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'''Richland County''' is in [[Northwest Ohio]].  
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'''Richland County''' is in [[Northwest Ohio]].
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[[Image:Richland County Ohio Courthouse.JPG|thumb|400px|Richland County Courthouse in downtown Mansfield]]
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[[Image:Kingwood_Center_Gardens_Mansfield_OH_2007.jpg‎‎|thumb|Kingwood Center - Mansfield]]
  
 
==Regions==
 
==Regions==
  
 
==Cities==
 
==Cities==
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(over 5,000 people)
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* [[Mansfield (Ohio)|Mansfield]]
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* [[Ontario (Ohio)|Ontario]]
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* [[Shelby (Ohio)|Shelby]]
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Villages: (under 5,000 people)
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* [[Bellville (Ohio)|Bellville]]
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* [[Butler (Ohio)|Butler]]
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* [[Lexington (Ohio)|Lexington]]
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* [[Lucas (Ohio)|Lucas]]
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* [[Plymouth (Ohio)|Plymouth]]
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* [[Shiloh (Ohio)|Shiloh]]
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Unincorporated communities
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* [[Olivesburg (Ohio)|Olivesburg]]
  
 
==Other destinations==
 
==Other destinations==
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==Get in==
 
==Get in==
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[[Image:Ohio-_Butler.jpg|thumb|right|300px|Butler]]
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* '''Interstate 71''' goes northeast and southwest through the county
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* '''U.S. Route 30''' goes east and west through the county
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=== By plane ===
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*'''Cleveland Hopkins International Airport''' (IATA:CLE), PH: (216) 265-6030. [http://www.clevelandairport.com/]. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is [[Cleveland]]'s main airport, located on the west side of the city. The airport is served by most of the major domestic airlines, and it is one of Continental Airlines' three U.S. hubs as well.
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*'''Port Columbus International Airport''' (IATA:CMH), 4600 International Gateway, [[Columbus]], PH: (614) 239-4083, [http://www.port-columbus.com/home.asp]. Port Columbus International Airport is served by all the major airlines, with direct flights to most major American cities.
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=== By car ===
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
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[[Image:Ohio_Malabar_Farm_from_Mt_Jeez..jpg|thumb|right|200px|Malabar Farm]]
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* ''' Louis Bromfield's Malabar Farm''' [http://www.malabarfarm.org], 4050 Bromfield Rd. Lucas, Ph:419-892-2784. In 1976, Malabar became an Ohio State Park. Dedicated to perpetuating Bromfield's farming philosophies, preserving the Big House artifacts, providing a place where visitors can explore life on the farm and beauty of nature.
  
 
===Itineraries===
 
===Itineraries===
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
'''Mid-Ohio Sports Car Track''', 7721 Steam Corners Road, Lexington, Ohio  44904-0108 E-Mail:postmaster@midohio.com PH:Phone: 1-800-MID-OHIO [[http://store.midohio.com/default.aspx]]
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[[Image:Richland_County_-_Ohio_B&O_Bike_Trail.jpg|thumb|200px|Richland B & O Bike Trail]]
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[[Image:Apiary-bee_yard-_Ohio_2006.JPG|thumb|right|200px|Richland County bee breeder.]]
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[[Image:Blueray Blueberry Bush.JPG|thumb|right|200px|A blueray blueberry bush full of blueberrys at The Blueberry Patch.]]
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* '''Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course''', 7721 Steam Corners Road, [[Lexington (Ohio)|Lexington]], tel: 1-800-MID-OHIO, [mailto:ticketing@midohio.com ticketing@midohio.com],[http://store.midohio.com/default.aspx].
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* '''Richland B & O Bike Trail''', PH: 419-884-3764. The bike trail is over 18 miles long, paved on the abandoned Ohio B & O Rail Road bed. It is well maintained and protected. It runs from [[Mansfield (Ohio)|Mansfield]] to [[Butler (Ohio)|Butler]] through one of Ohio's most scenic areas.
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* <do name="The Blueberry Patch" alt="" address="1285 W. Hanley Rd., Mansfield" directions="Located just off US Route 42" phone="+1 419-884-1797" email="info@theblueberrypatch.org" fax="+1 419-884-1798" url="http://www.theblueberrypatch.org/"> The u-pick blueberry season is open from early July to early September and the u-pick raspberry season is open from mid August to frost. The Blueberry Patch has a gift shop, blossoms cafe, greenhouse and a nursery.</do>
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*<do name="Warren Rupp Observatory" alt="" address="5127 O'Possum Run Road, Mansfield OH" directions="" phone="" url="www.wro.org" hours="" price="Free" lat="" long="">Warren Rupp Observatory ( www.wro.org ) is one of the world's largest amateur operated telescopes. Nestled in the pastoral setting of Hidden Hollow, near Mansfield, Ohio we boast of some of the darkest skies in the state. The Rupp Scope and the Richland Astronomical Society dedicate themselves to public awareness of Astronomy.
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Public Nights will be held on the first Saturday of each month, March through November and special programs are offered on alternative weekends. Be sure to check our events. If weather permits, there will be an opportunity to view through the big scope as well as a variety of personal scopes.</do>
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==Eat==
 
==Eat==
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*'''Malabar Farm Restaurant''', 3645 Pleasant Valley Road, Perrysville, Ohio 44864, Phone:419-938-5205 [http://www.malabarfarmrestaurant.com]. Malabar Farm Restaurant is located at Malabar Farm State Park on Pleasant Valley Road out side of Lucas, Ohio.
  
 
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==Drink==
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* [[Cleveland]]
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* [[Greater Cleveland]]
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* [[Northeast Ohio]]
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* [[Northwest Ohio]]
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* [[Columbus]]
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====Surrounding Counties====
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* [[Ashland County (Ohio)|Ashland County]]
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* [[Crawford County (Ohio)|Crawford County]]
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* [[Huron County (Ohio)|Huron County]]
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* [[Knox County (Ohio)|Knox County]]
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* [[Morrow County (Ohio)|Morrow County]]
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Latest revision as of 17:15, 7 September 2009

Richland County is in Northwest Ohio.

Richland County Courthouse in downtown Mansfield
Kingwood Center - Mansfield

Contents

Regions[edit]

Cities[edit]

(over 5,000 people)

Villages: (under 5,000 people)

Unincorporated communities

Other destinations[edit]

Understand[edit]

Talk[edit]

Get in[edit]

Butler
  • Interstate 71 goes northeast and southwest through the county
  • U.S. Route 30 goes east and west through the county

By plane[edit]

  • Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (IATA:CLE), PH: (216) 265-6030. [1]. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is Cleveland's main airport, located on the west side of the city. The airport is served by most of the major domestic airlines, and it is one of Continental Airlines' three U.S. hubs as well.
  • Port Columbus International Airport (IATA:CMH), 4600 International Gateway, Columbus, PH: (614) 239-4083, [2]. Port Columbus International Airport is served by all the major airlines, with direct flights to most major American cities.

By car[edit]

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

Malabar Farm
  • Louis Bromfield's Malabar Farm [3], 4050 Bromfield Rd. Lucas, Ph:419-892-2784. In 1976, Malabar became an Ohio State Park. Dedicated to perpetuating Bromfield's farming philosophies, preserving the Big House artifacts, providing a place where visitors can explore life on the farm and beauty of nature.

Itineraries[edit]

Do[edit][add listing]

Richland B & O Bike Trail
Richland County bee breeder.
A blueray blueberry bush full of blueberrys at The Blueberry Patch.
  • Richland B & O Bike Trail, PH: 419-884-3764. The bike trail is over 18 miles long, paved on the abandoned Ohio B & O Rail Road bed. It is well maintained and protected. It runs from Mansfield to Butler through one of Ohio's most scenic areas.
  • The Blueberry Patch, 1285 W. Hanley Rd., Mansfield (Located just off US Route 42), +1 419-884-1797 (, fax: +1 419-884-1798), [5]. The u-pick blueberry season is open from early July to early September and the u-pick raspberry season is open from mid August to frost. The Blueberry Patch has a gift shop, blossoms cafe, greenhouse and a nursery.  edit
  • Warren Rupp Observatory, 5127 O'Possum Run Road, Mansfield OH, [6]. Warren Rupp Observatory ( www.wro.org ) is one of the world's largest amateur operated telescopes. Nestled in the pastoral setting of Hidden Hollow, near Mansfield, Ohio we boast of some of the darkest skies in the state. The Rupp Scope and the Richland Astronomical Society dedicate themselves to public awareness of Astronomy. Public Nights will be held on the first Saturday of each month, March through November and special programs are offered on alternative weekends. Be sure to check our events. If weather permits, there will be an opportunity to view through the big scope as well as a variety of personal scopes. Free.  edit


Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Malabar Farm Restaurant, 3645 Pleasant Valley Road, Perrysville, Ohio 44864, Phone:419-938-5205 [7]. Malabar Farm Restaurant is located at Malabar Farm State Park on Pleasant Valley Road out side of Lucas, Ohio.

Drink[edit][add listing]

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