Ohio Camper 2024 NW Attractions

ATTRACTIONS 

Sauder Village – Archbold. Ohio’s largest living history destination with costumed craftsmen demonstrating skills from the 1800s.

African Safari Wildlife Park – Port Clinton. Drive-thru safari allows visitors to get up close and personal with hundreds of animals from around the world.

Cedar Point Amusement Park – Sandusky. World renowned rides, entertainment, food, and games. 

Goodtime I Lake Erie Island Cruises – Sandusky. Fun on the Great Lake with family-oriented island and sunset cruises to Friday Night Party Cruises.

Seneca Caverns – Bellevue. Guided 1-hour tour through seven rooms or levels of amazing underground cavern preserved in its natural state.

Toledo Zoo – Toledo. Family fun with over 10,000 animals representing 720 species from around the world.

FOOD & BEVERAGE 

Black Angus Tavern & Grill – Van Wert. Classic steakhouse, with chicken, sandwiches, pasta, pizza, and subs.

Boone’s Steer Barn – Upper Sandusky. Local fixture since 1965, known for its steaks and pasta served in a historic barn atmosphere.

Porkbelly BBQ – Bowling Green. Slow-pit traditional BBQ over cherry wood, with pork, chicken, brisket with a variety of sauces and signature sides.

The Boardwalk – Put-in-Bay. Famous lobster bisque and specialty drinks with a family-friendly menu with panoramic views overlooking the harbor.

The Met – Lima. Unique atmosphere with eclectic menu featuring chef’s creative takes on apps, salads, sandwiches, flatbreads, sides, desserts, and more.

HISTORY 

Armstrong Air & Space Museum – Wapakoneta. Tribute to Neil Armstrong and Ohioans’ contributions to aviation and space exploration through evolving exhibits. 

Edison Birthplace – Milan. Guided hour-long tours featuring collection of Thomas Edison’s early inventions, documents, and family mementos.

Hancock Historical Museum – Findlay. Expansive local and Ohio history in 9 facilities including an 1881 home filled with photographs, artifacts, and over 70,000 books.

Sauder Village – Archbold. Ohio’s largest living history destination with costumed craftsmen demonstrating skills from the 1800s.

Vermilion History Museum – Vermilion. Artifacts from Vermilion’s past, including the city’s print shop from the early 1900s with rare presses and linotype machines.

RECREATION 

Fostoria Country Club – Fostoria. One of northwest Ohio’s finest public golf courses, with bent grass greens and fairways and challenges for all skill levels.

Ghoul Runnings Kayak Adventures – Fremont. Exciting paddle trips on the scenic Sandusky River, from standard river expeditions to sunset and full moon adventures.

Grand Lake St. Marys – Celina. Ohio’s largest inland lake with marinas for boat launching and rentals, with fishing, boating, swimming, birding, and recreational trails. 

Lake Loramie State Park – Fort Loramie. Outstanding sanctuary for birding enthusiasts, and ideal for hiking, biking, kayaking and fishing.

Portage River Paddling Co. – Port Clinton. Kayak, canoe, and paddle board rentals on the Portage River, with abundant wildlife and beautiful scenery.

SHOPPING

Amish Vault – Bucyrus. Handcrafted Amish-made furniture, home fashions, jewelry, candles, gourmet food, gifts, and more.

Black Lab Trading Company – Bluffton. Boutique with unique artisan gifts, toys, women and children’s clothing, antiques, and home décor.

Libby Glass Factory Outlet – Toledo. Find bargains from America’s #1 glassware company, from glass and dinnerware, to barware, candles, and home décor.

Maumee Antique Mall – Maumee. You’re sure to find treasures with almost 3 acres and over 170 dealers displaying antiques and collectibles.

Re:Vive Home Décor & More – Sidney. Artwork, painted furniture, home décor, pottery, glassware, gifts, books, and more featuring local artists.