When you think of Ohio, you probably don’t picture scenery akin to that of an African safari. If you visit The Wilds in southeast Ohio, however, you’ll encounter just that. If you’re planning a road trip through the state, you can’t miss this wildlife conservation park.
The Wilds is one of the most spectacular spots for animal lovers the country has to offer. With over 14 square miles of land, with specific areas for different species, you never know what you’ll see in this Ohio animal haven.
Located at 14000 International Road in Cumberland, OH, this great road trip destination is easily accessible in your car rental from City Auto Rental.
Open 7 days a week from May through September, The Wilds is the perfect spring or summer destination for you and your family. Tours through the various habitats and activities occur twice daily. The first tour sets out at 10:00 a.m. and a second tour departs at 4:00 p.m.
Animals roam freely in their respective open-range habitats. Over 350 mammals from around the globe make up some the park’s population including cheetahs, giraffes, and a herd of rare southern white rhinoceroses.
Biking enthusiasts will also get a kick out of The Wilds. Not only is this facility concerned with having plenty of space for the animals, they have the humans covered too! The Wilds has an expansive set of bike trails open to the public north of State Route 146.
When you rent a car from City Auto Rental, you have the entire region at your fingertips. The Wilds is just one of countless destinations Ohio has to offer. Contact us today at (216) 688-0208 and let us help get you mobile for your next OH road trip.