Ohio truly comes alive in the spring.

With colorful wildflowers, roaring waterfalls and lush shades of green all around, it’s one of the best seasons to get out and discover something new. From little-known parks to adventurous trails, there’s always something to explore in the Buckeye State. Here are 12 places that belong at the top of your spring bucket list this year:

How many of these places have you explored? What other parks, trails or gardens would you add to this list? Let us know!

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