Wayne National Forest

We welcome you to visit the Wayne National Forest Welcome Center, which also serves as our headquarters and home to the Athens Ranger District office located off US Hwy 33 east of Nelsonville. We’re open 8-4:30, Monday through Friday. Stop by to learn more about all the recreational opportunities the Forest has to offer. We have more than 300 miles of trails available for hiking, off-highway vehicle (OHV) riding, mountain biking, and horseback riding. Our OHV trail system is the largest in Ohio.


Contact Info:

13700 US Hwy. 33
Nelsonville , OH 45764

(740) 753-0101

Hours of Operation:

8-4:30 M-F