1435 S. Carpenter Rd.
Brunswick, OH 44212
Phone: (330) 273-1112
Fax: (330) 225-0639
Stay active and experience the great outdoors at Mill Stream Run Reservation. There are opportunities for archery, cycling, boating, fishing, hiking, sledding, and swimming. Families will love the play areas and picnic tables. There are also plenty of opportunities to observe wildlife and see local plants. Escape the urban jungle and visit Mill Stream Run Reservation for a healthy dose of nature.
The historic parcel of land that Hale Farm & Village is built on was donated to The Western Reserve Historical Society by Clara Belle Ritchie. Historic buildings from around the country were relocated to the land to create a living history museum and village called Wheatfield. Visitors will learn about life during the Civil War and the history of the region. Exhibits relating to fashion, technology, and other subjects can be seen here as well.
Owned by Peak Resorts, this site is features a pair of ski resorts in Ohio, developed in the 1960s. The skiing operations are done from Boston Mills which is the more active resort, Brandywine being the lesser active with fewer operating hours. Between the two peaks, there are 18 trails of various skiing levels, a tubing park, four terrain parks and two beginners’ trails. They have 16 lifts including surface lifts, chair lifts, magic carpet and fixed quad lifts. Check website for tickets, programs and events.
Cuyahoga Valley National Park provides a world of natural wonders to explore just a short distance away from Cleveland. The park is centered around the Cuyahoga and features waterfalls, wildlife, caves, and plenty of fun activities for everyone in the family. There are miles of hiking and biking trails for sports enthusiasts, educational kids' programs, and exhibits relating to sustainable farming. Visit during the fall and you'll be treated to a stunning display of foliage turning yellow, red, and orange.
Situated across Market Street, the Hardesty Park is a neighborhood public park. It is an ideal picnic spot and has something for everyone. The park features sporting facilities like basketball courts, baseball fields, football courts, soccer and softball areas, a separate track for biking and a swimming pool. And, if you want to simply stroll around, it also has open spaces and walkways. Truly, Hardesty Park is a perfect hangout for the entire family.
Enjoy a relaxing day of golf in a picturesque setting at the 9-hole Mastick Woods Golf Course. The setting is much like a forest, so you'll enjoy amazing views of trees and hills throughout the day. Get all the gear you need at the onsite pro-shop. After an active day of golf, you can satisfy your hunger at the snack bar. Clubs and other equipment are available for rent.
If you have the desire to explore the beautiful world of flora and fauna, the best way to do it would be to head to Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. The zoo consists of more than 3000 animals and 600 species. Many events take place here which are educational and entertaining. You can also organize a private event here. The admission fees differ seasonally. Check the website or call ahead for further details regarding rates, credit card usage and future events.
Enjoy wintertime fun at Halloran Rink. This ice skating rink offers a day of fun for everyone in the family. You can rent skates for a small fee or bring your own, then get out on the ice! Whether you're into ice hockey, or figure skating, you'll find great activities going on here. They even offer skating lessons for beginners.
Whiskey Island Marina is not only a place to dock boats, it has something more to offer, with a variety of events and activities for the entire family. The panoramic views of lake Erie and the city are breathtaking and add to the entire sight-seeing experience. The Whiskey Island Marina also houses Sunset Grill which was voted Best Island Bar in 2007. Head here for fun, great views and good food. This is a great spot to soak up some sun during an indulgent weekend.
The Quicken Loans Arena, known as Gund Arena until 2005, opened in 1995, and is home to the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association. The Arena seats nearly 20,000, depending on the event. Situated in the Gateway Complex in downtown, it is surrounded by parking, hotels and restaurants. In addition to the Cavaliers, the arena also hosts many of the major concerts in Cleveland, as well as professional wrestling and ice-skating.
Wendy Park is named after the daughter of its founder Dan and Marge Moore. Nestled besides the Lake Erie it offers breathtaking views of the lake, The Flats and downtown. Stroll through the shoreline trails or play at one of their sand volleyball courts. Dotted with greenery, this tranquil place is a haven for everyone. It also features a prairie garden and a cafe.
Get some sun and enjoy some water sports during the warmer months at Huntington Beach. There are bathrooms, grills, and picnic areas available. Cool down with a tasty treat from Mitchell's Ice Cream, then head over to the volleyball court for an exciting game in the sand. Stay for the sunset and you'll be treated to a panoply of colors across the water.