Play Smart at our On-Site Practice Fields.
Play to Win at the Game. Then…
Play Hard at Sawmill Creek Resort.

Everything you need to dominate the game. Sawmill Creek Resort is just 3 minutes from Sports Force Park – Sandusky, the NEW sports park for baseball, softball, soccer and lacrosse tournaments.

And with 235 acres of nature along the beach of Lake Erie, you’ll find all the space, practice fields, and training facilities to keep your team and their family safe, focused and motivated. Plus the resort campus has world-class amenities including 3 on-site restaurants, Olympic-sized outdoor and indoor pools, championship golf course, and plenty of water sports. The best playground along Lake Erie just got better.

Play Smart! Get the Edge Over Other Teams With On-Site Sports Facilities

Keep everyone on the ball. Warm up, and put all the extra energy to good use with drills and warm-ups at our on-site soccer, lacrosse, softball and baseball practice fields.

Getting to tournaments couldn’t be easier. Sports Force overflow parking is conveniently located at Sawmill, and shuttles go between Sports Force and Sawmill.

Get a Good Healthy Start to Game Day

Included in your Sawmill Stay & Play package, is a complimentary “Great American HOT Breakfast“. Start your game day with eggs, bacon, potatoes, muffins, waffles, cereal, fruit. Then game on – time to head over to Sports Force!

Celebrate As A Team

After your day of competitive play, win or lose, come back to celebrate with your team and their families in a private room at one our 3 restaurants.

Rewind the highlights, acknowledge the hard-fought efforts, and soak in the camaraderie. A time to enjoy and celebrate with your choice of pizza, burgers, chicken fingers, Mac n cheese, salads…all together as a team. No waiting in line for food. No distractions.

Then Play Hard With Plenty to Keep Everyone Happy

The 235 acre resort campus offers pristine woodlands, golf course, shops, marina and 1/2 mile beach along the shores of Lake Erie so team players and their families will not feel confined or restricted, with plenty of on-site activities.

Sawmill’s deep, sand beach is great for relaxing or swimming. Water sports include jet ski, stand up boards and kayak rentals. And don’t forget our Olympic outdoor pool as well as a great indoor pool with accompanying whirlpool.

Zip-lining, hot air balloon rides, helicopter rides to the islands, bike rides, basketball, and tennis courts. Tom Fazio Championship Golf Course …its just the best 18 holes in North Ohio.

There’s also a 500 acre Nature Preserve of walks, jogging, birding and photo opts…to beaches and Lake Erie. And from Sawmill’s shoreline, you can see Cedar Point and Kelly’s Island.

Sawmill’s Stay & Play Sports Adventure

  • Complimentary American HOT breakfast! Start game day with eggs, bacon, potatoes, muffins, cereal, fruits etc.
  • Outdoor Pool with patio and bar
  • Indoor Pool with Waterfall and Hot Springs
  • Fitness Center, Tennis and Basketball Courts
  • Golf Course
  • Jet-skis, paddle-boards and kayaks available for rent at the beach
  • Hot air balloon rides available – check for availability when making reservations
  • Access to zip lining
  • Only minutes from Cedar Point and Kelly’s Island
  • Guest Laundry
  • Check In 4PM – Check Out 11AM
See All The Sawmill Activities

Here’s what one of our sport enthusiast visitors was heard to say:

“There is so much to do at Sawmill – as a team, or individually. High adrenaline sports that get things pumpin’, balanced with tranquil, natural surroundings to help locate your inner core.”

Virtually Feel the Sand Between Your Toes



Select Sawmill Creek For Your Team Reservations. Play to win.


To make sports team reservations for tournaments held at the Sports Force Park, contact and book with Travelling Teams.

Sawmill is the over flow parking for Sports Force Park

Click dots above and see some of the activities at Sawmill Creek!