
      37
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