A Sapphire Pool In Ohio, White Star Quarry Is Devastatingly Gorgeous
Ohio has so many hidden gems it should be the Hidden Gem Capital of the World. Most people don’t know there’s a stunning, sapphire quarry in Sandusky County. Tucked away in the small town of Gibsonburg, Ohio, you’ll find White Star Quarry. It’s a little-known diving resort that Ohio explorers will fall in love with. (And if you’d rather not scuba dive, you can always check out the designated swimming area in the summer months or have a picnic by the quarry.) Is your sense of adventure longing for a bit of excitement? You can’t go wrong with a visit to White Star Quarry in Ohio.
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White Star Quarry in Ohio is located at 901 S Main St., Gibsonburg, Ohio 43431. Have you ever been here before? (For more information about the quarry and what you can do there, click here.) If so, we want to know what your experience was like! Share your thoughts and photos in the comments.
Address: White Star Quarry, Madison Township, OH 43431, USA
The OIYS Visitor Center
White Star Quarry in Ohio
July 12, 2020
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Does this man-made lake leave you longing for summer? You’ll love exploring the waterways of The Buckeye State. Another excellent man-made lake that’s perfect for swimming is The Quarry in Peninsula.
What are the most beautiful lakes in Ohio?
With circa 50,000 lakes throughout the state, there’s obviously no shortage of beauty in Ohio. However, locals love beautiful lakes like Mineral Springs Lake, Rose Lake, and the glacial kettle lakes that make up the Portage Lakes.
What are the best beaches in Ohio?
Ohio’s waterways beckon to beachgoers in the warmer months, but the finest summertime beaches can be found on Lake Erie’s shore. Yes, really! You’ll love picturesque spots like Walnut Beach and Nickel Plate Beach.
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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