That Budget Travel named Yellow Springs one of ”America’s Coolest Small Towns” is no surprise to anyone who has visited. Culturally diverse, open, friendly and creative; Yellow Springs is Everyone’s Favorite Place.
Discovered around 1800, the area was popular for those seeking the curative waters of the Yellow Spring. Home to Antioch College and Antioch University Midwest, the village is a unique mix of rural and urban, with a thriving downtown and eclectic neighborhoods surrounded by farms and orchards that fill our markets with fresh local food.
Extensive recreational attractions include the Little Miami Scenic Trail for cycling; 2000 acres of woodland and rivers edge hiking trails in Glen Helen, John Bryan State Park and Clifton Gorge; a swimming pool, skate park, playgrounds, soccer and baseball fields, basketball and tennis courts.
People are drawn to Yellow Springs for its authenticity. The streets are lined with an eclectic assortment of shops, galleries and restaurants. Rich visual and performing arts abound in this vibrant community of artists. Yellow Springs hosts festivals, art openings, theatre, live music and more. You can expect something interesting every time you visit.