Join The Nature Conservancy on a quest for the Buckeye State's most extraordinary natural areas.

From the coastal wetlands of Lake Erie to the forested banks of the Ohio River, and many places in between, our state has a rich natural heritage – that is within your reach.

Take a hike. Ride your bike. Pack a family picnic lunch. Visit one of 30 places that represent the Natural Treasures of Ohio and chronicle your adventure by taking a photo or two to share on this website. You can find a list of these great natural areas and suggestions on what to do there using the menu to the left.

Learn more and accept the challenge!

Plan an earth conscious visit. Calculate your carbon footprint HERE.

Congratuations Bill and Suzy Wilson our "Natural Treasures of Ohio" sweepstakes winners!

Photos highlighted on this page have been randomly selected from all submissions and do not indicate sweepstakes winner.

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