This Little Known Resort In Ohio Will Be Your New Favorite Summer Destination
Ohio is full of little-known beaches for perfect summer day trip destinations. But there’s one little-known Southern Ohio beach that’s surrounded by an entire resort of family fun—and it’s the perfect mini-vacation destination for a weekend-long (or even week-long) getaway.
Long’s Retreat Family Resort in Latham is a hidden gem that locals enjoy summer after summer for some unforgettable family fun in the sun. If you’ve never been here, you need to check it out. And if remembering family trips here from summers past makes you nostaligc, (like me), then it’s time to pay it another visit. Take a look at just a few of the many things you can do here:
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Long’s Retreat Family Resort is located at 50 Bell Hollow Rd., Latham, OH 45646. Have you been here before? What was your experience 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.
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