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Appalachian Byway
Appalachian Byway
The Wilds in Muskingum County, Ohio

Enjoy the rustic beauty of southern Ohio while traveling along the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. The 105-mile Appalachian Byway begins on State Route 78 at Clarington, Ohio crosses through Monroe County into Noble County and continues along SR 78 into Morgan County ending in Nelsonville, Ohio (Athens County). Byway travelers may also enjoy a short trip north of SR 78 along SR 83 to The Wilds in Muskingum County and then travel south along SR 284 to pick up the byway again.​

Related Links

Appalachian Byway of Ohio Brochure

2019 Corridor Management Plan

Athens County Convention and Visitor's Bureau

Monroe Tourism Council

Morgan County Convention and Visitor's Bureau

Noble County Chamber & Convention and Visitor's Bureau

Zanesville-Muskingum County Convention & Visitor's Bureau

Byway Highlights

Ohio River Scenic Byway

Clarington: The Ohio Valley River Museum

Woodsfield: Hollister-Parry Park Museums, One-Room Stone Schoolhouse and a Dairy Barn

Monroe County's Patchwork Jewels Quilt Barn Tour

Tourism Information Center


Big Muskie Bucket and Miners' Memorial Park

Burr Oak State Park

The Wilds

Wolf Creek Wildlife Area

Muskingum River State Park