Hocking Hills - Three hours south of the city, this reservation is one of Ohio's favorites for outdoor fun. The exploring is endless. Hike the trails, check out the caves, fish, hunt, camp, or stay in their lodging facilities. 19852 OH-664 in Logan.
West Branch State Park - A short hour southeast of the city, at 5570 Esworthy Rd. in Ravenna, you'll find this state park with all the outdoor activities to clear that head of yours. Hang out on the lake, camp grounds, swim, hike, horseback ride and more.
Mill Creek Park - You'll find this outdoor spot about 74 miles southeast of Cleveland in Youngstown. From biking, hiking, boating, fishing, golf, live entertainment and more, you're sure to fill up your day. Find it at 123 McKinley Ave, in Youngstown.
Thompson Ledges (pictured) - Get in touch with nature a bit closer to the city in Thompson, just 50 minutes away from the city. Squeeze through the little cracks of nature and enjoy a relaxing hike with friends. Pack a picnic then grab your gear and play some tennis on the courts.
South Chagrin Reservation - Lazy travelers, this is your destination only 30 minutes out of Cleveland at 37374 Miles Rd. in Bentleyville. Horseback ride, exercise, bike, hike, fish, visit a nature center, and more here in this part of Cleveland Metro Parks.
Wayne National Forest - Southeast of Cleveland you can find this hiking hotspot. Canoe down this scenic river, hunt, fish, or take a calming walk. You can also ride dirk bikes and ATVs on these trails. A great place to get away for a day (or two) at 27515 State Route 7, in Marietta.
Tree Frog Canopy Tours - This popular place is known for its zip lining tours. With more than 4,000 ft. of zip line, hang above the trees at 21899 Wally Rd, in Glenmont, and see all the beauty Ohio truly has to offer.
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