The Remains Of Ohio’s Underwater Forest Are Completely Mesmerizing

Most people have no idea there are remnants of a forest sitting several feet underwater in Ohio.

Submerged remains of what was once an above-water ecosystem are downright fascinating. That’s why scuba diving at White Star Quarry in Gibsonburg, Ohio is a definite bucket list item for Ohio explorers. Check it out:

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To get a better look at the forest remains (and other fun surprises lurking underwater) watch the short video below:


White Star Quarry is located at 901 S Main St., Gibsonburg, OH 43431. For more information about the quarry, check out our previous article: The Sapphire Natural Pool In Ohio That’s Devastatingly Gorgeous.