Relax with History & Nature

It’s time to start planning your getaway to Coshocton County! Whether you’re interested in history, nature, or just relaxing with family and friends, there’s something for everyone in beautiful Coshocton, Ohio.

For outdoor enthusiasts, there are a variety of options for adventure and relaxation. Exploring the county’s scenic water trails by canoe or kayak is a great way to get some exercise and fresh air and may even offer a glimpse of the many Bald Eagles and Osprey that use the rivers to hunt for fish.

Explore Historic Roscoe Village, a restored 1800s canal town. Stroll down the brick streets while exploring the self-guided Living History Tour exhibits, enjoy the Shops of Roscoe Village, and dine in a local restaurant or pub. The Monticello III Horse-drawn Canal Boat Ride opens in late May and runs throughout the summer on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday afternoons. Visit the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, which features many exhibits, including Native American artifacts, Chinese decorative arts, and Ohio art and history.

Clary Gardens, an emerging botanical garden, is free and open to the public year-round. Its 20 acres of hillside gardens, ponds, rose garden, outdoor amphitheater, and children’s garden create the perfect place for family fun, a romantic stroll, or a picnic. The new open-air pavilion is available for private functions. Clary Gardens hosts annual events, including a Butterfly House and Family Fall Festival and Ohio’s top outdoor wedding destination.

The all-new Sip and Stay Thursday Package is a great way to experience local wine and beer in Coshocton County safely. Available only on Thursdays throughout June, this affordable package includes a standard room and free hot breakfast for two guests at Coshocton Village Inn & Suites, vouchers to four locations, and transportation provided by Cork & Tap Excursions. Guests will visit Wooly Pig Farm Brewery, Raven’s Glenn Winery & Restaurant, Yellow Butterfly Winery, and Rainbow Hills Winery, Brewery, and Pizzeria. Reserve your package; call Coshocton Village Inn & Suites at (740) 622 – 9455. Availability is limited. Details may be found at VisitCoshocton.com.

The Flint Ridge Knap-In at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds is in late May. This popular event attracts skilled flintknappers from around the country. During the weekend, attendees can watch flintknapping demonstrations, participate in workshops and classes, and browse vendors selling flint and related supplies. The Flint Ridge Knap-In is a great opportunity to learn more about the ancient art of flintknapping, see skilled artisans at work, and connect with others interested in archaeology, history, and primitive skills. For more information, visit Flint Knappers.

Upcoming events include the Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival, Corvette Cruise-In, and Our Town Coshocton’s Summer Concert Series. Find all the details at VisitCoshocton.com.

Ohio offers abundant outdoor opportunities, and Coshocton is fortunate to have so many excellent attractions, so it is easy to spend several days here! Request a free visitor packet today at VisitCoshocton.com.

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