The Davis Memorial State Nature Preserve, located along Cedar Fork in Adams County, Ohio, features alkaline, magnesium-rich soil that supports numerous species of plants that are rarely found anywhere else in the state.
Lake Vesuvius Recreation Area features a large lake, extensive hiking and bridle trails, and campgrounds within the Wayne National Forest in southern Ohio. It is named after the historic Vesuvius Furnace which still stands.
The Big Muskie is a former dragline excavator for the Central Ohio Coal Company near Cumberland, Ohio. All that remains of what was one of the world’s largest earth-moving machines is the bucket, now part of a park on reclaimed strip mine lands.