Hell Hollow Wilderness Area
14437 Leroy Center Rd
Thompson, OH 44086
Wilderness: Birding, Hike, Picnic, Playground, Walk, Water Sports
Hell Hollow Wilderness Area has a high cliff top with a loop trail and 262 timber steps that provide a dramatic descent to the creek valley. The more than 100-foot-deep ravine was carved thousands of years ago by Paine Creek after glaciers retreated from Ohio. This park offers impressive views of the 360 million year-old Chagrin Shale cliff above a deep river valley. Amenities: 614 Acres, Picnic Area with Grills, Picnic Shelter, Drinking Water, Restrooms, Hiking Trails, Playground, and Ball/Game Fields. Audubon Ohio has designated this park as an Important Bird Area.