11 Underrated Ohio Parks That Will Bring Out The Adventurer In You
Exploring the state parks of Ohio is one of the best ways to embrace the beauty of Ohio. However, there are several other little known parks, nature preserves and metro parks that are just as beautiful to explore—many of which have some pretty cool features you won’t find in state parks. Explore castles, overlooks, tree tunnels and more within these 11 underrated parks in Ohio that will bring out the adventurer in you.
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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Have you ever been to any of these parks before? What other parks in Ohio are underrrated?
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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