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Address: Cincinnati, OH
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5.4-mile trail encompassing a diverse landscape, from woods to river.

5.4-mile trail encompassing a diverse landscape, from woods to river.

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Lunken offers a great family outing - fun playground for little ones, picnic options, a restaurant, a historic building, a walking/biking trail, and my favorite - the up-close... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 14, 2016
Deb022
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Ohio
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Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Lunken offers a great family outing - fun playground for little ones, picnic options, a restaurant, a historic building, a walking/biking trail, and my favorite - the up-close watching small aircraft landing and taking off.

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

Went to the Lunken airport to see the WWII planes and ended up taking the most exciting helicopter ride! Wow! The most exhilarating 7 minutes of my life! Did you know that the Lunken Airport was the larges municipal airport in the WORLD in 1930? Great architecture, cute gift shop ... had a ball!

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Thank Lisa H
Alexandria, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

Well maintained and convenient to get to. It's fun to watch the planes arriving and departing from Lunken Airfield. Only complaint I have is it is mostly in the sun with not many shady areas. You can extend this trail from the loop but I have not been on that part of the trail. We like walking and then having... More 

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Thank debrandes
Greater Cincinnati
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72 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

Great place to ride a bike or walk. But be sure you wear comfortable shoes. Met many friendly folk along the path.

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Thank SudieQue
Cincinnati, Ohio
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232 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016

Wife and I will come here with the grandkids, or sometimes just by ourselves. Great 5 mile ride around Lunken Airport. Several times we've been here when they have the vintage warplanes on display, and they will sometimes fly in and out. That's exciting to see. Very moderate terrain, some slight hills around the Wilmer Ave side. If you go... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2016

Excellent parking for a 5 mile loop that can extend with spurs up to 8 miles . Scenery is fantastic and diverse including airplanes , wetlands, rivers and wildlife . Early mornings are absolutely beautiful.

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Thank Pat C
Kissimmee, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016

wonderfull little airport where you never know what kind of plane you will see. lots of folks jogging etc.. and a wonderfull little bar there too!

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Thank pompitus
Cincinnati, Ohio
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116 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 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 plenty of other people though not too many to make it crowded. Great for singles,... More 

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Thank Doug S
Madison, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 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 the murals and read the dedication plaques.

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Thank Morris-Madison
Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 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. The 5 mile loop is marked every half mile, is mostly flat, and some sections... More 

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