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Troy is home to Ohio’s largest bicycle ride, the Tour de Donut and to the Strawberry Festival, which hosts 200,000 visitors each year. Be sure to grab a bite of the famous strawberry shortcakes from the Troy Senior Citizens Center.
Take a stroll around the beautiful downtown square finding things to do and enjoy Troy’s many local shops and boutiques. Make sure to stop into Pachamama Market, featuring fair trade, handmade and eco-friendly gifts from the Global South. And, after you’ve worked up an appetite shopping, enjoy an exquisite meal at one of Troy’s delicious local restaurants. Or, grab a chocolate malt from K’s Hamburgers. Started in 1935, enjoy K’s hamburgers known far and wide and visited by all Presidential campaigns.
Treasure Island is Troy’s newest park located right on the Great Miami Riverway, The Great Miami River was recently designated a National Water Trail, one of only 22 in the United States. Visitors who want to get out on the water can rent canoes, kayaks, and paddleboards from Adventures on the Great Miami. And, with the Great Miami River Recreational Trail running through the heart of Troy, runners, walkers, and cyclists can travel along the banks of the river on the longest paved trail network in the nation while enjoying the beauty of the nature that surrounds them. Activities to do abound in Miami County.
For the wildlife and nature enthusiasts, a trip to Brukner Nature Center never disappoints! This award-winning wildlife education and conservation center preserves 235 acres of native habitats with over 6 miles of hiking trails. Visitors can bird watch in the bird vista rooms and enjoy live wildlife exhibits.
Finally, minutes from downtown, visitors can take a step back in history at WACO Air Museum & Airfield. Part of the National Aviation Heritage Area, WACO features two hangars of vintage WACO aircraft and historic aviation artifacts along with a 2000 ft. grass airstrip. Practice your flying skills in the WACO simulator or soar high above Miami County while riding in one of these magnificent biplanes.
Looking to find a progressive, active community with many different housing options? You've found it right here in Troy, Ohio.
From century old, grand historic homes to loft apartments downtown, Troy has it. Want to live within walking distance of one of our locally owned coffee shops or one of downtown's restaurant to bars? You can find it right here in Troy, Ohio.
Welcome to Troy, Ohio USA! A growing community of over 26,000 people working together to make life better, and to make our community a place that people love to call home! From quality healthcare, excellence in our local schools, plenty of recreational opportunities, and the natural beauty you’ll find in a vibrant downtown setting that stretches along the Miami River in the center of town, Troy has plenty to offer.
If you’re searching for that hometown pride that comes with a small town atmosphere but still has global connections to companies and communities around the world, a community that is growing, where students are preparing for their future careers, where our residents enjoy the best life has to offer, and that small-town atmosphere that you’ll love to call home, then look around and discover Troy, Ohio USA.
Residents of Troy have the opportunity to take part in a wide range of educational programs geared to challenge students of all ages with many unique academic and athletic opportunities, our students are prepared for their secondary education with over 25 colleges and universities within driving distance of the Troy community.