Civil War relics and artifacts representing the 103rd Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
1830 Hallauer House Bed & Breakfast, located in Oberlin, is a Civil War themed B & B with many connections to the Underground Railroad.
Antiques, Vintage & Collectibles
Acorn is located at Common Ground on Baird. Rd
Unique and natural foods of the Middle East.
Comprised of more than 14,000 works of art from virtually every culture and spanning the history of art.
Altitude Trampoline Parks are the world's premier trampoline facilities that offer fun and exercise for people of all ages. With brand new facilities and custom-designed parks, you'll find it hard to find an experience anywhere like one that Altitude brings.
Americana is located at the Days of Yore Herb and Flower Farm on Jones Rd.
The Amherst Historical Society's mission is to promote and educate the general public of the history of the Amherst area.
Arrow Block is located at Fred and Donna Gott's Barn on Gore Orphanage Rd.
June 16-18, 2017 This three day festival features Duck Tape crafts, fashions and more.
The Back Roads and Beaches route provides the most scenic and low-traffic roads and bike paths that lead riders through some of Ohio's best landscape.
BRaB Geo Trail is a series of 15 caches along our premier cycling and multi-sport route.
"The Beacon B & B" and "A Beach Cottage" vacation rentals at Lakeview Beach in Lorain, Ohio. Welcome to your home for the week!
Walk through the original settler Benjamin Bacon's house, built in 1845
You'll find free continental breakfast, high-speed Internet access, indoor pool, exercise room, cable television with free HBO®.
The most notable feature is the Bridgeway Trail and the Steel Mill Trail.
Boat launch operated by the Lorain Port Authority.
Bowtie is located at McConnell Farm on S.R. 58
“Peaceful” is the word most often used by guests to describe their stay at The Buckeye and the Frog.
Buckeye Block is located at OSU Extension on Russia Rd.
1820 stately brick house that served as a branch school for the Oberlin Collegiate Institute and later was a station on the Underground Railroad.
Welcome to the Caley Reservation page. Caley is a semi-developed park reserved for wildlife and nature study. Its 507 acres include wetlands, forest, fields and two large ponds. Wellington Creek runs roughly through the middle of the reservation. Two popular activities include wildflower hikes and fishing, but visitors are welcome to simply come and enjoy the quiet and natural beauty of this unique park.
Welcome to the Carlisle Reservation home page. Carlisle is the largest of the Lorain County Metro Parks, encompassing 1,917 acres when included with Forest Hills Golf Course which lies at the northeastern end. Carlisle Reservation also offers a large variety of events and activities throughout the year, and is home to the administrative offices for the entire park system. From Holiday Lights to horseback riding to stargazing, Carlisle Reservation is a place you’ll want to get to know better.
Scan ponds for waterfowl; hike the trail for woodland nesters.
The Equestrian Area, just a bit further southwest on Nickel-Plate Diagonal Road, is not just for horses, although horse lovers find it a favorite place to ride.
Cascade Park is the largest and most popular park in Elyria.
2.76 acre park with 320 foot long beach and fishing access.
Charlemont is a 757 acre undeveloped park in southern Lorain County and is the only one in the LC Metro Parks system that allows hunting (rabbit & pheasant.)
Over the last many years Avon has been a city in transition. Growing from a farming community to the thriving area it is today, making Avon "the place to be."
The City of Avon Lake is located in Northern Ohio between the cities of Cleveland and Lorain.
City of Elyria Parks and Recreation offer many different activities for a variety of seasonal fun.
25.5 -acre Public Fishing Pier provides access to the Black River and Lake Erie inside Lorain Harbor.
The place to go if you are a resident, perspective resident, local employer or interested in locating your business to our City.
Oberlin has been called "the most cosmopolitan small town in America".
The City of Sheffield Lake is on the southern shore of Lake Erie. This community offers everyone a free, newly renovated public boat launch, bike trails, and 10 parks.
Clare-Mar Lakes Campground & RV Sales, Inc. is 7 miles south of Wellington, Ohio off Route 58. There are 220 acres of scenic terrain for your camping pleasure.
Entertainment, food, rides, 5K run & in-line skate, car show, kids events, baking contest, cornhole competition, parade, fireworks, and Sunday church service.
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.
Take an exhilarating trip through the transformative treetops of the 30-acre property in the beautiful Vermilion River Valley.
Copper Kettle is ideally situated on Beaver Creek in Lorain just 30 miles west of Cleveland and 30 miles east of Sandusky.
Corn and Beans is located at the farm of John and Lois Fridenstine.
From the inviting front porch to the hardwood floors and cozy lobby fireplace, everything here is designed to make you feel welcome and relaxed.
The Country Tour Group sponsors two self-guided tours: One in the spring, known as the Bag Lady Tour and one in the fall, known as the Country Autumn Tour.
While sipping on one of 19+ wines enjoy a relaxing view of the river!
Full service hotel midway between Sandusky and downtown Cleveland. Featuring indoor pool, restaurant, pub, meeting rooms and more.
Days of Yore's goal is to give its customers products and services that convey simplicity, and elegance, in an herbal setting.
Desert Panes is located at the New Union Center on S. Main St, Oberlin.
A quiet B & B in the heart of Oberlin where a Dog and Cat stay along with visiting guests.
Dolly Madison is located at Ray & Sarah Twining's Barn on Griggs Rd.
Two retail plant outlet centers feature complete lawn and garden supplies and a large selection of quality nursery stock, including plants grown in their own fields.
Everything you need for your flower or vegetable garden, outdoor and patio décor needs in the spring, or all the fun flavors of fall in October.
Located at the west side of Lakeside Landing.
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.
A community art center and gallery with a mission to offer art classes and experiences in many mediums to all ages and abilities.
Located on a farm along the Vermilion River, 6 miles south of Vermilion, OH and 40 miles west of Cleveland. Features hot tub, kitchen, meadow, and screened in porch.
Erie Outfitters has been the cornerstone of fishing Lake Erie and its tributaries for years, and the source of much of the information that many of anglers have come to rely on.
The home is a National Historic Landmark and has ties to the Anti Slavery movement.
This Fairfield Inn & Suites offers the perfect combination of amenities and value.
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.
For one day downtown Lorain is transformed into a stage for a scorching array of art, dance, music, and fire orchestrated in unexpected places.
FAVA presents changing exhibits of high quality artwork in a variety of styles and media.
First Baptist Church, with its rich spiritual heritage and balanced biblical ministries, strives to honor God through vibrant, contagious WORSHIP, penetrating, evangelistic OUTREACH, compassionate, caring FELLOWSHIP, and dynamic, servant-producing DISCIPLESHIP. We have Bible Studies, Classes and Activities for the entire family. We offer Nursery Services (Sunday’s and Wednesday’s), Children’s Sunday School, Teen Youth Group, College and Career Ministries and a number of Adult and Senior Adult Bible Study groups.
A sixth generation farm featuring a farm market and pick-your-own strawberries, peas, beans, peppers, tomatoes, and more while in season.
Fligner’s Market has one of the largest full service meat counters in Ohio, quality baked goods, and Fligner's Catering.
Flutter Wheel was located at John Matus' Barn on Gifford Rd. The square, along with the barn on which it hung, was lost to fire on May 3.
Forest Hills is an 18 hole golf course owned and operated by Lorain County Metro Parks.
Lake Erie walleye and perch charters out of Vermilion, Ohio
Oberlin College's Weltzheimer/Johnson House is a late example of Frank Lloyd Wright's Usonian houses.
Chef Craig offers patrons a variety of delicious choices and his brother Ron maintains the very large and varied wine list.
The Friends of Harbour Town 1837 is a non-profit organization that promotes the heritage of downtown Vermilion and operates Ship Shoppe at Old Jib's Corner.
Do not under estimate the terror that awaits you in every room of Ghostly Manor. There is something fun for every age at Ghostly Manor Thrill Center!
A working fiberart studio and contempory craft gallery which features the work of over 250 individuals and very small studios.
Giuseppe’s offers a vast selection of premium wines, craft brews and cigars.
Grand Pacific Junction Historic Shopping District consists of more than thirty unique shops and services set in the beautifully restored buildings.
Located at the Black River Wharf - a kayak livery servicing the Black River and Lake Erie.
Offering fresh seasonal fruits, vegetables, and pasteurized cider. Grobe Fruit Farm market is open from July through March.
Grumpy's Bait Bucket is located right next to Great Lakes Kayak at 14th & Broadway in downtown Lorain.
Newer hotel that joins the Hilton Worldwide Portfolio of Brands and had it's grand opening on July 25, 2013.
Ohio's Scariest Haunted Houses.
Take a ferryboat to this island winery serving 25 different wines and grape juice.
Heritage Avon Lake strives to connect interested parties to shine a light on our past, and preserve it for our future.
Horsin' Around 4-H Style is located at the Lorain County Fairgrounds on Fairgrounds Rd.
Welcome to the Indian Hollow Reservation page. We hope you'll find everything you need right here to see what Indian Hollow has to offer—then come over and check it out for yourself! With two reservable picnic shelters, a playground and soccer complex, an area to fly your RC airplanes and almost two miles of trails, we're sure you'll find it a great place to visit, walk, picnic, bike or just relax and listen to the trees.
Located 2 blocks from central town square and college. 5 minute walk The inn is situated on a lofty perch across from scenic arboretum, Plum Creek and historic Johnson House.
The Jackalope Lakeside is Lorain's casual restaurant with a fine dining menu.
Over 250,000 people shop at Jamie's each year! 200 Inside Vendors & up to 500 Outside Vendors
High-speed passenger ferry from Sandusky and Port Clinton to downtown Kelleys Island and Put-in-Bay. Also offers private excursion adventures and charter services from Black River Landing, Lorain, OH.
The John Christ Winery makes award-winning fine quality wines.
Klingshirn Winery is a third generation family farm winery in Avon Lake, Ohio.
Pick your own strawberries at this scenic outdoor stand, and don't forget to try their delicious frozen custard!
The Lake Erie Crushers are the newest expansion team in the Frontier League, an independent professional baseball league with 12 teams throughout the Midwest.
Founded for the purpose of helping the community to appreciate and preserve its railroad history.
42 acres of lake front property for the public to enjoy.
City of Sheffield Lake's westernmost public coastal access site.
The town's first public school, Little Red Schoolhouse was built in 1836 and also served as both a home and a tailor shop. The schoolhouse is now a museum that offers educational artifacts from the 19th century.
The Lorain Arts Council is an organization dedicated to the recognition and awareness of the arts in the Northeast Ohio area.
Provides the Lorain County area with quality musical theater, and offers performance and educational opportunities to local actors and musicians.
LCCC offers 80+ degrees, certificates, programs, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees from 8 Ohio universities through its University Partnership program.
172nd Lorain County Fair August 20–27, 2017.
The LCHS serves all people and organizations by collecting, preserving, interpreting and presenting the history of Lorain County.
The Lorain County JVS provides career-technical training for both the high school and adult populations of Lorain County.
Picnic areas to play in, nature centers to learn in, observation areas to watch from and over 9,000 acres of green space to explore are at the Lorain County Metro Parks.
Lorain Growth Corporation implements unique programs to create an environment where business, living, entertainment, and recreation activities flourish.
The mission of the Lorain Historical Society is to preserve and interpret the history of the City of Lorain and to share that history.
The Lorain Lighthouse Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit charitable organization created to spearhead the preservation of the Lorain Lighthouse. It was also established to maintain the history and integrity of Lorain’s Waterfront.
The site it Lorain's oldest boat launch and is locally known as "Hot Waters."
Lorain Palace Theatre serves as a Civic Center, meeting place, and entertainment facility offering movies, live theater, special event space, and concerts.
The Lorain Parks and Recreation Department provides numerous recreational programs, amenities, and facility maintenance of 56 city parks.
Lorain Port Authority promotes waterborne commerce, provide economic development opportunities in Lorain, and to enhance public access to our waterways.
This historic landmark can be found at the Black River Landing in Lorain.
Lorenzo's Pizzeria & Restaurant has proudly served only the finest in Italian cuisine to the Northeast Ohio area for over twenty years.
Lake Erie charters available for walleye, smallmouth bass, yellow perch and steelhead.
To promote and maintain a historic and economically vital downtown that is attractive and accessible to people of all ages.
Main Street Beach is a small, popular Lake Erie swimming beach in downtown Vermilion
The organization's mission is to revitalize Wellington's central business district while preserving its historic character.
The home place of Our Lord and Our Lady's mission to bring to the world the Message of Holy and Divine Love.
Three monuments specific to African American history stand in the park.
Martino's offers a wide array of delicious international style dishes from around the world, or your American style down home cooking favorites.
Enjoy premier wines while relaxing with picturesque views of the vineyard and country side.
Memory is located at Rich and Bernie Raab's Barn on Pitts Rd.
This facility offers members and daily guests an array of recreational opportunities.
78 acres of wooded land - bring your family, friends, and camera to capture the beauty inside and outside.
Seasonal farm market with a variety of "pick your own" fruit.
17.7 acre park with beach and two-lane public boat launch.
An Apple Orchard, a Bulk Food Store and so much more!
At Molnar Outdoor, you'll find a vast selection of fine outdoor gear and camping equipment.
Former home of John Monteith housed fugitive slaves.
The Music Box is located in Grand Pacific Junction, the historic district of Olmsted Falls, Ohio.
All equipment is provided; you just show up and catch fish.
Cruising down the scenic Vermilion River on a sunny summer afternoon is a fun experience no matter your age.
Nicole Kay's is an upscale women's boutique located in the Market Square Shopping Center next to Target.
Nine Holes in the Barn Door is located at Miller Orchards on Vermilion Rd.
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.
Ice arena is located in the North Park Sports Complex and offers open skates, skating lessons, and ice arena rental.
Promoting and working for the businesses in the city.
Held annually during the 2nd weekend in August.
North Ridgeville Historical Society celebrates the city's heritage and invites everyone to visit the Historical Museum on the first floor of the Old Town Hall.
Private retreat cottage on park-like grounds.
Oberlin Business Partnership promotes the sustainable growth and prosperity of the Oberlin community by providing leadership, service and advocacy.
Oberlin College has a historical reputation as a center for abolitionist activities.
The oldest continuously operating Conservatory of Music in the United States
Oberlin Golf Club offers an excellent driving range, short game area, bunkers and putting green for members to practice and improve their golf skills. The course at OGC is challenging for the accomplished player yet very playable for golfers of all abilities.
Visit the Oberlin Heritage Center to explore the history of this small town with nationally significant stories.
Future home of the Underground Railroad Center
Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison visited Oberlin and dedicated a bench in the park as part of her "Bench by the Road" project.
Ohio Regional Music Arts and Cultural Outreach (ORMACO) is a nonprofit that makes music, arts and culture accessible to all, with a focus on under-served, disadvantaged and rural populations.
The Ohio Scottish Games are held at the Lorain County Fairgrounds in Wellington, Ohio on the 4th Saturday every June.
Old Indian Trail is located at Mill Hollow on North Ridge Rd.
At the Olde Avon Village you can get a glimpse of their unique shoppes and rare combination of restored 1850s homes.
Olde Towne Hall Theatre is housed in the historic North Ridgeville Olde Towne Hall. The community theatre has been producing plays for over twenty years.
Our Little World Alpacas is a 6 acre farm in Grafton home to 50 alpacas.
Paper Moon Vineyards serves a selection of regional and vinifera wines. The tasting room offers a view of the vineyard, pond, woods and an occasional bald eagle.
Tours of the house, featuring early Greek Revival architecture, are available throughout the summer and by appointment April-November.
The Pickering's invite you to stop in and experience a little country in the city!
We proudly offer fresh-picked produce from June through Halloween. Hayrides to our pick your own pumpkin patch and a corn maze in October and the market also carries a variety of Amish meats and cheeses as well as other Ohio products.
Named in honor of U.S. Steel, The Pipe Yard is the area's elite baseball facility with seating for over 1,300 and ability to host day and night games.
Primrose Path is located at the Community Foundation of Lorain County on Leavitt Rd.
Guests of this Elyria hotel will enjoy many full-service amenities. Business and leisure travelers welcome.
Located less than .5 mile from Midway Mall, 11 miles from Oberlin College, & 7 miles from the French Creek District in Avon. Elevator (new in 2015), indoor pool, and continental breakfast.
Lake Erie sportfishing/fishing charters out of Lorain. Specializing in walleye, steelhead trout and yellow perch. Docked at Spitzer Lakeside Marina.
All works are mixed media wall pieces entirely made by hand from stuffed cotton fabric, polymer clay, metal and acrylic.
Completely furnished, uniquely decorated and very private lodging for visitors to Oberlin and other destinations in Lorain County.
Rockin’ on the River is Northeast Ohio’s longest running and highest attended outdoor concert series.
Rocky Road to California is located at Mill Hollow Nursery on North Ridge Rd.
Sandy Ridge Reservation is a 310 acre wetland and wildlife preserve located in North Ridgeville.
One of several businesses located in Olde Avon Village, Sassy's is a women's boutique specializing in unique and/or one-of-a-kind merchandise.
70 acres of botanical gardens and natural woodland bordered on one side by the Vermilion River.
The City of Sheffield Lake gave boaters a much needed public access to Lake Erie by renovating the lake-front property which includes a two-lane boat launch.
Shoofly is located at Howard Born's Grain Elevator on Haigh Rd.
Conveniently located, within a 5 minute walk, to the Oberlin College campus.
This 30 acre woodland park is open to the public from dawn to dusk with picnic pavilions and grills, a splash pad, playground, tennis, basketball an sand volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, restrooms, a 1.2 mile fitness trail and 4 acre fishing lake.
Museum contains the history of painter Archibald Willard, artist of the famous "Spirit of '76." The museum also contains Revolutionary and Civil War artifacts.
Equal distance to Cleveland, Canada and the islands. Easily accessible from the east, west or south.
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.
Old West Pumpkin Fest by Day, Spooky Ranch by night.
Spreng Haus Guest Lodging, located in downtown Wellington, offers overnight guests 1300 square feet of clean and comfortable living!
Stepping Stones is located at Robert L King's Ranch on Pitts Rd.
The Stocker Arts Center is one of the top performing and visual arts venues in all of Ohio.
Mini golf, pizza, ice cream and FUN! Open year round.
Neat & clean, nice & quiet comfortable rooms. Cable TV, phone, movies. Separate rooms/arrangements for Nonsmokers and smokers.
The Super 8 Elyria has a central location to Cleveland and Sandusky attractions. All rooms offer Free Wireless High Speed Internet and a Free Continental Breakfast.
Come out and climb, zip, jump and splat at Synergy Woods.
Bustling dining room with creative American fare and brunch, plus a relaxed bar upstairs.
Features 70 guestrooms and suites, a signature restaurant and bar, and event space overlooking Tappan Square.
Nine-mile, mostly singletrack mountain bike trail inside Findley State Park in Wellington, Ohio.
Tracks in the Snow is located at Paul and Linda Fridenstine''s Barn on West Hamilton St.
Located in Olde Avon Village in the restored Alten-Casper House. The gallery features ablend of antiques and collectibles, crafted woodworking, and folk art.
Spanning two adjacent areas separated by the Vermilion River—Mill Hollow on one side and Bacon Woods on the other.
Vineyard and winery set in tranquil surroundings featuring a variety of vinifera wines grown on site and fruit wines.
27-mile trail offering both river and open water travel along the Lake Erie shores.
5.8 acre park on the shores of Lake Erie with a beach and fishing access.
Victory Park Ohio is a 60+ acre sports and entertainment complex and the home of Victory Sports Park.
The Village Inn & Efficiencies is a 17 unit lodging facility offering sleeping rooms, small and large efficiency apartments. Their rooms are clean and affordable.
Weathervane Pinwheel is located at Ed Valerius' Barn on Garfield Rd.
Wellington Country Inn Bed and Breakfast is located in the heart of Wellington.
This 550 acre park provides opportunities for hiking, biking, strolling, fishing, boating, and wildlife observation.
Monument to the Wellington-Oberlin rescuers that participated in the 1858 rescue of fugitive slave John Price.
Their rentals include: kayaks, canoes, paddle boards, and bikes.
Affiliated with West River Paddle Sports, West River Paddling Company is a specialty retail location.
Here lie former slaves, famous abolitionists, and many who have become known as Oberlin's faces of change. Click here for a map to guide you through Oberlin's faces of change who now rest here.
Bring out your inner artist with a fun, relaxed acrylic painting class.
Located just minutes from the Oberlin College campus, the Wild Goose Inn offers a
peaceful country setting on our organic farm overlooking the Oberlin Golf Club.
Enjoy wood-fired pizzas, pasta, steak & seafood along with some great wines!
The Theatre is located in a one-room schoolhouse on Middle Ridge Road in Amherst Township. It is one of the oldest "theatres in the round" in Ohio!