The Wilderness Center

Founded in 1964, The Wilderness Center is dedicated to connecting our community with nature, educating people of all ages, conserving natural resources and practicing environmental stewardship. The Center owns a total of 1,293 acres scattered in Stark, Wayne, Carroll, Tuscarawas, and Holmes Counties and preserves open space by holding conservation easements, currently 461 acres. There are six trails totaling about ten miles at the headquarters tract near Wilmot. The Wilderness Center helps 15,000 children a year learn about nature; protects 2,078 acres of forest, streams, prairie and farmlands; carries out nature research of the Great Lakes Region; and provides answers about the natural world to our community.

Address: P.O. Box 202
Wilmot, OH 44689