The Wilds, located near Cumberland, Ohio, is one of the largest and most innovative conservation centers in the world, spanning 14 square miles in Southeastern Ohio. Board a Safari Transport or Open-Air Safari to view and learn about rare and endangered animals from around the world roaming freely in large, natural habitat, including rhinos, giraffes, zebras and antelope.
Visitors can pick their own P.A.C.E. -- Personal Adventure in Conservation Education -- and depart the transports during the tour at destinations like the Lake Trail and the new Mid-Sized Carnivore Conservation Center that features cheetahs, African wild dogs, and dholes. Also available are evening Sunset Safaris, Family Camp Weekends, private Wildside Tours, overnight packages at Nomad Ridge at the Wilds, special monthly theme activity weekends, the Overlook Cafe, Gift Market, private and group tours, Birding Station, Butterfly Habitat walking trail, summer youth WildeCamps, Lodge at the Wilds, Winter Safari Tours, memberships and more.
The Wilds is open daily from Memorial Day to Labor Day and weekends in the months of May, September and October.
- Address: 14000 International Rd
Cumberland, Ohio 43732
- Phone: Local Number: 7406385030
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: http://www.thewilds.org
Buckeye Lake KOA
A family campground with two lodges, 275 campsites on 40 acres, shaded tent areas, three bathroom/shower facilities, and 15 Kamping Kabins. A pool, game room, basketball court, horseshoes, shuffleboard, miniature golf, bicycle rentals and other family-friendly activities. Open April 1 - Oct. 31
- Address: 4460 Walnut Rd.
Buckeye Lake, Ohio 43008
- Phone: Local Number: (740) 928-0706
- Website: http://www.koa.com/where/oh/35101