Area Attractions

Gambier is ideally situated in Knox County and only five miles away from Mount Vernon. As the home of Kenyon College, during the school year, Gambier is the site of many athletic, academic and artistic attractions for visitors. For more information on the College and its schedule of events, please visit

For information on the sights and sounds of Mount Vernon, please visit the Knox County Convention & Visitor’s Bureau.

The area features a number of golf courses, the Kokosing Gap Trail, antiquing, canoeing and many other distractions. For more information about these and many other activities, please visit the Knox County Convention & Visitors Bureau Area Attractions.