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Located just one hour North of Columbus and South of Cleveland, Snow Trails is nestled in the Possum Run Valley, less than two miles from I-71 and State Route 13 Mansfield/Bellville interchange at Exit 169. Guests often comment, “Snow Trails feels like a resort close to home yet worlds apart,” as they navigate their way through the Possum Run Valley and approach this winter adventure hot spot. Snow Trails offers skiing and snowboarding on broad evergreen lined slopes, with four terrain parks, three glade skiing areas, plus an area dedicated to Snow Tubing. “No Experience Necessary” in the Vertical Descent Snow Tubing Park at Snow Trails. You will find a snack bar, restrooms, and panoramic views of tubers sliding by, in its very own Tubing Park lodge. Outside a fire ring with seating, made of logs from the resort property, will round out your experience.

Snow Trails is home to a massive snowmaking system, with multiple water sources, a state-of-the-art Cooling Tower to chill the water for making more snow, faster, after being pumped through four 300hp vertical electric turbine pumps out to 46 Tower Mounted and 9 Portable Snow Guns. We want to ensure your fun on the Slopes and in the Tubing Park from December through March!

Snow Trails offers you the “Most User Friendly Beginner’s Area Complex in the Region.”  You will find the best ski and snowboard equipment in the Experience Rental Center, located within the Beginner’s Area Complex at Snow Trails. Convenient self-service boot fitting before certified Rental Technicians fit you to state-of-the-art Rossignol skis, with Auto Turn Technology, to make learning easy and fun! For snowboarders, you will be fitted with the latest boots and snowboards with strap-in bindings.

You are now ready for the fun and excitement of sliding on snow! Friendly and helpful Snow Sports Instructors are ready and waiting to introduce you into the progression of the Beginner’s Area Complex with Group and Private Lessons. Once comfortable sliding on level snow surfaces of the Complex base area, the gentle gradual grade of the Never Ever Slope is perfectly accompanied by a newly added Never Ever Carpet Lift, similar to a moving sidewalk in an airport, ready and waiting to carry guests uphill to avoid a dreaded trek. Just a few yards away, you will find the newly added Beginner’s Area Carpet Lift located on the Bunny Slope, for the next step of your easy progression on skis. Snow Trails is all about your quality experience on snow, which is why the Beginner’s Area Complex rounds-out its offerings with the slow-moving Beginner’s Double Chairlift, to learn the fun of loading and unloading from a chairlift before taking your newly acquired skills to the intermediate Timberline Trail- “Longest Ski Slope in Ohio.”

After a day in the unique alpine atmosphere at Snow Trails, you will be happy to have tried something new and sure to be left saying, “Winter IS FUN at Snow Trails!” Snow Trails is located at 3100 Possum Run Rd. Mansfield, OH 44903. Find more information about Snow Trails visit
Just five miles South on I-71 you will find the perfect resting place for yourself, and yet more entertainment for the kids. Comfort Inn Splash Harbor indoor water park is a fantastic getaway location conveniently located midway between Columbus and Cleveland just off of I-71.  Splash Harbor is Ohio’s premier water park for young families.  With a 6,000 square foot water park, there are many fun activities to enjoy like: a 49’ looping slide, a floating raft, 2 - water basketball hoops, 2 – hot tubs, a spray ground, a kiddie pool and outdoor patio.  Many parents say, “We love Splash Harbor because it is big enough to have a lot of fun, but small enough for us to keep track of our children.”

Besides all of the water fun, you can enjoy a video game room, fitness center, and complimentary deluxe continental breakfast buffet. The spacious guest rooms have all of the conveniences you will need like: 32” flat panel televisions with full cable and HBO, coffer makers, hair dryers, safe, and free WiFi. Some rooms have Microwaves and refrigerators.  Also, for your added comfort, Comfort Inn Splash Harbor is a smoke free facility!

Depending on what time of year you come to stay, you can enjoy skiing at Snow Trails Winter Resort, just 6 miles away, or many outdoor activities and tourist destinations like Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, or many area golf courses.

To plan your family trip or group outing, just visit our web site at to see pictures and all there is to do in the area.  You can also call us at 419 886-4000 for more information.

The November Prize Package for FOUR(4) includes:

  • Overnight Room at “Comfort Inn Splash Harbor” for up to Four guests for Two Nights
  • Hot Continental Breakfast each morning
  •  “Let’s Get Started” Skiing or Snowboarding Package (9yrs & Up)
    • Offering Ski Area Ticket, Ski or Snowboard Equipment Rental, and Group Lesson (9yrs & Up)
  • Dinner at The Last Run Bar and Deli
  • Snow Trails Souvenir Package- Logo items and swag from Snow Trails Ski Shop

(Over $700 Package Value)

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