Lake Erie Love Blog

One of the Midwest’s hottest vacation spots, the region between Toledo and Cleveland provides an eclectic mix of historically significant sites, family-fun amusements, gorgeous scenery, and outdoor recreation.

Like a Local: Brooke Gammie, Quarry Hill Orchards

Meet Brooke Gammie, matriarch of #GamFam6 and one of the proprietors of Quarry Hill Orchards and Quarry Hill Winery in beautiful Berlin Heights, Ohio. S&IO: Tell us about your family history in relation to Berlin Heights and the fruit-farming industry. As a multi-generational business, what…

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Trail Running in Shores & Islands

Published November 2021 Scenic communities and stunning views of Lake Erie have made the Shores & Islands region one of the most beautiful places to run in Ohio. While road running events, like 5k’s and half-marathons, are prominent here, there has been an increase in popularity of trail running…

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Fall Hiking in Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands

Updated September 2021 This Autumn, when Mother Nature once again shows all her true colors, hiking can be an enjoyable outdoor activity for anyone, with a variety of local paths to fit all fitness-levels. Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands is an ideal fall hiking location due to the sheer abundance…

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Help Support Your Favorite Restaurant

Published March 2020 Don’t want to cook today? No problem. You can still enjoy a wide variety of food choices from many of your favorite restaurants by ordering take out. From breakfast, to lunch, to dinner, and everything in between, we’ve compiled an up-to-date list of places you can order from…

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Lake Erie Shores & Islands Fall & Winter Tour Opportunities

While Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands is known as a popular summer destination with groups, the region also rolls out the red carpet to welcome buses, tours, and reunions year-round. Autumn is an especially pleasant time to plan an excursion. Visit in the fall to experience orchards, vineyards…

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