You Can Practically Drive Right Up To The Beautiful Paine Falls In Ohio
Here in Ohio, we’re fortunate to have so many beautiful waterfalls to chase on a relaxing weekend afternoon—and if you don’t have the time for an all-day hike, there’s plenty to see that don’t require much hiking at all. (Be sure to check out this list of waterfalls that require little to no hiking.) Paine Falls Park in Leroy Township is an underrated metro park with a gorgeous waterfall that’s easily accessible. You can practically drive right up to these falls, which are located less than an a quarter of a mile away from the designated parking area.
Here’s why you’ll want to visit this one-of-a-kind park the next time you’re in the area:
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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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