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The Wilderness Center

#1 of 1 things to do in Wilmot Features Animals
9877 Alabama Ave SW, P. O. Box 202, Wilmot, OH 44689-0202
+1 330-359-5235
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Excellent Staycation Destination

This is the perfect family-friendly destination. Our young children loved exploring the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MarcHarvey
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Wooster, Ohio
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Fun place

Had a great time in the interpretative building and walked the trails. Had a great day with my boys.

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Lawrence H
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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9877 Alabama Ave SW, P. O. Box 202, Wilmot, OH 44689-0202
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+1 330-359-5235
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the perfect family-friendly destination. Our young children loved exploring the exhibits inside the building, feeding geese & fish at the pond, and playing at the Nature Scape. The onsite pavilions provide the perfect spot for a picnic lunch.

Thank MarcHarvey
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Had a great time in the interpretative building and walked the trails. Had a great day with my boys.

Thank Lawrence H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is one of our favorite places to visit over the years, when our children were young and now as we have aged. Hiking the trails provides a needed connection with nature. Sitting by the pond and watching the geese and fish, exploring the variety...More

Thank millersmeadows
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The wilderness Center has trails of varying difficulty and lengths, a lovely lake with a gazebo that extends out over the lake to observe hungry fish. Different ecosystems are represented here including a beautiful Prairie area. A modern multi-story building houses hands on exhibits for...More

1  Thank Gwenevere M
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

What a great place for anyone who likes to be out in nature to go to. They also have educational classes and everyone is so informative. They also will work with small groups like scouts for badges

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I visit here at least once a year, usually during spring. When new friends just move here, I recommend here if they are nature lovers especially with kids. The visitor center is pretty nice, you can find a lot of information there. I remember they...More

1  Thank 凰綺黃
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Good for a spot for families who want to explore birding. There is a little store in the Wilderness Center with books, etc. Bring your binoculars, bug spray and a fat checkbook for children's books. Fees help run the center.. Hey! Do it for the...More

Thank davliwoods4
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This Center has done a super job of preserving some local land that might have otherwise been strip mined or turned into a landfill. They have a couple of lakes and streams with walking paths. A bit of up and down, but not too strenuous....More

Thank David H
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We came back this year just to go Christmas shopping for our grandchildren in their store! Great selection of books and unique nature items that kids would love. The weather wasn't great so we didn't hit the trails this time. We'll be back!

Thank Dick L
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

There is nothing like a walk in the wilderness feeding fish & sucks I can also check out the learning lodge

Thank stacy h
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Jemma H
Can you still walk trails if closed.
21 May 2017|
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Response from WildernessCenter |
The trails at The Wilderness Center are open to the public every day from dawn to dusk.
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KathyMaurer
I am looking for tree planted in memory of my Mom this year,,Janice Amstutz
30 July 2015|
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Response from WildernessCenter |
Stop in to the offices and we will be happy to show you a map to the most recent Tree of Life plantings, Janice.
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