Most People Don’t Know About These Strange Ruins Hiding In Ohio
Sometimes, we pass by pieces of the past without ever knowing it.
All across Ohio, you’ll find remnants of ghost towns and former railroads just waiting to be explored. (Be sure to check out our previous article here.) They’re often hidden in state forests, out of sight and out of mind. Other times, they’re right under your nose. Most people don’t know about some strange looking ruins hiding along the Hockhocking Adena Bikepath in Athens County. Check it out:
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So, what do you think? Did you know about these ruins? If you’ve explored them before, please share your photos and stories 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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