Follow the Ohio Scenic ByWay to get to Ripley. It runs East and West along the Ohio River.
HIKE OR BICYCLE
Take an 11.6 trip along Eagle Creek on scenic one-lane road (little or no traffic) to the historic Eagle Creek Bridge. One section of road says closed to through traffic but bikes and walkers will have no problem.
7.1 miles to the bridge
Travel East on US 52
Immediately after leaving Ripley turn left on Scoffield Road.
Follow for several m iles and the left on Eagle Creek Road
At the T-intersection turn right on North Pole Road to the bridge.
4.5 miles to return on North Pole Road (3 miles are uphill but scenic and beautiful)
Retrace your route on North Pole Road until reaching US 62-68
Turn left and the rest is downhill into Ripley