March 27, 2012

Glen Helen

Birch Creek Cascades



Glen Helen is named for Helen Birch, a wealthy girl who used the Glen as her private playground. Helen's Stone, seen here, marks the spot where she used to read under an old (still standing) Oak tree.



Pompey's Pillar



The famous Yellow Spring, a local landmark to Indians, and the namesake of Yellow Springs, Ohio



One of the many old-growth White Oak trees in the Glen



Ricciardi Spring



Woodland spring