7 Under-Appreciated State Parks Near Cleveland You’re Sure To Love

Ohio’s state parks are among the very best in the country. Whether you’re looking to get lost in the depths of an ancient-growth forest or wander the shores of a beautiful Lake Erie beach, the Cleveland area is home to a wide variety of amazing state parks suited to every kind of outdoorsman.

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/

Did your favorite state park near Cleveland not make the cut? Tell us about what makes it special in the comments below.