Extended Stay America - Findlay, OH
Known as Flag City USA for its patriotic displays, Findlay, Ohio is just fifty miles south
of Toledo. If you're looking for
Findlay hotels, Extended Stay America has a great place to stay at a great
Findlay has a long history of being home to automotive-related businesses. The Cooper
Tire and Rubber Company was founded here, and Findlay remains its headquarters. Specialty tire
maker Hercules Tire has both its worldwide headquarters and a major distribution center here as
well. Also headquartered in Findlay are Sparks Commercial Tire and Sparks Auto and
Thanks in part to its location on Interstate 75, Findlay has become an important
warehouse distribution center for companies like Best Buy, Lowe's, Cardinal Health and Kohl's.
And, even though Marathon Oil Corporation is now headquartered in Texas, Findlay remains home to
one of this company's major subsidiaries, the Marathon Petroleum Company.
Findlay is not
all business; it has much to offer families and individual vacationers alike. Local attractions
like Putt N' Pond Sports Park and Riverside Landing Boat Rentals provides a vast range of fun
activities like swimming, water slides, miniature golf, go-cart racing, boat rentals and much
Locomotive buffs will enjoy Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation Inc.'s live steam
train rides and on-premise museum. Visitors to the museum will enjoy model-, quarter-, and
full-scale trains, as well as a Lionel train layout.
If you plan to spend your free time
taking a quiet walk in nature, be sure to check out Oakwoods Nature Preserve. Here you can enjoy a
walk around Shank Lake and view a variety of flowers, grasses and abundant wildlife. Another ideal
relaxation spot is Riverbend Park. This year-round recreation area offers plenty to do for
families and adventure-seekers, like picnicking, hiking, disc golf, fishing as well as wildlife
and bird watching.
Those lucky enough to be in Findlay during the winter months, after four
or more inches of powder has coverd the land, should plan on heading over to Raccoon Run Winter
Sports Center in Riverbend Park. Novices can take ski courses, and seasoned skiers can enjoy night
Golfers will want to head to the Red Hawk Run Golf Course, one of the area's
premier golf courses. Awarded four and a half stars by Golf Digest Magazine, Red Hawk is
sure to provide a great day of fun, challenging golf.
For those in need of a comfortable and
convenient Findlay, Ohio hotel,
look no further than Extended Stay America.