This Beautiful Hike In Ohio Has A Mouthwatering Restaurant Right Along The Trail

The Buckeye State is fortunate to have so many beautiful hiking trails. (Check out this list of easy trails to get you started.)

There’s one trail in western Ohio that belongs at the top of every Ohioan’s bucket list. It features a stunning gorge, an abundance of waterfalls and even a charming restaurant along the way. The next time you need a weekend adventure or a day trip idea, consider hiking the loop trail at Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve. It leads to a charming restaurant and the state’s only operating water-powered grist mill.

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Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve is located at 2381 OH-343, Yellow Springs, OH 45387. Have you ever been here before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!

For more Ohio hiking adventures, check out our previous article: 10 Easy Hikes To Add To Your Outdoor Bucket List In Ohio.