Things to do in Yellow Springs
Established in 1929, this 1000 acre nature preserve contains over 20 miles of walking paths. Take a short walk, or a long hike through the forest and across the streams. Experience the waterfalls, limestone cliffs, and even the natural springs for which our town is named. 405 Corry St, Yellow Springs, OH 45387 www.glenhelen.org
Perfect for a quick adventure, this 268 acre preserve boasts the most spectacular views of the Little Miami River. Hike trails overlooking the gorge as well as along the banks. Beautiful rock formations abound in this beloved nature preserve. 2381 State Route 343, Yellow Springs, OH 45387 Website
Ask our staff about local recommendations and personal favorite activities in Yellow Springs. And even if you aren't currently in need of a mattress, shop around our showroom and check out our handcrafted furniture, seating, and lighting, or shop for new bedding or pillows.
This family friendly option offers a wide variety of homemade ice cream and tasty cafeteria style dining. Visit the Jersey Inn next door for the same great food in a more traditional sit-down style restaurant. Also enjoy their batting cages, mini golf, driving range, petting zoo, and other seasonal events. 6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd, Yellow Springs, OH 45387 youngsdairy.com
Head to the old train station in downtown Yellow Springs to take a ride on the historic Little Miami Scenic Trail. Head north to Springfield, or south to Xenia or even as far as Cincinnati. This trail brings cyclists from all over and is part of the great network of trails that make this part of Ohio a favorite for cyclists. More Info
Our town is very bike-friendly. Ride around town and explore the beautiful neighborhoods of Yellow Springs. Take a short ride and see the beautiful campus of Antioch College (founded 1850) just minutes from downtown. Rent a bike from the Corner Cone Dairy right down the street from Design Sleep!
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First established in 1929, this recently renovated independent movie theater shows first runs, classics, limited release, and foreign films. This theater is any cinephile's dream come true. Check their website for current and upcoming shows. 247 Xenia Ave, Yellow Springs, OH 45387 littleart.com