Get Lost In These 11 Stunning State Forests In Ohio
By April Dray|Published October 27, 2016
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.
One of the best ways to embrace all that nature has to offer in the Buckeye State is by taking a long walk (or a weekend-long camping trip) into one of our breathtaking state forests. Fall time is the best time to do so, as our forests feature stunning autumn foilage. Here are 11 of our favorite state forests in Ohio—and we think you should explore the one nearest you before winter comes.