Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve, Yellow Springs

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  • September 30, 2017
    When I lived in the Cincinnati area, this was a place I could come to and get away from the rat race for a few hours. Coming now as a visitor and hiking the trails brings back great memories. The over...  more »
  • September 24, 2017
    Clifton Gorge is a great place for hikers. Recently hiked through the area again to John Bryan SP and had a great time. The gorge trail takes you along a river for a while (little Miami river I believ...  more »
  • September 14, 2017
    Been there before, but tried different trail this time that was beautiful! Lots of serious hikers and families with young children.  more »
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  • July 2, 2017
    This is a beautiful park! We have the picture to prove it! Not only does it look like we went on vacation over the weekend, but we are very close to Yellow Springs, and Glen Helen Nature Preserve. Dayton Ohio is a Great place to live and vacation!!!! Who knew?
  • June 26, 2017
    It is beautiful, secluded landmark. Was confused seeing a sign posted about crime at trailhead, have never encountered(heard about) anything bad ever here. It was not there our last visit in April. Nor at John Bryan State Park, Clifton Mill, Glen Helen, or the Village of Yellow Springs have I saw any crimes. Sad if true for the area.
  • May 14, 2017
    The trail provides a truly wonderful experience. The route along the river makes it more exciting. The only problem is that there are no markings for the different routes. So it's easy to get lost. Otherwise it's spot on.
  • May 13, 2017
    Love the place. It was a peaceful walk with sound of moving water and birds. Didn't have to deal with dogs as they are not allowed. Trails isn't always flat so wheelchairs won't work for the entire trail. Trail is moderate at some times.
  • July 2, 2017
    Get back to nature with a great hike. Water, trees, rocks, and wildlife nestled in a gorge. Gorgeous year round.

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