The One Spot In Ohio That’s Basically Heaven On Earth

Here in Ohio, we’re lucky to have an abundance of beautiful hiking trails and nature preserves to explore.

There’s one extra special nature preserve hiding in the small town of Yellow Springs. It’s a beloved hiking spot among frequent Ohio explorers. Even if you’re just looking to have a leisurely day hike you can complete within a couple hours or less, Glen Helen Nature Preserve is perfect for your next adventure. With towering cliffs, cascading waterfalls and interesting rock formations, there’s so much to see within this little-known nature preserve. Take a look:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Glen Helen Nature Preserve is located at 405 Corry St., Yellow Springs, OH 45387. Have you ever been here before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!

For another last-minute summer adventure, check out our previous article: This 140-Mile Drive Is The Best Way To See Ohio’s Stunning Coast.