Exciting things ahead

The Ramblin’ Road trip offers visitors the opportunity to get off the beaten path and go back in time. Visit our quaint villages, historic attractions and small family owned businesses. Located in West Central Ohio; Logan, Union and Champaign counties’ attractions are accessible from US 33, US 68, and US 36.

The three counties offer many attractions for all ages.

All three counties have trails of flavors. Discover stops that will tempt your taste buds, such as Marie’s Candies, where over 80 varieties of candies await, made from only the highest quality ingredients. Visit Freshwater Farms for a wonderful selection of trout, smoked or seasoned, in fillets, patties or spreads, or take time to pet the Great Lakes sturgeon in their just-for-fun petting zoo.

Relax and enjoy the many wineries and small family owned restaurants along the way. With everything there is to do, you will be able to fill your day…maybe even two.

Wonderful discoveries await you...

Logan County History Center

The Center includes the Logan County Museum, Logan County Transportation Museum, and the Orr Mansion.

This location is home to the Logan County Historical Society that dates back to the 1930’s.

Enter the doors of this magnificent old mansion and journey through time.

521 E Columbus Ave Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 593-7557

Richwood Bank

Richwood Bank is, first and foremost, a community. After all, they are a ‘community bank.’ This community is built with the initiation to serve you. With that in mind, Richwood Bank has expert leaders ready to give you insight and expertise in financial decisions.

Enjoy their many  convenient locations in Richwood, Plain City, Marysville, LaRue, Huntsville, and Delaware.

28 N Franklin St Richwood, OH 43344
(740) 943-2317

Honda Heritage Center

The Honda Heritage Center™ highlights the company’s successes in North America over the last half century with an array of historical, current and future products – each with its own story. Their history is showcased with everything from their state-of-the-art prototypes to their vintage motorcycles and cars.

24025 Honda Pkwy Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 644-6888

Indian Lake

With 39 miles of shoreline, Indian Lake is perfect for boating, fishing, and swimming. However, if your family hasn’t developed sea legs just yet, be sure to check out their hiking, shopping, picnicking and camping. Relax, renew, and rediscover Indian Lake.

8200 S. R. 366, Suite 2 Russells Point, OH 43348
(937) 843-5392

Holland Theatre

The theater’s Flemish gable and rose brick exterior houses the 17th century Dutch cityscape interior. Holland Theatre is a token to Logan County’s past and future.

Achieving their mission to serve the arts, it’s flourished into a beautiful place for musicals, plays, and movies.

127 E Columbus Ave Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 592-9002

Piatt Castles

Built in the late 19th century, both Mac-A-Cheek & Mac-O-Chee Castles are on the national register of historic places.  They have become a family-owned museum that contains over 200 years of Ohio history.

Enjoy a self-guided tour, your next event venue, or one of the many hosted events.

10051 Twp Rd 47 West Liberty, OH 43357
(937) 465-2821

A and E Camping Resort

With over 76 acres in the beautiful rolling hills of Logan County, Ohio, their campground is perfect for a relaxing getaway. Whether you want to ‘rough it’ in one of their primitive campsites or cabins or indulge in all the comforts of a full RV hook-up or a lodge, A and E Camping Resort is the place to go.

3299 State Route 540 Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 593-0220

Markin Farms Zipline Adventures

Come and experience the adventure of 90 acres of beautiful farmland for zipliners to enjoy. Enjoy the Sunset or Twilight Zip for spectacular and unique sky views. Don’t miss the Markin Zipline Canopy Tour that consists of 13 ziplines and five high rope challenge areas.

550 Township Road 30 E West Liberty, OH 43357
(937) 465-0358

Marysville Art League at the Houston House

In historic Uptown Marysville, visit a unique art gallery offering fun cupcake and canvas classes, tours, and more. Their mission is to promote the visual and performing arts in Union County and surrounding areas, while maintaining the history and preservation of the Historical Houston House.

264 W 5th St Marysville, OH 43040 
(937) 243-6985

Marmon Valley Farm

Marmon Valley has been serving up farm fresh fun for 50 years. During the last half-century, it’s grown and developed with two memorial projects and tons of family-friendly fun. This Agri-tainment Farm Park with horseback riding and farm-style recreation has 150 horses and ponies for year-round rental.

7754 State Route 292 S Zanesfield, OH 43360
(937) 593-8000

Fresh Water Farms of Ohio

Freshwater Farms has become the epicenter for aquaculture innovation and Ohio’s largest indoor fish hatchery. This family-friendly farm is open year-round for tours, petting zoo, and farm market with the freshest fish in Ohio. There is something for everyone!

2624 N U.S. Highway 68 Urbana, OH 43078
(800) 634-7434 | (937) 652-3701

Mitchell’s Berries, LLC

Taste the farm fresh difference! Their specialties include colorful fields of raspberries, strawberries, asparagus, edamame, corn, and more.

9331 Mitchell-Dewitt Rd. Plain City, Ohio 43064
(937) 243-0635

Darby Creek Golf Course

Explore two distinct nine hole layouts nestled in the pristine countryside of Union County.

19300 Orchard Road Marysville, OH 43040
(800) 343-2729

Kiser Lake State Park

Enjoy camping, fishing, boating, or hiking at this 531-acre park!
4889 St Rt 235 Conover, OH 45317
(937) 362-3565

Birch Bark Canoe Livery

Canoe on the waters of the Mad River or enjoy great trout fishing!
1455 River Rd, Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 652-2663

Johnny Appleseed Museum

World’s largest collection of John Chapman records & memorabilia. Tours by appointment.
579 College Way Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 772-9297

Cedar Bog Nature Preserve

Ohio’s most diverse and endangered glacial ecosystem. Tour the bog and visit the education center.
980 Woodburn Rd Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 484-3744

Simon Kenton Bike Trail

Nearly 20-mile span of paved pathways connecting Urbana to Downtown Springfield, crossing the Buck Creek Trail in Clark County.

Champaign Aviation Museum

Experience World War II airplane restoration projects in action!
1652 N Main St Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 652-4710

The MAiZE at Little Darby Creek

Fall fun on this 125 acre family farm is filled with hayrides, pumpkin patches, corn cannons, a cow train, and more!
8657 Axe Handle Rd Milford Center, OH 43045
(937) 349-4781

Ohio Caverns

 The largest and most beautiful caves in Ohio. Open year round, the caverns stay a consistent 54 ̊ Fahrenheit.
2210 SR 245 E West Liberty, OH 43357
(937) 465-4017

Mockingbird Meadows

Honey and herbs with healing intent. Stop by the shop at their farm to peruse dozens of remedial herb infused honey compounds.
16671 Burns Rd Marysville, OH 43040
(614) 354-5162

Phoenix Bat Company

Producing state-of-the-art wooden baseball bats for over 10 years! Welcoming tours and walk-ins!

7801 Corporate Blvd Plain City, OH 43064
(614) 873-7776

Pottersburg Bridge

Just one of Union County’s charming covered bridges along the Big Darby Plains Scenic Byway. Pack a picnic, enjoy a stroll down the multi-use trail, and don’t forget our Annual Covered Bridge Bluegrass Festival in September.

North Lewisburg, OH 43060

Mad River Mountain

The place for winter family fun. 24 trails, 144 acres, 12 lifts, 133 fan guns, Midnight Madness, and Avalanche Tubing Park.

1000 Snow Valley Rd Zanesfield, OH 43360
(937) 599-1015

Disc Golf Course

Nestled within Melvin Miller Park, enjoy this challenging nine-basket course!

731 Children’s Home Rd Urbana, OH 43078

Marysville Super 8

Make a comfortable stop on your Central Ohio travels. Just off the intersection of Routes 33 and 36. Enjoy this handicapped-accessible and pet friendly hotel that’s heavy on amenities, but light on price. Wake up energized with a swim in the pool, a free breakfast, and free Wi-Fi.

16510 Square Dr Marysville, OH 4304
(937) 644-8821

Bellefontaine Super 8

Located conveniently off of highway 68, it’s near all the local hot spots. Equipped with convenient amenities, your stay will be met with a free continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi, and access to their gym. If you are just passing through, you’ll be sure to enjoy their free truck and bus parking.

1117 North Main Street, Bellefontaine, OH 43311
1(800) 454-3213

The Ivory Inn of St. Paris

Known as the comfort in the heart of Champaign County, this inn has three beautiful bedrooms with private baths. The Ivory Inn can be booked by the room or as the entire house. This venue also offers a picturesque background to satisfy your various event requirements. Enjoy your stay!

322 S Springfield St Saint Paris, OH 43072
(937) 857-9616

A and E Camping Resort

With over 76 acres in the beautiful rolling hills of Logan County, Ohio, their campground is perfect for a relaxing getaway. Whether you want to ‘rough it’ in one of their primitive campsites or cabins or indulge in all the comforts of a full RV hook-up or a lodge, A and E Camping Resort is the place to go.

3299 State Route 540 Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 593-0220

Escape Route 508, Bed & Breakfast

Relax and recover at this rural Ohio Bed & Breakfast. Enjoy the stillness and quiet adventures of the country, while still being an easy, close drive to some of the big Ohio cities. Your stay here will provide a relaxing place to reconnect with loved ones.

980 State Route 508 West Liberty, OH 43357
(937) 210-2465

Marysville Hampton Inn

The Hampton Inn Marysville hotel is located just minutes from Columbus. There, a friendly staff and a cozy, clean hotel will welcome you. Even away from home, enjoy their home-like amenities with cable TV, high-speed interned access, complimentary breakfast, gym, and relaxing indoor pool.

16610 Square Dr Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 642-3777

Bellefontaine Comfort Inn

260 Northview Dr Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 599-5555

Marysville Comfort Inn

16420 Allenby Dr Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 644-0400

Urbana Inn & Suites

1490 E US Hwy 36 Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 484-4120

The Hopkins House

8422 SR 29 Mechanicsburg, OH 43044
(937) 834-5400

Scioto Inn

205 Scioto St Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 508-4546

Bootstrap & Co. Creative Studios

Bootstrap has the expertise of Wall Street and the care of Main Street. This full-service marketing agency will exceed your marketing expectations with topnotch customer service, quality standards, and bountiful knowledge. With them, you’ll get the most out of your marketing budget.

569 S Main St Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 653-5764

St. Paris Hardware

You will be met with a friendly staff that takes the time to provide their customers with the products, knowledge, and support for each and every one of their projects. With a large selection of products at competitive prices, you’ll want to stop by for all your DIY projects.

114 W Main St St. Paris, OH 43072
(937) 663-4251

St. Paris Embroidery

St. Paris Embroidery is your local shirt shop dedicated to bringing the best quality work to their customers. It’s the place to create an impact with customized and quality shirts to advertise your brand. From uniforms, to brand apparel, to group shirts—this is the local shop for you.

104 W Main St, St. Paris, OH 43072
(937) 663-4936

Antique & Vintage Shops of Urbana, Ohio

Urbana is home to a unique collection of vintage shops. These shops are filled with one-of-a-kind finds that can’t be found anywhere else. Enjoy the close proximity and a stroll through the charming and vintage downtown while you’re there. Plan a visit and take a memento of your historic trip.

Urbana, OH 43078
(877) 873-5764

Carlisle Gifts

There’s nothing like browsing an Amish Country shop.

In the midst of green growing fields, rural industry, and the typical trade of small towns, you’ll discover a shop filled with beautiful things for your home and gifts for all the people you love. It’s definitely a breath of fresh air!

445 S Jefferson Ave Plain City, OH 43064
(614) 873-1332

Mill Creek Cycle & Skate

Come for your next bike, skateboard, or to service your bike with regular maintenance here.

120 E. 5th St Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 303-8349

H. Holding & Co.

15 Monument Sq Urbana, OH 43078  

Fruit Salad Antiques

Unique collections of antiques including vintage books, records, and gifts.
224 Scioto St Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 869-4285

Downtown Divas

Upscale resale women’s clothing, jewelry, and accessories.
16 Monument Sq Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 653-3482

The Boston

The largest antique store in West Central Ohio. Three floors of exciting antiquing adventures in Downtown Urbana. Groups welcome!
121 N Main St Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 652-0410

Uptown Antiques

In Uptown Marysville, specializing in Victorian furniture, Primitives, and cottage chic styles.
117 S Main St Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 645-0247

Dutch Mill Greenhouse

A family owned and operated greenhouse growing vibrant flowers and plants.
18443 OH-4 Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 642 0511

Silver Elephant

The focus is on taking things from the past and bringing them to the present – either spruced up or rethinking them all together.
130 S. Main St. Suite 101 Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 651-1268

Buckeye Spirit

Release your inner Buckeye while shopping in this one-of-a-kind all Buckeye store.
1730 S Main St Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 592-0887

Country Variety Store

This Amish family owned store offers hard to find items, bulk foods, health foods, Amish built lawn furniture and gazebos.
6263 US 68 N Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 468-7733

Olde Mint Antiques, LLC

With three floors and over 30 dealers, they are Logan County’s largest antique mall.

135 W Columbus Ave Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 292-7288

Hemisphere Coffee Roasters

Hemisphere believes coffee has two big components: people and place. It is not just a bean, but this fresh roasted coffee is one that benefits coffee growing communities. It builds up the places and people that harvest the coffee been and delivers only the most delicious roast to you.

39 S. Main St Mechanicsburg, OH 43044
(937) 834-3230


Enjoy drinks and a meal in the heart of Downtown Urbana. Lunch and dinner are served in a calm, unique atmosphere. Their great food is simply done right. If you’re not after a meal, be sure to check out their full bar and friendly staff.  They’re open seven days a week.

116 Miami St Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 653-6060

Boston’s Restaurant & Sports Bar

If you’re looking for a reason not to cook, catch the game with friends, or spend time with your family, we’ve made sure there’s something for everybody. Our menu’s stocked bar, handcrafted pizzas, loaded appetizers, seasoned wings, mouthwatering burgers, and more—is sure to have you leaving full and satisfied.

1099 Lydia Drive Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 642-0584


Brewfontaine brings life and spirit to Bellefontaine. Come and enjoy craft beers, wine on tap, handcrafted cocktails, and sandwiches. They have all the makings of a good time. People come for a night out and stay for the atmosphere and unforgettable menu. Eat, drink, and be social. 

211 S Main St Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 404-9128

Leon’s Garage

20+ taps of your traditional favorites and small batch crafts beer. Feast on smoked meats, barbequed low and slow while you watch the big game. Enjoy the sentiment of the garage with “No ties after five.” Come as you are and reconnect with what matters: great friends, beer, and food.

326 E 5th St Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 642-1680


Come to Hinkley’s and enjoy the funky fine 19th century mansion as you are served fantastic dishes, which will surly please your eye, pallet, and stomach. Pair your meal with a good drink in an atmosphere that pairs a nostalgic feel with a modern vibe.

318 E 5th St Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 553-9030

Benny’s Pizza

Originally a Frostop root beer stand, Benny’s is now the home of Ohio’s best pizza and the gathering place for Marysville and surrounding communities! They feature live bands year-round, indoor and outdoor seating, and space to dance and socialize. Come for pizza and stay for much more.

968 Columbus Ave Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 644-8383

City Sweets & Creamery

City Sweet & Creamery is the perfect place to satisfy all your sweet cravings. Your sweet tooth will find delicious treats made from scratch. Enjoy donuts, cupcakes, cookies, hand dipped ice cream, and candy. It is the little corner sweet shop that’s perfect for any occasion.

222 S Main St Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 592-0097

Carmazzi’s Candy & General Store

For over 120 years, Carmazzi’s has been a Downtown Urbana staple. It’s conveniently located in the town square. Visit to find the candy you enjoyed as a child and be brought back to a simpler time. They also have household goods, fruit and gift baskets, and a deli for a quick bite to eat.

13 Monument Sq Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 653-7443

Dine in Champaign County, Ohio

Food is comfort and it has the power to bring families and communities together. Champaign County has over 70 eateries for every type of foodie. Located conveniently throughout Champaign County are eateries for All-American food, ethnic food, food trucks, and so much more.

Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 653-5764

Café Paradiso

Café Paradiso is a quaint Italian Bistro that captures the casual atmosphere of Tuscany. It’s conveniently nestled in west central Ohio in the beautiful, historic Downtown Urbana. Come to sip wine and dine on food that will transport you to Italy with every bite.

13 Monument Sq Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 653-8040

Steve’s Market and Deli

This true hometown grocer is the perfect combination of old-town feel, while still having the twenty-first century technology. Walk in and be greeted by a community member and find all your needed supplies. Steve’s also offers a great deli and grab & go items too!

324 North Main Street Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 653-5564

Maries Candies

Enjoy delicacies that have been perfected through three generations of family ownership since 1956. Maries has a wide variety of chocolates and candies made from the highest quality ingredients just for you. Come to soothe your sweet tooth or give someone a unique gift.

311 Zanesfield Rd West Liberty, OH 43357
(866) 465-5781

Don’s Downtown Diner

If you’re looking for a retro diner with an All-American food, you’ve found it.

Don’s is equipped with their well-known burgers, fries, and drinks.

Their menu is far from average with donut buns, the Sweet Matilda Challenge for big appetite foodies, and out-of-this-world food.

208 S Main St Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 599-4444

Dalton Union Winery

Visit this unique winery that captures the beautiful countryside and allows you to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Come to savor a bottle with friends in the pleasant atmosphere of the tasting room or take your party to the outdoor patio.

21100 Shirk Rd Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 645-5889

Der Dutchman

Dine-in or carry out, this is the place to savor the heaping helpings of genuine Amish kitchen cooking among the faithful farm community of their homesteads. Enjoy the classic tastes of a home cooked meal. Don’t forget to finish off your experience with treats to take home.

445 S Jefferson Ave Plain City, OH 43064
(614) 873-3414

The Ribbon Box Cakery & Gifts

Baking and artfully decorating our original specialties and your favorite flavors. Also selling fun gifts including homemade aprons, fine children’s toys, and books.
121 E 5th St Marysville, OH 43040
(937) 642-4314

Mad River Farm Market

Extensive selection of Ohio wines, cheeses, deli meats, gifts, & new pub.
7538 US 68 West Liberty, OH 43357
(937) 465-2030

The Airport Café

Enjoy a view of the runway as you enjoy home cooking & Ohio’s best pies! Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
1636 N Main St Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 652-2010

Mumford’s Potato Chips & Deli

Delectable sandwiches, homemade chips, desserts & more at this hometown favorite!
325 N Main St Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 653-3491

Bokes Creek Winery

A hopping place to gather for live music and signature local wines.
26211 OH-31 Raymond, OH 43067
(937) 358-2401

Magnetic Springs Café

A quaint café off the beaten path featuring all of your favorites from home.
54 S Main St Magnetic Springs, OH 43036
(614) 570-5032

2G’s Barbecue

Cookin’ up authentic home-style barbecue favorites, slow cooked to perfection and the sides can’t be beat!
116 N Main St Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 210-8429

Sparky’s Pizza

Dine-in or carry-out, enjoy an Urbana original!

644 Scioto St Urbana, OH 43078
(937) 484-8000

Indian Head Roadhouse

Vintage restaurant featuring local memorabilia. Relax on the patio with fireplace and sweeping views of Indian Lake.

509 W Main St Russells Point, OH 43348
(937) 843-5253

Sweet Aromas

A friendly neighborhood coffee shop that offers great coffee, baked goods, and an environment for a conversation with a friend.

120 E Court Ave Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 599-2233

Six Hundred Downtown

Experience hand spun pizzas the old fashioned way: baked in an old fashion brick oven.

108 S Main St Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 599-6600

Pick up a Road Map & Let the Ramblin Begin!

Visit your local Visitor and Tourism Bureau to pick up your copy of the map. Then, take it with you to make sure you reach all your favorite destinations! This year you will find a completely new and redesigned map highlighting many of our favorite places in Logan, Champaign, and Union County. Get ready to start your adventure!