12 Exciting Ohio Day Trips, One For Each Month Of The Year
When it comes to The Buckeye State, there’s much to see and do. The best day trips in Ohio are diverse, as the state is so vast, so it can be hard to pick the perfect trip to take. If you can relate to this, you might want to consider visiting a new place in your home state each month. From outdoor adventures to one-of-a-kind museums, there’s plenty to see and do in Ohio year-round. Don’t get stuck in the same old routine this year. Get a little adventurous and find out what’s in your home state’s backyard — and you just might end the year with a newfound appreciation for Ohio.
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What do you think? Are you up for this challenge? What other places would you add to our list of best day trips in Ohio? Share your thoughts with us in the comments!
Craving more creative day trip ideas? Fortunately for you, Ohio is overflowing with fascinating destinations. The Wilds in Cumberland is out of this world, and the Ohio State Reformatory is almost otherworldly. Embrace your inner adventurer and you’re sure to fit right in.
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Best Day Trips In Ohio
July 26, 2020
What are the most charming small towns in Ohio?
The Buckeye State is vast, featuring some 44,825 square miles of landscape. Across this scenic state you’ll find communities of all sizes, but the teeniest towns often have the most charm. Some of the most charming small towns in Ohio include places like Put-In-Bay, Oberlin, and Avon Lake.
What are the most unique things to do in Ohio?
Ohio is a quirky state, and as such we have come to host a number of unique attractions. Locals and visitors alike love unusual landmarks like the Temple of Tolerance, and roadside attractions like Cornhenge. The latter attraction is a field of giant corn statues that’s truly and uniquely an Ohio classic.
What food trails can I take in Ohio?
If you’re day tripping through Ohio, you owe yourself a tour of the local foodie scene. There’s so much to dine on in Ohio! In our big cities, you can find goodies like the pierogi and corned beef foodie trails. You’ll find comfort food all throughout Ohio, as is the case with the local taco trail. Start working up an appetite now, because our restaurants are calling your name.
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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