You Haven't Lived Until You've Experienced This One Incredible Park In Ohio
By April Dray|Published July 11, 2016
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.
It’s no secret that Ohio is home to several stunning state and metro parks. But if you’ve yet to explore Ohio’s very own national park, you’re missing out. Cuyahoga Valley National Park in northeast Ohio, (located between Akron and Cleveland), features 33,000 beautiful acres of wildlife, diverse plants, breathtaking views, picturesque hiking trails, rugged cliffs and cascading waterfalls. It’s a beautiful gem full of places to explore – and it’s a park that Ohio is proud to claim.
Here are just a few of the amazing things to do and see in this stunning national park: