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Rivers & Rural Roads

Rivers & Rural Roads

Regular price $65.00 USD
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One trip is required per group.

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Riverside roaming strolls, historic highlights, scenic spots for sipping wine or beer, and some of the prettiest rural roads are just a few of the hidden gems you’ll discover on this trip!

Trip Highlights

  • Explore hidden canals
  • Wander through a gorgeous seasonal flower farm
  • Scenic riverside drives
  • Hop on board a canal boat!
  • Stroll the cutest main street


Available to depart between Thursday - Sunday from May to October. We do not recommend traveling outside of these dates due to closures.


  • Outdoor Adventurers
  • Couples
  • Friend getaways
  • Families with older kids



With a mix of outdoor adventure an fascinating Ohio history, we're sure you'll want to keep coming back to this spot for years to come. Drive time to the second stop is 10 minutes.


Depending on the time of year, you can choose from a beautiful riverside park or a fun you-pick flower farm! Drive time to the third stop is 12 minutes.


This one Metropark is packed with blissful strolls, historic buildings, and a truly unique tour. If the timing is right we've suggested a nearby winery too! Drive time to the fourth stop is 5 minutes.


Some local eats, small shops and a funky brewery are the perfect way to end your road trip. Bonus points for grabbing takeout and having a riverside picnic!



Can depart from

Detroit Area, Toledo Area

Before you go

What You'll Need to Bring

  • Camera
  • Road Trip Snacks
  • Walking Shoes
  • Water
  • Cash
  • Sunscreen (lots of easy outdoor activities)

Additional Details

  • Kid-Friendly


We're here to help!

Please see the approximate driving distances below. Please note this just includes round-trip driving distances and not time spent at stops.

From Toledo, OH:

1 hour and 20 minutes / 55 miles

From Ann Arbor, MI:

2 hours and 40 minutes / 144 miles

From Sandusky, OH:

2 hours and 55 minutes / 143 miles

From Detroit, MI:

3 hours and 10 minutes / 182 miles

From Fort Wayne, IN:

3 hours and 15 minutes / 181 miles

From Cleveland, OH*:

4 hours and 25 minutes / 261 miles

*We recommend booking an overnight hotel if the driving distance is greater than 4 hours round-trip.

This trip is best done between Thursday - Sunday from May to October.

We recommend departing between 8:30 am - 9:30 am. The later you leave, the less time you’ll have to explore all of the stops.

This trip is somewhat pet-friendly, however it will limit you from exploring a few of our featured stops.

Please note pet friendly food spots are patio-only, so take the weather and time of year into consideration.

We recommend bringing between 2- 5 people on your surprise road trip adventure.

First Stop: No fee

Second Stop: One flower farm charges $15 per bouquet (you-pick). We’ve provided a free park alternative.

Third Stop: No fee

Fourth Stop: No fee

*Please note: gas, tolls, and food may be additional costs.

After booking your trip, we'll send you a confirmation email with a few recommended accommodation options.

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