Alum Creek Trail

This trail connects the communities of Westerville, Columbus, and Bexley along Alum Creek. The southern end of the trail reaches the preserved natural areas of Three Creeks Park.
Length: 31 miles
Type: Paved Surface
Trail Heads: • Alum Creek Park North (access trail on the west side of Alum Creek)
• Alum Creek Park South (skateboarding facility and BMX dirt track)
• Cooper Park
• Casto Park
• Innis Park
• Strawberry Farms Park*
• Tanager Woods Park*
• Parkridge Park*
• Wolfe Park
• Academy Park
• Nelson Park
• Madison Mills Park
• Three Creeks Metro Park.
*parking is not available at this location.


Points of Interest Along the Route:

• Westerville Parks & Recreation Facilities
- Community Center
- Senior Center
- Various parks featuring playgrounds, amphitheater, sporting fields, festivals, dog park & skateboard/BMX facilities
Uptown Westerville
• Schools
- Otterbein College
- Ohio Dominican University
- Capital University
- St Charles Preparatory School
- The Vineyard Church
- City of Columbus Parks & Recreation Facilities
- Various parks featuring playgrounds, Cleo Dumaree Athletic Complex & sporting facilities
CHA Animal Shelter
Easton Town Center
Franklin Park Conservatory
Bexley Parks & Recreation Facilities
- Various parks featuring playgrounds, swimming facilities, & sporting facilities
Drexel Theater
Bexley Arts District
- Featuring galleries, restaurants, and shopping
Jewish Community Center
Three Creeks Metro Park featuring restrooms, boating access, walking trails, picnicking areas, pet trails and a connection to Blacklick Creek Greenway Trail
• COTA Bus Stops (Bike 'N Bus)