All of the outdoor challenges you'll ever need—be it with paddle, pedal, foot, or flight—can be found in northwest Ohio. Near Lake Erie, northwest Ohio provides many water-related activities through scenic places such as Put-in-Bay and Kelleys Island, both of which offer a wide array of shops, restaurants, and entertainment. Near Put-in-Bay and Kelleys Island is Cedar Point Amusement Park, one of the most popular attractions of Ohio's northwest.
The winding Maumee River spills into Lake Erie at the city of Toledo, playing a key role in the city's roots as a major refining center and internationally known glass producer. The University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences is this region's medical school.
FUN FACT: In 2014 the Toledo Zoo was ranked as the #1 zoo in the country by USA Today.