This Little-Known Ohio Park Overlooks A Beach And It’s Picture Perfect
Although it’s no secret that Ohio isn’t a coastal state, there are plenty of waterfront getaways and restaurants. The shores of our Great Lake are just as beautiful as oceanfront views. There’s a special spot hiding at Mentor-on-the-Lake that’s picture perfect for a summer afternoon. Overlook Beach Park is a best kept secret for locals and a hidden gem for visitors that don’t know the area.
Here’s why this little-known park belongs on your summer bucket list:
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Have you ever been to Overlook Beach Park? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!
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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