Winter Rush and Respite

by DiscoverOhio

Enjoy fresh air and recreation in Mansfield with some invigorating outdoor activities.

Snow Trails ski resort has renovated a few buildings, re-graded slopes and opened a new trail, Timberline, which is said to be Ohio's longest. You can ski, snowboard or tube at this popular ski spot just off I-71.

Relax after your workout at the beautiful Somewhere in Time Bed & Breakfast, which offers amenities such as breakfast in bed.

The next day, work up an appetite while hiking in the Mohican State Park and its adjacent forest. There are plenty of routes to choose from with 45 miles of trails in the park and forest.

Have lunch or dinner just down the road at the Malabar Farm Restaurant, which features fresh, tasty foods, many made with ingredients from the nearby Malabar Farm.



Tour Stops

  • Snow Trails Winter Resort

    Snow Trails has been Ohio’s most popular winter sports destination since 1961. There are six chairlifts and three conveyor carpet lifts serving 17 runs, including three terrain parks and a tubing park on 80 acres. The Resort boasts being "Ohio's first and finest" since it has a reputation for many Midwest firsts. 

    • Address: 3100 Possum Run Rd.
      Mansfield, Ohio 44903
    • Phone: Toll-Free: 800OHIOSKI
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  • Somewhere In Time Bed & Breakfast

    Take your spirit back to the early 1900s and enjoy the warm and friendly atmosphere of the old Martin Touby Mansion. Read a book in the parlor… sit in the garden near the old spring house… or walk to the barn and pasture where horses and other animals spend their days... or request a picnic lunch by the creek. Owner and hostess, Nancy Jane Tumeo, welcomes her guests, friends and meeting groups and caters to individual need whether you are just relaxing for the weekend, family outings/slumber parties, holding a seminar, scrap booking, baby/wedding showers, small weddings, transferring to the area or just stopping to say hello.

    Accommodations include two large rooms with king-size beds, two queen bedrooms and one room with 3/4 antique beds. Most bedrooms have private baths. All bedrooms have DVD/VCR's with hundreds of movies by choice. A full breakfast is included. Guests may spend quiet time in the parlor reading or playing the piano as well as conducting confidential business or join other guests in the gathering room to socialize and/or watch TV. Wireless hi-speed internet with fax and copier aviliable as well.

    Come stay with me, enjoy the beautiful workmanship of the old homestead with Victorian to modern furnishings.

    • Address: 1150 State Route 97
      Lexington, Ohio 44904
    • Phone: Local Number: (419) 884-8885
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  • Mohican State Park

    Mohican State Park is located in Ashland County near Loudonville. Mohican State Park is in the heart of beautiful Amish Country. Hike on 13 miles of trails along & above the dramatic gorge of the Clearfork River, a National Natural Landmark. Go horseback riding in the adjacent state forest (bring your own horse). Picnic areas have tables, grills & reservable shelters. Nature programs provide summer entertainment. Wading & tubing the Clearfork River is a great hot-weather pursuit. Private canoe liveries rent canoes. Fly-fishing on the river is popular. Hunting is permitted in the adjacent state forest.

    Relax in a lodge guest room or cozy cottage. The lodge features a dining room, lounge, and indoor & outdoor pools.

    The 2 bdrm. cottages feature kitchen, living room w/fireplace, dining area, screened porch, bathroom, heat & A/C. several cottages are pet friendly.
    The campground offers 118 campsites with electric hookups; 33 full-hookup sites with electric, sewer and water; and 35 non-electric sites including 12 walk-in tent sites.  Amenities are a swimming pool, hot showers & modern restrooms. Try hassle-free camping in a Camper Cabin.

    Camping rates (weekends) range from $21/night to $31/night for non-electric/electric sites, and $39/night for full hookup sites. Camper cabins are $50/night. Cottages range from $110 to $115/night. Call 1-866-644-6727 for reservations.

    • Address: 3116 State Route 3
      Loudonville, Ohio 44842
    • Phone: Local Number: 4199945125
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