These 6 Ohio Quarry Lakes Are Perfect For A Day Of Fun In The Sun

There’s something about deep blue water, sand between your toes and the summer sun shining down on you. Here in Ohio, we have several swimming holes and beaches that make summer fun for the whole family. If you want to travel more off the beaten path though, consider visiting a deep-water Ohio quarry. With spring-fed water and deep blue pools, the following are 6 of our favorite quarry lakes in Ohio where you can swim, scuba dive and more. (Please note: To stay up to date on when each quarry opens for the season this year, check out the website or Facebook page link beneath each photo.)

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:

Have you ever explored any of these Ohio quarries before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!

For more fun places to swim in Ohio, check out our previous article: 10 Little Known Swimming Spots In Ohio That Will Make Your Summer Awesome.

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