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Cedar Bog State Nature Preserve

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980 Woodburn Rd, Urbana, OH 43078-9417
+1 937-484-3744
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Change of pace

What a wonderful change of pace for a stroll with the family. It was so lovely and serene. I... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
clarson2016
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Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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Nice place for a Sunday walk

Very nice place to take children for a Sunday afternoon walk. This place is clean and well taken... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
CountryGal2011
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Dayton, Ohio
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“fen” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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980 Woodburn Rd, Urbana, OH 43078-9417
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful change of pace for a stroll with the family. It was so lovely and serene. I recommend it for anyone.

Thank clarson2016
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to take children for a Sunday afternoon walk. This place is clean and well taken care of.

Thank CountryGal2011
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Change of pace from the parks with dirt trails with roots, to walk on the boardwalk through the swamp. Shady mostly, but will still feel the heat if it's a hot day. We saw the beautiful lady slipper orchids in late May, an abundance, almost...More

Thank Sightsee_Eat
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Nice boardwalk tour for viewing flowers, birds, wildlife and boggs. Adjacent to a partially shaded rails-to-trails for cycling, dog walking, etc.

Thank doctorGo
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We usually walk at the reservoir but decided to go to Cedar Bog for a change. It's a nice place to walk thru a swamp on a boardwalk. Make sure to do it in the spring or the mosquitoes will eat you alive in the...More

Thank JubileeJerry
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Located near Urbana, Ohio Cedar Bog is a different kind of nature preserve. It's really more of a fen than a bog (you'll have to look up the difference) and access through it is via boardwalk. You can't walk on the bog itself, nor would...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, peaceful, too bad we didn't save more of the bog, but this is a treasure. The water bubbling from the spring is so clear.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I go here a few times a month. It is peaceful and so much to see! There are so many unique and divers things to see. That ranges from the animals to the plants at Cedar Bog. My kids and I LOVE Cedar Bog! PLUS,...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Cedar Bog is a great place to get away anytime of year. Plenty of wildlife to enjoy. Common sense I needed depending on each season. If you see busses and lots of cars come back another time.

Thank Trinity3_12
Reviewed 30 April 2016

A nature preserve which is actually a fen. (We learned the difference between a bog and a fen.) We arrived and listened to the introduction and viewed a video about Cedar Bog. Then, a guide took us on their mile + hike throughout the bog....More

Thank Pepsi38
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