Ohio is easily one of the most underestimated states in the country. The natural beauty of the Buckeye State will take you by surprise, and nowhere is this more true than the Cincinnati Nature Center. This oft-overlooked gem is a treasure trove of scenic trails, complete with its very own old-growth forest, which you’ll find along the Upland Trail. The next time you’re seeking some time in the Great Outdoors, head to the Cincinnati Nature Center for a contemplative stroll in a beautiful, old-growth forest along this underrated and accessible trail in Ohio.

Did you know Ohio was home to its very own old-growth forest? Have you taken this underrated trail in Ohio before? Visit the Cincinnati Nature Center website for more information, including hours and admission rates, to plan your visit to this hidden gem.

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