9 Ancient Earthworks In Ohio You Won’t Find Anywhere Else In The World

Few people realize just how many prehistoric remnants still exist here in the Buckeye State. Ohio is rich with evidence of the ancient American Indian legacy. While many of the earthworks left behind have taught us a lot about these ancient cultures, some of the earthworks remain a mystery. Why they were built and what purpose they served is fascinating to consider.

If you know an Ohio history buff or outdoor enthusiast, the following are 9 earthworks in Ohio that would make excellent day trip destinations.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you ever explored any of these ancient earthworks before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!

For more unique things to see and do in Ohio, check out our previous article: 14 Awesome Things You Can Do In Ohio And Nowhere Else In The Whole Wide World.

Address: 16062 OH-104, Chillicothe, OH 45601, USA
Address: 3850 OH-73, Peebles, OH 45660, USA
Address: 6123 OH-350, Oregonia, OH 45054, USA
Address: 3491 US-42, Cedarville, OH 45314, USA
Address: 455 Hebron Rd, Heath, OH 43056, USA
Address: 333 5th St, Marietta, OH 45750, USA
Address: 7091 Brownsville Rd, Glenford, OH 43739, USA
Address: 900 Mound Rd, Miamisburg, OH 45342, USA
Address: 13614 Fort Hill Rd, Hillsboro, OH 45133, USA