For 180 years the foundation of this path has provided a conveyance. Little Miami Railroad until 1981, then rails turned into trails.
Today, bicycles, hikers and a horse or two follow the same path as Abraham Lincoln on his route to inauguration and Confederate General John Hunt Morgan escaping prison.
Two sets of mile markers measure distance. Little Miami River distance markers are measured from the mouth of the Ohio River. Bike Trail markers are measured from Xenia Station to Cincinnati.
Hikers, bikers and walkers with their pets, enjoying the trail or kayaking on the river, are they thinking about the history of this scenic place? Are they thinking of all those who came before to create it?