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  Kelly's Island, Middle Bass & Put-n-Bay Island

Put-in-Bay, located on South Bass Island in Lake Erie's western basin, is one of Ohio's top summer resort vacation destinations. Put-in-Bay has been a summer resort since the mid 1800's, and thrived during the turn of the last century during the Victorian era when thousands of visitors disembarked from dozens of steam ships that anchored there. Put-in-Bay has not lost its appeal over the past 160+ years, with more than 750,000 visitors discovering something to celebrate each year at Put-in-Bay, Ohio. There is something here for everyone--history, fun activities for the kids, live entertainment, lots of shopping and a fun and relaxing atmosphere where everyone is on "island time". Put-in-Bay offers those interested in local, Ohio and American history a variety if places to see and things to discover. Put-in-Bay is home to Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial, constructed as a symbol of the lasting peace between the United States, Great Britain and our northern neighbor Canada. Built in cooperation with nine states, the memorial opened to the public in 1915 and became part of the National Park system in 1936. Put-in-Bay is a must see Ohio attraction, whether stopping for the day or spending a week relaxing on this island destination. Don't miss it during your trip to Northern Ohio this summer season! Read more about the island and its summer long list of events at

East Harbor State Park
Located on the shores of Lake Erie, East Harbor State Park has unlimited opportunities for outdoor recreation. Boating, fishing, swimming, picnicking and camping are popular while nature enthusiasts will enjoy the abundance of waterfowl, shorebirds and other species of wildlife found in the park's scenic wetlands. East Harbor state park has been repeatedly recognized as one of Northern Ohio's most exceptional state parks, and should be high on the list of any outdoorsman visiting the area. Read More about East Harbor at

Ohio Visitor's Bureau
If you have questions or would like to know more about Ohio's incredible history of fun filled attractions, the visitors bureau is a great place to start. Aside from roller coasters at Cedar Point, Northern Ohio has plenty of other ways to get the heart pumping, too. Explore trains, planes and auto museums, or visit some of Ohio's historic forts from the revolutionary war and war of 1812. Hop a ferry for a Lake Erie Island adventure, or spend the day on the water sailing along Ohio's northern coast. There's no such thing as a dull day in Northwest Ohio. Read more at

Port Clinton Chamber of Commerce
Planning a vacation to the beautiful shores of Lake Erie this summer? Be sure heck out our Visitor Info and Local Events! Looking to relocate to a beautiful area where you can live, work and play? Check out our Relocation and Community pages! Searching for a great place to do business? Check out our Community and Business Opportunities pages! Learn more and become a member of one of the best Chambers along the coast! Read more at

Kelleys Island Chamber of Commerce
Kelleys Island is the largest U.S. Island on Lake Erie, and is largely considered the Walleye Fishing capital of the world. With a landmass of twenty-eight hundred acres and an eighteen-mile shoreline, the island has a lot to offer fishermen and non-anglers alike. There are a variety of seasonal activities and events, places to explore, and a rich cultural and natural history to discover -- something for everyone! Read More at

Middle Bass Islandmiddle bass island
Middle Bass Island is part of the state of Ohio, located off the states northern shore in Lake Erie. The  small historic town of Middle Bass with it's year round population of 95, lies on the island. The 805-acre island come alive in the summer time though, with the number of daily visitors topping 1,500, all coming together for boating, live music and festivities nearly every weekend. Some of the island's famous neighbors include Kelleys Island, Pelee Island and South Bass Island, with the town of Put-in-Bay. Be sure to swing by all the islands of Northern Ohio this summer and enjoy everything island life has to offer, with drinks, music, and a whole lot of fun. Read More at



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