From Toledo to Conneaut, Ohio's Lake Erie shores are chock-full of amazing adventures. Experience America's Roller Coast at Cedar Point in Sandusky, dive into Cleveland's foodie scene in the Flats or zip through the trees with incredible waterfront views at Lake Erie Canopy Tours in Ashtabula. From there, venture along the Maumee, Cuyahoga, Chagrin or Grand rivers exploring the many shops, rooftop patios and cozy destinations to turn your day trip into a longer stay.
To love the lake means to take care of the lake. With that in mind, we checked in with Lake Erie Foundation president Jim Stouffer to gauge exactly how the lake is doing — and what challenges it’s facing.
As the pandemic destroyed dozens of industries, boaters report a resurgence in those looking to spend time on the water.
Discover ways to celebrate our Great Lake during any season.
Get the scoop on getting to the Lake Erie Islands.
Northern Ohio’s Lake Erie-moderated climate and rich soil make it an ideal spot for grape growing. As a result, the region is dotted with wineries, each with its own tastes and atmospheres.