The Extraordinary Ohio Park That’s Truly A Diamond In The Rough
Ohio is home to several underrated, beautiful parks that simply don’t get enough attention. Youngstown’s Mill Creek Park is one of those parks—in fact, it’s a diamond in the rough. Covering approximately 4,400 acres, it’s a true gem amid the hustle and bustle of the city.
It’s the last thing you’d expect to stumble upon in Youngstown, but if (or when) you do, you won’t want to leave. Check it out:
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Mill Creek Park is located at 2303 McCollum Rd., Youngstown, OH 44509. Have you ever been here before? Is so, share your photos and experiences with us!
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.
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