Directions 

If you wish to use your GPS device, coordinates to the Challenge Course parking lot are:

N39 19.222 W82 06.818

Many smartphones have GPS capability and can be used in addition to your car's GPS unit. OU Outdoor Pursuits  recommends MotionX-GPS Lite, a free iPhone app, but most mapping programs should work.


 

 

From Columbus Area

Take 33 East towards Athens
Follow 33 East towards Pomeroy / Chillicothe
Take the Ohio University/Rt. 682 exit *map from Richland Avenue*
Go through the 1st traffic light (Richland Avenue)
Make your 1st left onto North Ridge Drive
Bear right on the top of the hill at the yield sign (East Circle Drive)
Continue straight. The road will fork off. Take the left fork.
The parking lot is directly to the right of the softball field.
You will find the challenge course by walking further up the red brick road.

From Cincinnati Area

Take 32 East towards Athens
32 East merges with 50 East
Take the Ohio University/Rt. 682 exit *map from Richland Avenue*
Go through your 1st traffic light (Richland Avenue)
Make your 1st left onto North Ridge Drive
Bear right on the top of the hill at the yield sign (East Circle Drive)
Continue straight. The road will fork off. Take the left fork.
The parking lot is directly ot the right of the softball field.
You will find the challenge course by walking further up the red brick road.

From Parkersburg Area

Take 50 West towards Athens
Continue on 50/32 then take the Ohio University/Rt. 682 exit *map from Richland Avenue*
Go through your 1st traffic light (Richland Avenue)
Make your 1st left onto North Ridge Drive
Bear right on the top of the hill at the yield sign (East Circle Drive)
Continue straight. The road will fork off. Take the left fork.
The parking lot is directly to the right of the softball field.
You will find the challenge course by walking further up the red brick road.

From Cleveland Area

Take 77 South into West Virginia
Take the exit for 50 West towards Parkersburg
Continue on 50 West into Ohio
Follow the directions "from Parkersburg area"