About Us


The Friends of the Little Miami State Park (FLMSP) is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization working to maintain and improve the 50-mile Little Miami State Park paved trail. We work closely with the Ohio Dept. of Natural Resources to preserve the park’s natural river setting while creating a safe, enjoyable experience for all trail users.

FLMSP conforms to the highest industry standards applied to non-profits, making it well qualified for grant consideration and for donor confidence. The Friends volunteer their labor and skills because we love the trail and want others to enjoy it as much as we do!

Consider joining us on—or off—the trail.  We're always looking for volunteers.  You can pick up brush and litter on an Adopt-a-Trail team, share a special skill or resource in Special Ops, or help promote our work in the community and through media. Everyone is welcome; every effort helps.  The amount of time you devote is always your decision, and your work will always be sincerely appreciated. 

Trail Popularity Grows

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FLMSP’s counting program recorded 1.27 million trail visits in 2016, a 40% increase over last year’s count of 0.9 million. The most popular sections of the trail remain Loveland, Milford, and Fosters.

Eagle Scout Trail Project

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It’s a win for everyone. The Little Miami State Park boasts a new kiosk to provide helpful information to trail users, FLMSP gets a big price break on construction, and Tejas Dinesh of Troop 838 in Morrow becomes an Eagle Scout.

Trees for Tomorrow

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“Until you dig a hole, you plant a tree, you water it and make it survive, you haven't done a thing. You are just talking.” Africa’s Wangari Maathai would have felt real kinship with the FLMSP tree-planting volunteers.

Trail Closings & Alerts

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February 20 - March 3: The trail under the Jeremiah Morrow I-71 Bridge will be closed Monday - Friday only for construction of a retaining wall. The trail will be open on weekends.

 

Our Partners

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