Mentor, Ohio


Whether you’re looking for a one-day getaway or a week-long adventure, you’ll find plenty to do and see in Mentor.

Lake County’s largest city is located on the shores of Lake Erie a short 25 minute drive from downtown Cleveland.  A visit to Headlands Beach State Park is a must. Boasting Northeast Ohio’s longest beach, the park is a mecca for sunbathers, swimmers and fun-seekers of all ages. And if you plan your trip in July, you won’t want to miss Headlands BeachFest -  a day-long celebration of the arts, wind, water and sand.

Mentor is also home to the Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve, and the Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve, both great places to hike, bird watch and connect with nature.

History lovers will appreciate the James A Garfield National Historic Site. The 20th President’s home, restored by the National Park Service, is open for tours year-round.

And if that’s not enough, Mentor is a shopping & dining destination with nearly 600 retailers offering everything under the sun. When it’s time for a break, you can enjoy a delicious meal from your choice of nearly 170 eateries.

It’s easy to see that there a wealth of things to experience in Mentor.  Why not plan your trip today? Download a free copy of our visitor’s guide at



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