Located approximately 1.5 hours west of Cleveland on Lake Erie you'll find one of the best amusement parks in the country. If you like roller coasters, this park is the best. The new 310-foot-tall Millennium Force coaster will be the tallest and fastest coaster in the world. Address: One Cedar Point Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870. Call 419-626-0830 or go to www.cedarpoint.com for more information.
Commonly referred to as the "Emerald Necklace," the park system that wraps around the city of Cleveland is one of the best in the country, highlighted by the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo on the near West Side. The Metroparks consists of more than 19,000 acres of land in 14 reservations. Call 216-351-6300 or go to www.clemetparks.com for more information.
Pro Football Hall of Fame
Located about an hour southeast of Cleveland in Canton, the Hall of Fame is a great diversion for football fans. Address: 2121 George Halas Drive NW, Canton, Ohio 44708. Call 330-456-8207 or go to www.profootballhof.com for more information.