9 Amazing State Parks Around Cincinnati That Will Blow You Away

In the Cincinnati area, there’s no excuse to avoid getting in touch with nature. Within a few short hours of the city, there are numerous state parks that overflow with natural beauty and adventure and are easily accessible for all interests and abilities. Here, we’ve featured nine of the best state parks that are very close to home and are spread out between Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky. You might be surprised by the diversity and activities available at these parks that will surely blow you away.

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/

Do you take advantage of our area’s wonderful state parks? Did we miss your favorite? Share with us in the comments so we can check it out next! For more information on all of the state parks listed, visit their website here.

Address: 50 Versailles, Indiana 47042
Address: 1501 Green Rd. Madison, IN 47250
Address: 1810 State Road 46 E Nashville, IN 47448
Address: 3380 Beaver Road Union, Kentucky 41091
Address: 1608 Highway 227 Carrollton, Kentucky 41008
Address: 370 Yellow Springs, Ohio 45387
Address: 3294 Elklick Road Bethel, Ohio 45106
Address: 8570 East State Route 73 Waynesville, OH 45068