Shelby/Mansfield KOA Resort
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Sink a putt at KOA's 18 hole mini-golf course with a stream & pond. Try the hot tub or settle into the rocking chairs by the fishing lake at the gazebo. Camp on the large spacious pull thrus, or kick back in one of the Deluxe Cabins, or Camping Cabins. Theme weekends and weekday activities all summer long! Kids crafts on Saturday mornings, and wine & cheese tasting on Saturday evenings for the adults. Create fond memories in this beautiful country, wooded setting, while being close to many Ohio attractions. Great facilites for groups, families & rallies. Don't forget our Lazer Tag and Gem Mining area. Breakfast,fresh pizza, ice cream in our KOA Kafe. The campground is an all inclusive, which includes miniature golf, pedal karts, boats, jumping pilllow, jumping pad, pool, fitness center for registered campers.
April 28 - October 15
1 Cedar Point Dr
Sandusky, OH 44870
People throughout the entire world know about Cedar Point . It's the number-one rated amusement park on the planet. This year Cedar Point will debut "Windseeker", a 30-story-tall swing ride. Windseeker will tower above everything around its location on the beach, rising almost as high as the Millennium Force roller coaster's giant first hill. The new WindSeeker will be a 301-foot-tall tower that will spin riders nearly 30 stories above the Lake Erie shoreline. At the top, the swings will be reaching speeds between 25-30 mph, flaring out almost 45 degreees from the tower. Every year more than three million people visit Cedar Point.
Miss Ohio Festival
The Miss Ohio Festival kicks off Miss Ohio Week. It is held the weekend prior to the Miss Ohio Scholarship Pageant in downtown Mansfield in June. The Miss Ohio Scholarship Program will feature 29 young women from around the state of Ohio. Festival is held June.
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
7721 Steams Corner Rd
Lexington, OH 44904
This 2.4 -mile road course boasts six national and international motorsports events during its season. Fans can roam the 330-acre facility, spread a blanket on one of the grassy mounds and enjoy the races. We are only Â½ hour away.
176 E. Main St
Lexington, OH 44904
Featuring Â¼ mile go-kart track, miniature golf, batting cages, arcade, kids race track and play area.
Richland Carrousel Park
75 N Main St
Mansfield, OH 44902
Richland Carrousel Park was the first new hand carved wooden carousel to be built since the early 1930s. Fifty-two beautiful animals and two chariots at this indoor facility. Accessible to the handicapped.
Plymouth Historical Society
7 E. Main St
Plymouth, OH 44865
A historical museum in the heart of Ohio depicting small town and rural life from the 1820's to the present, with Fate Root Heath Factory locomotives and Silver King tractors. The museum is located in Plymouth, just 10 minutes from the campground.
900 Park Ave West
Mansfield, OH 44906
Kingwood is the 47-acre former estate of Charles K. King. The grounds are renowned for both their historic significance and the brilliant floral displays of the new gardens. The French Provincial mansion contains many rooms decorated with Mr. King's original furnishings and one of Ohio's outstanding horticultural libraries. An elegant greenhouse features year-round displays and plant sales. The extensive grounds offer opportunities for hiking and quiet isolation from vehicles.
The Living Bible Museum
500 Tingley Ave
Mansfield, OH 44905
Witness the Holy Bible come to life before your very eyes with 59 life-sized dioramas accompanied with special effects and an audio text will provide for you an experience you will never forget. The Museum also includes Miracles of the Old Testament, Ohio's only wax museum and the Christian Martyrs. A collection of rare Bibles, woodcarvings, and American Votive Folk Art are now on display. The museum is non-denominational; each tour is one hour in length and wheelchair accessible. Tour guides are provided.
Ohio Bird Sanctuary
3774 Orweiler Rd
Mansfield, OH 44903
The Ohio Bird Sanctuary is located on the headwater of the Clearfork River in Mansfield, Ohio. The marsh and old growth forest offers great birding and hiking opportunities. Enjoy seeing birds up close at the birds of prey or by walking through the songbird aviary. The Ohio Bird Sanctuary is also a wildlife rehabilitation for native bird species. Groups can schedule "Falcon & Friends", a live bird presentation.
Ohio Genealogical Society
611 SR 97 W
Bellville, OH 44813
This is a 10,000-volume genealogical library, primarily for Ohio family research, including census records, cemetery listings, Bible records, vertical files, manuscripts, newspapers, and lineage paper for First Families of Ohio.
Ohio State Reformatory
100 Reformatory Rd
Mansfield, OH 44905
With the cornerstone laid in 1886, this castle-like prison was designed as a reformatory for young offenders. Abandoned in 1990, the original cellblocks and administration areas remain intact. Four major motion pictures have been filmed on location including "The Shawshank Redemption" and "Air Force One". Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, tour admissions are applied directly to the preservation of the building. Not handicapped accessible.
Great American Crossroads
108 S Sandusky Ave
Bucyrus, OH 44820
"Great American Crossroads" depicts many stories and scenes in the mural. The people and activities were chosen from various times throughout the last 100 years. Over 130 Bucyrus citizens modeled for the artist, 88 of whom can be found in the mural. The mural artist is Eric Grohe of Marysville, Washington. Also designed and painted by Eric Grohe during the summer and fall of 2001, "Liberty Remembers" honors veterans of all wars. The portraits of 284 Crawford County veterans flank Lady Liberty, who is embracing a dying soldier. During the painting of this mural, the events of September 11, 2001, unfolded. Immediately after, Eric painted a phrase on the banner which he taped to the mural and later incorporated in the painting. The phrase, "Our flag still waves. Her torch still shines," can be seen on the back arch of the monument. About 25 minutes from the campground.
1300 Ohio 18
Norwalk, OH 44857
Summit Motorsports Park is a family owned business purchased by Bill Bader, Sr. in 1974 and run today by Bill Bader, Jr. Summit Motorsports Park (SMP) is located two miles east of the City of Norwalk, Ohio, at the intersection of State Routes 18 and 601. Family entertainment is SMP's core business, with nearly 500,000 visitors each year enjoying drag racing events from April through October. The schedule has grown from 24 events in 1974 to 90 events in 2009. Providing outstanding guest service, entertainment and fun with a focus on family entertainment is our mantra. Our two biggest races of the year, The Summit Racing Night Under Fire present by Amalie Motor Oil is July 5 9, 2012. You can purchase tickets to these or any of our events online.
1414 N Sandusky Ave,
Bucyrus, OH 44820
TASTE THE DIFFERENCE
David and Miriam Cooper began Coopers Mill in 1969 alongside their Bucyrus home with just a picnic table and a desire to share their homegrown fruits and vegetables with others. Nearly 45 wonderful years have passed and the Cooper's tradition continues only under the new ownership and management of brothers Jason & Justin McMullen. The McMullens continue to produce the same high quality, homemade jams, jellies and apple butter which customers have become accustomed to and love using the same recipes that have been passed down for generations.What makes Cooper's Mill products so different from the rest? Our irresistible apple butter is cooked slowly in 50-gallon copper kettles over a wood fire, and our delicious jams and jellies are made in small batches using so that the best flavor and consistency is obtained every time. We never use any artificial colors, sweeteners or preservatives. All Cooper's Mill products are proudly made in Bucyrus, OH using our own original recipes.
115 Crossroads Blvd
Bucyrus, OH 44820
Hi and welcome to the latest and exciting adventure for Crossroads Original Designs. As a company we have been very blessed over the last several years thanks to our loyal customers, and we are thrilled to introduce you to the next step for the company. Crossroads Original Designs Factory Store is located in the Crossroads Industrial Park in Bucyrus, OH.
From Shelby, W on SR 39; at junction of SR 39 and SR 96, stay on SR 39 for 2 mi, then R on Baker 47 for 4 mi Check www.shelbymansfieldkoa.com for exact directions to campground
Rules to live by at Shelby/Mansfield KOA
Be considerate of fellow campers.
Ride bicycles ONLY during daylight hours.
One family and camping unit per site is allowed; a family is defined as parents plus minor children living with them. We do not allow tents on rv sites.
Campsites are assigned. Do not set up on any site or move to another site without first checking with the office. Please walk or drive around any campsites other than your own, whether it is occupied or not.
The registered camper is responsible for the behavior of all persons occupying or visiting their site. After 10 pm all children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian when off their site.
Quiet hours are from 11 pm to 8 am.
Speed limit is 5 mph. Three-wheeled electric motorized scooters are permitted for use by guests only really needing them. Campersâ€™ golf carts are permitted if approved by the management.
Carpets: Thank you for not putting carpets on our grass. Only carpets that are made specifically â€œto breathâ€� are allowed to be placed on the grass, and we ask that you bring them up during the night so the grass can breathe. We, and the next camper on that site, value the nice green grass.
Trash: All trash must be wrapped in plastic bags and put in front of your campsite. We will pickup between 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Please donâ€™t leave trash out after our last pickup.
Alcohol: Alcoholic beverages are allowed on your campsite only; no intoxication or rowdiness is tolerated.
Fitness Center: Children under 14 are not allowed in the fitness center. Children 14-17 must have a parent present in the fitness center.
Swimming Pool: Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. Swimmers in the swimming pool must wear swimsuits designed as swimwear, no street type clothes. Babies must wear swim diapers with rubber pants. No life guards are on duty. Swim at your own risk.
Lakes: Lakes are off limits after dusk and before dawn. Fishing: All fishing is on a catch-and-release program and only in the fishing lake. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult around all ponds. Fishing is for registered campers and paid visitors only.
Fireworks and Firearms: All use of firearms, bow and arrows, or other weapons on the premises is strictly prohibited. No firearms are permitted on the property. No fireworks are permitted to be set off on the property.
Pets: Aggressive dogs of any breed are not welcome. If your dog shows behavior that is protective and unfriendly to strangers, please leave it home. If you decide to bring your dog and it exhibits this type of behavior the owner or management will ask you to please find other camping accommodations. All pets must be registered at office; there isn't any charge except for cabins. Please keep pets quiet. If you leave your site, your pet must be put in your trailer or a kennel. Owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets. NO PETS IN BUILDINGS OR PLAYGROUNDS.