Cleveland March 04, 2019
This Charming Little Farm Town Near Cleveland Is The Perfect Place To Get Away From It All
The hustle and bustle of Cleveland is undeniable. There’s so much going on in our giant city that it is easy to feel disconnected from the natural world. Fortunately, we’re surrounded by parks and farmland just outside of the city limits. If you’re looking to truly feel a million miles away from it all, you don’t have to travel far.
Need an escape from the hustle and bustle of Cleveland? Geauga County's Amish Country offers the perfect getaway.
One doesn't have to travel far to uncover lovely rural landscapes in Northeast Ohio. Neighboring Geauga County is home to a great quantity of farmland, and it also boasts an Amish population that strives to keep buggy travel alive.
Today, we're going to venture into Middlefield Township - a charming community that's
almost too quaint for words.
This lovely community and is home to less than 5,000 residents, and its name is a nod to its location halfway between Warren and Painesville.
No matter the season, the rolling hills and rich forests of this township are always enchanting.
Middlefield truly offers a vivid contrast to life in Cleveland. One could go for a ride and simply soak up the windshield views and still feel that their adventure was worthwhile.
There is no shortage of things to do in this charming community.
Corner Field Model Railroad Museum and Hobby, located at 16720 Pioneer Rd. in Middlefield, is the largest family-owned Three-Rail layout in the nation. With over 4,500 feet of tracks, the museum will have you feeling like you've stepped back in time. The hobby shop is truly unforgettable, and it delights children and adults alike.
If you're looking for an authentic place to stay, there are many places in Middlefield that align with the area's rural roots.
Close your eyes and imagine staying in an authentic 19th-century farmhouse, surrounded by 100 acres rolling hillsides and lakes. While it sounds like an absolute dream, you can actually
rent The Farm House
or a week or weekend and surround yourself in the comforts of small-town life.
You'll certainly never go hungry in Middlefield...
The Rothenbuhler Cheese Chalet is a cheese lover's dream come true. It can be found at 15815 Nauvoo Rd. in Middlefield, and locals and visitors alike adore this destination for its gourmet cheeses, meats, jams, and maple syrups.
...And you'll never run out of beautiful landscapes to admire.
Nestled within the loveliest landscapes are countless stores worth visiting. Handcrafted furniture, baked goods, restaurants, and more beckon to visitors, and each has a friendly atmosphere that'll make you want to visit time and time again.
Prepare to shop 'til you drop before you kick back and unwind each night.
There's so much to see in Geauga County's Amish Country that one could drive around and discover amazing new places without an itinerary.
No matter what you end up doing on your trip, you'll truly feel a million miles away from Cleveland.
This darling Amish community near Cleveland is so worth a visit. Which season would you prefer to visit Amish Country in?
If you can’t get enough of the rural landscape, you’re sure to love this
authentic winery in Amish Country.