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:

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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.