Uncover The Best Forest Wedding Venues in Ohio

Couple kiss in a forest during fall time in Ohio.

There is something effortlessly romantic and ethereal about getting married amidst towering trees and thriving wildlife. Forest weddings embrace the world’s natural beauty, creating a holistic sanctuary for celebrating this special occasion in you and your partner’s lives. Here in Ohio, our forests are home to a variety of secluded, spectacular venues that are perfect for hosting an unforgettable wedding. Here are some of the best forest wedding venues in Ohio!

5 Gorgeous Forest Wedding Venues Ohio For A Beautiful Day


1403 W Hine Hill Rd

Peninsula, OH 44264

The Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park is home to two distinct venues set amidst over 33,000 acres of natural wildlife. Happy Days Lodge is a former youth camp and National Park Visitor Center that has been transformed into an earthy, elegant event space. With 4,000 square feet of event space and a beautiful screened-in-porch, this historic structure is perfect for hosting up to 200 guests. The Hines Hill Campus consists of 60 beautiful, wooded acres that are perfect for outdoor wedding ceremonies and receptions (with or without a tent) for up to 150 guests. 

The Grand Barn Wedding Center

Boho ceremony space at Mohican Grand Barn.

23164 Vess Rd

Glenmont, OH 44628

The Grand Barn at the Mohicans Treehouse Resort is a part of one of the region’s most unique and charismatic resorts. Made up of 9 exquisite and authentic treehouses, the Mohicans Treehouse Resort is a true forest getaway. The Grand Barn wedding venue is a two-story timber building with plenty of space for guests to gather indoors or outdoors. With dramatic, elevated views of the Mohican Valley and the surrounding forests, it’s a truly unique venue for a woodland destination wedding.

Outside night picture of forest venue in Mohican.

Landoll’s Mohican Castle

Forest ceremony at Fall time in Ohio.

561 Township Road 3352

Loudonville, OH 44842

Tucked into the forests surrounding Mohican State Park, Landoll’s Mohican Castle sits on 30 acres of wooded land. This stunning and unique European-inspired castle was built in the 1990s and has been hosting unforgettable weddings for years. The Terrace ceremony space sits amongst gardens and a waterfall for a whimsical and natural vow exchange before hosting a reception for up to 225 guests in the Marta Louise Ballroom. The Castle is a great balance of forests, beautifully landscaped gardens, and grand – yet cozy – accommodations. 

Bella Amore

Bride and groom kiss at woodsy ceremony site at Belle Amore.

630 Roxford Church Rd SE

Dennison Ohio 44621 

Bella Amore is a gorgeous European-inspired castle right here in Ohio. Situated on 85 secluded acres, the venue’s outdoor spaces feature marble fountains, a marble gazebo, and so much more. Say “I do” in a stunning clearing amidst enchanting forests before dining and dancing the night away in the castle. It’s the perfect venue for couples dreaming of a wedding that blends wooded beauty with romance worthy of royals.   

The Barn at Wolf Creek

Brides hold each other in the woods on wedding day.

2361 S. Cleveland-Massillon Rd.

Copley, OH 44321

The Barn at Wolf Creek is a gorgeous, private setting with everything you need for a memorable forest wedding. Host your vow exchange in their wooded ceremony site, surrounded by towering Dawn Redwood Trees. Take advantage of the beautiful property for your wedding photos, including beautiful gardens and a romantic tree swing. Then, celebrate with your guests in the renovated 1860s Reception Barn, complete with a covered adjoining deck that’s perfect for guests looking to take in a little fresh air.

Forest Wedding Venues Ohio

Gothic couple in woods, bride wearing black wedding dress.

These forest wedding venues in Ohio are perfect for a special woodland fairy tale wedding. 

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