In southwest Ohio, near Dayton, is a place called Yellow Springs. This collage of state parks, festivals, villages, and recreational activities is quite the destination for a fun day trip.

The main attraction to Yellow Springs is its nature preserves. Yellow Springs is full of waterfalls, limestone rock formations, wildlife, flowers, and many other attractions for the nature enthusiast. For the biking enthusiasts, Yellow Springs has over 360 miles of paved bike trails that stretches from Urbana to Cincinnati.

For those who enjoy more of an urban setting, the city of Yellow Springs has many little shops to purchase handmade gifts and goods. Also, near Yellow Springs are many dairy farms that offer a variety of cheeses, ice cream, and baked goods.

Near the area is the Wright Patterson Air Force Museum that offers a variety of aircrafts to see and many a history of aviation in the world.