Retreat, Relax & Rejuvenate in Carroll County.

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5 Reasons To Visit Carroll County

Carroll County gives you a chance to “Retreat, Relax and Rejuvenate.” Residents love its small-town charm and revel in its relaxed atmosphere.

Located in East Central Ohio, Carroll County has a rich agricultural history that continues today. Recently, it has seen the development of the Utica Shale play. The new well pads dot the landscape intermingling with the farms and are barely noticeable.

Carroll County respects the past, but embraces the future. While there are many reasons to visit Carroll County, let us just share the top 5.

#1 - Scenic Drives

With no four-lane highways, Carroll County appears to be off-the-beaten path. In reality, several two-lane highways crisscross their way through the county. You can cruise our two-lane roads winding your way to your lunch destination or nowhere in particular. Regardless of your destination, the drive is part of the experience.

#2 - Proximity

Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Canton and Amish Country are only a short drive from Carroll County. We can serve as a great central location as you explore the region. Carroll County is close to excitement, about an hour’s drive, but far enough away for relaxation.

#3 - Beautiful Lakes

Atwood and Leesville lakes are not only beautiful, but a fisherman’s paradise. Leesville Lake is secluded, although it has six youth camps. Fishermen enjoy the low-horsepower and the variety of fish, including muskies.

#4 - Beautiful Vistas

Carroll County is not flat. We are located at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. We are hilly with curvy roads. You can enjoy the view of our valleys and hills as you drive through the county. We have woods, fields, wildlife and more.

#5 - Nature

Carroll County has fishing, boating, hiking trails, and public hunting. Enjoying Mother Nature is not a chore, but a pleasure in Carroll County. Spend a Saturday morning at a farmers’ market, spend an evening sipping wine and enjoying the view, or enjoy a leisurely walk through the woods.

Feel your stress melt away as you tour Carroll County. Whether you are here for the day or for a week, Carroll County can offer you a lot to do or allow you to do nothing. It’s up to you.

Relax and experience Carroll County.

What's Happening?

Eastern Ohio Farm Toy Show & Auctions

Saturday November 25, 2017 - Saturday November 25, 2017
9:00am - 3:00pm

Christmas Holiday Shopping Open House

Saturday November 25, 2017 - Saturday December 23, 2017
10:00am - 4:00pm

Sandy Valley Christmas Craft Show

Saturday November 25, 2017 - Saturday November 25, 2017
10:00am - 5:00pm

Carrollton Christmas Parade

Saturday November 25, 2017 - Saturday November 25, 2017
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Sandy Valley Christmas Craft Show

Sunday November 26, 2017 - Sunday November 26, 2017
11:00am - 4:00pm

Holiday Alcohol-Free Sip & Shop

Thursday November 30, 2017 - Thursday November 30, 2017
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Friday Nights at the Carroll County Veteran's Club

Friday December 1, 2017 - Friday December 1, 2017
5:00pm - 12:00am

Making Christmas Cards at the Carroll County Arts Center

Saturday December 2, 2017 - Saturday December 2, 2017
11:00am - 2:00pm

Minerva's Downtown Wonderland

Saturday December 2, 2017 - Saturday December 2, 2017
3:00pm - 6:00pm

Ashton House Museum Christmas Open House

Wednesday December 6, 2017 - Sunday December 10, 2017
10:00am - 5:00pm

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