- Destination Mansfield – Richland County

Create Your Own Trip

Don't settle for ordinary when you can find never-before seen or done experiences through our local ideas and themed travel.

Johnny Appleseed Historic Byway

Whether you are a resident, guest to our area, or just passing through, the Johnny Appleseed Historic Byway will enhance your experience. Although John “Appleseed” Chapman was born in Massachusetts on September...

Fall Fun

Bask in the color of Fall while flying through the trees on a zipline; pick apples with the family; ride horses on over 88 miles of trails; hike the hills; or shop the festivals.Check out this year's list of FALL ACTIVITIES, ...


Spending time traveling and exploring with your kids or grandkids can create such great memories. However, sometimes you need to make sure the places you plan to visit offer an experience suitable for children. Explore these truly "Kid-friendly" places to ensure the trip caters to the whole family.

Gardens and Greenhouses

Take your green thumb or your love of gardening on a day full of fun.  Tour gardens, greenhouses, and a nature center or get your hands dirty at the patches and orchards picking blueberries and apples. 

Holiday Festivities

Fill your holidays with sights, sounds, and memories.  Explore decorated mansions, take in live theatre, take a sleigh ride and pick out your tree, drive through the amazing light display, and tour BibleWalk for the mean...

Lincoln Highway

Drive the roads that started the "roadtrip" craze by traveling the historic Lincoln Highway, the first road across America. Enjoy restaurants, attractions, and quaint shops on or near this historic route.

Local Summer Music


If one day of travel is good, two must be better! Take your time and enjoy your getaway with one of our overnight packages at one of our hotels or bed & breakfasts. Search our packages by the lodging property or by a theme that catches your interest.

Night of Fright

BOOOO!! Looking for the scariest, creepiest experience this Halloween season? Get ready to scream with horror!!!!

Snow Day

Everybody loves a Snow Day! Whether you can't wait to hit the slopes on your snowboard or prefer time with nature on a cross-country trail, we've got plenty of winter fun. Snow tubing creates an adventure for all ages, so grab the family (grandparents included) and make memories. With a ski resort, tubing park, and overnight ski packages, start planning your perfect Snow Day!

Sweet Treats

Splurge on one of the many treats the area offers from homemade bundt cakes, chocolate, and teas to old fashioned floats and coffees to energize you.   Relax with a friend or grab something to go from our food truck...

Travel our Trails

Follow the path of Hollywood in Mansfield, Ohio on the Shawshank Trail, a self-guided driving tour of the 14 area filming sites of the movie The Shawshank Redemption. Ride over 88 miles of Horse Trails or bike the 18.4 mile B&O Bike Trail. Explore an eclectic Wine & Ale Trail featuring wineries, wine bars, and microbrewery full of historic buildings, local food, and tastings.

The Shawshank Trail
Snow Trails
Oak Park Tavern
Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District
Best Western Richland Inn
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