The Heart of Ohio Trail, Inc., members are volunteers who help promote, organize, and maintain the Knox County section of the Ohio to Erie Trail, and collaborating with other organizations as applicable.

Donations are welcomed. The organization has "public charity" status with the IRS (EIN 31-1748717).

Eagle Scout Project 2022

Volunteers Needed

Please complete the volunteer form for yourself or your group.

Thank you for being willing to volunteer!

Contact us at

To Use the Kroger Community Rewards Program:

Please consider adding the Heart of Ohio Trail to your Kroger rewards card to support the trail! Visit Once logged into your Kroger account, search for Heart of the Ohio Trail Inc either by name or our non-profit number: LC181. Then, click Enroll. New users will need to create an account which requires some basic information, a valid email address and a rewards card.

AmazonSmile customers can now support Heart of Ohio Trail in the Amazon shopping app on iOS and Android mobile phones! Simply follow these instructions to turn on AmazonSmile and donate to the trail with your purchases. There is no cost to you.1. Open the Amazon Shopping app on your device.2. Go into the main menu of the Amazon Shopping app and tap into 'Settings'.3. Tap 'AmazonSmile' and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the processIf you do not have the latest version of the Amazon Shopping app, update your app. Click HERE for instructions.

PayPal Giving Fund

The trail has a PayPal Giving fund account that allows us to receive PayPal donations with no fee. Click HERE to access the link to the Heart of Ohio Giving Fund. All donations are used for trail improvements and maintenance.

If there are downed trees or other needs that limit your trail access,

please report them to 740-392-7275.