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The Stilson East neighborhood is bound by the Olentangy Freeway, Snouffer Road, and by Linworth Road along the western boundary. As it bends along the north boundary of the neighborhood, Linworth Road becomes West Wilson Bridge Road. The Stilson East community has easy and immediate access to the Olentangy River, Park, and Greenway Trail.
The neighborhood is decidedly upscale, with estate-like, contemporary homes of gracious proportions in a park-like setting. Several of the most prestigious country clubs in Columbus are nearby. Two are quite historic, founded in the 1920s. Both the Brookside Country Club and the York Temple Country Club have impeccable facilities.
The Scioto Country Club was founded in 1916 and is famous for several reasons. It was at Scioto Country Club that young Jack Nicklaus, one of the city’s most famous citizens, first played. It is consistently ranked one of the finest golf courses in America. The club features a 53,000-square-foot clubhouse, four swimming pools, and an indoor golf facility.
A few miles away, the state parks offer more recreational opportunities. Salt Fork State Park is Ohio’s largest park. The Lodge at Salt Fork provides conference facilities for up to 450 people. The Lodge has 148 guest rooms, 37 cottages, and 17 chalets. The park features an 18-hole golf course, fishing, and a swimming beach. There are 14 hiking trails and 19 miles of snowmobile trails.
Worthington Mall features major retailers such as Ann Taylor, Talbots, Pendleton, and JoS. A. Bank and is just a short drive along West Wilson Bridge Road.
There are several well-known private liberal arts universities, including Ohio Dominican, in the area. The Ohio State University is to the northwest. The Columbus Museum of Art offers year-round programs for adults and children, maintains an impressive permanent collection, and hosts fine temporary exhibits.