Multi-Sport along Back Roads & Beaches

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  • Century Park
    Lorain

    2.76 acre park with 320 foot long beach and fishing access.

  • Common Ground - The Cindy Nord Center for Renewal
    Oberlin

    Common Ground is a non-profit organization located on 21 beautiful acres providing a variety of services to expand potential in youth, adults, and businesses.

  • Common Ground Canopy Tours
    Oberlin

    Take an exhilarating trip through the transformative treetops of the 30-acre property in the beautiful Vermilion River Valley.

  • eBikes Central
    Sheffield Lake

    eBikes Central is the only exclusively electrical bicycle shop from Toledo to Ashtabula along Lake Erie. We have over 20 different models to test ride in our shop including step-thru cruisers, mountain, compact folding, fat-tire, and adult trikes. Electric bicycles are designed to be pedaled and also have a battery-powered electrical motor to give you an extra boost.

  • Findley State Park
    Wellington

    Findley State Park is in Lorain County south of Wellington on State Route 58. 900+ acres are here year round for hiking, biking, picnicking, boating/kayaking, fishing and camping.

  • Great Lakes Kayaking
    Lorain

    Located at the Black River Wharf - a kayak livery servicing the Black River and Lake Erie.

  • Lakeview Park
    Lorain

    42 acres of lake front property for the public to enjoy.

  • Lakewood Beach Park
    Sheffield Lake

    City of Sheffield Lake's westernmost public coastal access site.

  • Main Street Beach
    Vermilion

    Main Street Beach is a small, popular Lake Erie swimming beach in downtown Vermilion

  • Miller Road Park
    Avon Lake

    17.7 acre park with beach and two-lane public boat launch.

  • North Coast Inland Trail
    Kipton

    The trail is 13 miles and passes through a variety of countryside including farm, field and forest. Many intersections serve as great places to jump on or off the trail.

  • Splash Zone
    Oberlin

    Whether you're a serious swimmer or just want to get wet on those hot summer days, the outdoor pool has 6,000 sq feet of water to dip your body in.

  • Thorn Mountain Bike Trail
    Wellington

    Nine-mile, mostly singletrack mountain bike trail inside Findley State Park in Wellington, Ohio.

  • Vermilion River Reservation
    Vermilion

    Spanning two adjacent areas separated by the Vermilion River—Mill Hollow on one side and Bacon Woods on the other.

  • Vermilion-Lorain Water Trail
    Vermilion

    27-mile trail offering both river and open water travel along the Lake Erie shores.

  • Veterans Memorial Park
    Avon Lake

    5.8 acre park on the shores of Lake Erie with a beach and fishing access.

  • Wellington Reservation
    Wellington

    This 550 acre park provides opportunities for hiking, biking, strolling, fishing, boating, and wildlife observation.

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