Lake Erie Shores and Islands, Ohio
Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands is the Midwest’s favorite getaway. This coastal destination boasts 152 miles of shoreline, the best fishing on the Great Lakes, welcoming communities, rich history, wine trail, and an abundance of family-friendly attractions. World-famous Cedar Point Amusement Park and Kalahari Resorts & Conventions call it home, along with indoor and outdoor water parks, animal parks, play centers, and more. Visitors enjoy ferries and cruises to Put-in-Bay, Middle Bass, and Kelleys Island. One of the country’s best areas for spring and fall bird migration, the area is overflowing with natural beauty and opportunities for outdoor recreation.
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The Lake Erie Shores and Islands, from Sandusky to Put-in-Bay and beyond, is Ohio's most exciting, year-round vacation destination. With amusing thrills like Cedar Point and indoor waterparks to natural thrills like Lake Erie's coastline and islands, this area offers fun and relaxation for the whole family.
Family-friendly Cedar Point Amusement Park was voted Best Amusement Park in the World for ten consecutive years. It is home to more rides (69) and roller coasters (17) than any other park on the planet, plus offers Soak City waterpark and Challenge Park, a family recreation center.
Kelleys Island and Put-in-Bay invite you to experience an island getaway just a short ferry ride off the mainland. Whatever your pleasure, be it coastal relaxation or on-the-go excitement, the islands have it covered.
Wet and wild fun abounds year-round at various themed indoor waterpark resorts. Great Wolf Lodge, Castaway Bay and Kalahari Resort all feature indoor water play lands with pools, slides, water coasters, raft rides and more.
In addition to all of this fun, the area offers the finest in attractions for every taste. Discover amazing scenery and lighthouses; come face to face with exotic animals at a drive-through safari; soak up the sun on a sandy beach; cast a line off a pier or take a charter boat for some of the best freshwater fishing in the country; hit the links on a championship golf course; explore museums and historical attractions; observe rare species of birds as they rest before their journey over the lake; or taste delicious wines at six wineries.
Click on the link below to receive the Lake Erie Shores and Islands Travel Planner with Shore Savings Card good for travel discounts throughout the region.
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