The Sinister Story Behind This Popular Ohio Park Will Give You Chills
By April Dray|Published July 23, 2017
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.
Sometimes, the most beautiful places hold the most unsuspecting, dark pasts. Here in Ohio, we have several beautiful state parks just waiting to be explored. One of the state’s most popular parks in eastern Ohio is Beaver Creek State Park. Known for both its scenery and unique history, it’s a great place for adventure—but with that history and scenery comes a somewhat sinister story most visitors don’t know about.