Cool Off This Summer With A Visit To These 6 Ohio Waterfalls

There’s nothing like a refreshing waterfall hike after a day of exploring in the sun.

Although you can’t wade in Ohio’s waterfalls, they’re still some of the best best destinations to hike to in the summer months. The following is a short list of some our favorite little-known waterfalls in Ohio. See which ones you’ve discovered before and which ones need to be added to your summer bucket list. (Please note: The nature preserves and wildlife areas do not permit pets along the trails.)

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:

Have you encountered any of these little-known waterfalls in Ohio before? What others would you add to this list? Share your thoughts, photos and experiences with us!

Address: Charleston Falls Preserve, 2535 Ross Rd, Tipp City, OH 45371, USA
Address: Beach City Wildlife Area, Dundee, OH 44624, USA
Address: Glen Helen Nature Preserve, 405 Corry Street, Inman Trail, Yellow Springs, OH 45387, USA
Address: Raven Rocks, 54167-54271 Crum Rd, Beallsville, OH 43716, USA
Address: 29886 Rock Stull Rd, Logan, OH 43138, USA
Address: Nelson-Kennedy Ledges State Park, 12440 OH-282, Garrettsville, OH 44231, USA