The Deep Green Gorge In Ohio That Feels Like Something Straight Out Of A Fairy Tale
Here in Ohio, there’s a deep green gorge you’ll fall in love with at first sight.
Blackhand Gorge State Nature Preserve in Licking County is home to 10 miles of trails that showcase some incredible views, Ohio history and other unique features. This is one area that definitely belongs on your Ohio hiking bucket list. You’ll learn about Ohio’s Native American, canal and railroad history via this nature preserve’s incredible trail system.
Have you ever been to Blackhand Gorge State Nature Preserve before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.