Aviation Trail

The Dayton Aviation Trail is a self-guided tour of selected, aviation-related sites open to the public.  The Trail was established in 1981 by Aviation Trail, Inc., an all-volunteer, not-for-profit corporation whose mission is to preserve and promote the Dayton's area's unique aviation heritage, starting with the invention of the airplane by Wilbur and Orville Wright.  Tour a minimum of eight of the amazing aviation sites listed below using our brochure and receive a FREE "Wilbear Wright" aviation teddy bear!

Receive a Wilbear Wright Aviator Teddy Bear!

You could earn your very own Wilbear Wright Teddy Bear by visiting sites on the Dayton Aviation Trail!  
Tour a minimum of 8 of the 17 amazing aviation sites listed in this brochure. Receive a stamp at the one required site, Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center, plus a minimum of 7 of the remaining sites to qualify for the FREE "Wilbear Wright" aviator teddy bear. 


*All sites are listed below Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center is the first and required site, all the rest are listed alphabetically. 



Armstrong Air & Space


Butler County Warbirds


Champaign Aviation

Grimes Flying Lab


Huffman Prairie

National Aviation Hall of Fame


Tri-State Warbird

Wright B Flyer

Wright Brothers Memorial

Wright Cycle

WSU Archive

Woodland Cemetery