Explore All the Best Northeast Ohio Attractions

When you stay at Ohio’s Whispering Pines Bed & Breakfast, you get to enjoy a wonderful variety of Northeast Ohio attractions and activities without the crowds you might experience at some vacation spots. With opportunities for hiking, biking, golfing, horseback riding, boating, fishing, winery tours, antiquing and more, there truly is something for everyone to enjoy when vacationing in the Atwood Lake area.

With so many things to do in Northeast Ohio and surrounding areas, you might even find it difficult to fit everything into your stay. To help plan your getaway to Atwood Lake, we’ve compiled some of the best activities on Atwood Lake and many other things to do in Northeast Ohio during your vacation.

Walk the trails at Atwood Lake Park and climb the tower for a bird’s eye view of the lake area. For thrill seekers, spend a day at a scenic sporting clay course at Upland Valley Sporting Clays in Carrollton, Ohio. Enjoy exploring the lake coves, swimming, fishing, sunbathing and relaxing on a pontoon boat you can rent from Atwood Lake Boats. They also have kayaks for rent. Or enjoy an afternoon on the Tuscarawas River in a canoe. Bring along your bikes and ride the south side of the lake or rent some to take out on the trails. In July, be sure to catch the 4th of July fireworks on Atwood Lake from the grounds of Whispering Pines Bed & Breakfast.

There are plenty more things to do in Northeast Ohio throughout the year. Below are some of the best attractions and activities in the area.

Horseback Riding

Enjoy guided horseback rides through miles of beautiful country trails and scenery, tailored to meet all riding levels.  Stables are located on a 4200-acre ranch about a 30-minute drive from the Inn.

Favorite Area Golf Courses

Area Museums

Take an excursion to the impressive Warther Museum, shop in the Amish area and tour the Reeves Home & Museum, or if you are a railroad buff visit Dennison Railroad Depot. For other information visit Carroll County Convention & Visitors Bureau, Tuscarawas Visitors Bureau.


Visit wineries: Al-Bi WineryBreitenbach Wine Cellars,  Silver Moon Winery,Swiss Heritage Winery , School House Winery, Twigg Winery, Yolo WineryCasella WineryGervasi Vineyard, Artisan Beer


Motorcycling is choice in this area. Carroll County is one of four counties in all of Ohio that does not have a 4-lane highway.  This makes riding perfect on the gently sloping and winding roads traveling through small towns.  Sheltered parking is available at the inn.

Annual Festivals

Area festivals include Atwood Fall Festival on the first weekend in October, Algonquin Mill Festival during the second weekend in October, Great Trails Festival in September, and Zoar Fall Harvest Festival and Christmas Festival.

Canton, Ohio Tours

Canton Food Tours is an exciting new experience. Book a delicious and informative tour during your stay at Whispering Pines Bed & Breakfast. Enjoy the popular outdoor drama “Trumpet in the Land” written by Paul Green. Lastly, tour the Chocolate Factory, Canton Classic Car Museum, Pro Football Hall of Fame, William McKinley Presidential Library and Museum and the National First Ladies Library. Everything is located in Canton, Ohio, approximately a 30-minute drive. For more exciting things happening around Canton, check out the Canton CVB.

Contact us today or download our free vacation guide to start planning your vacation to Atwood Lake in beautiful Northeast Ohio.


“What a wonderful place to escape the noise of everyday life. You offer a peaceful retreat that truly allows you to enjoy nature and collect your thoughts. We will take fresh air in lieu of jet fuel any day. Thank you for making us feel at home and for a wonderful experience.”
~ Raya & Carlton, MD