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.

A Reel Good Time in Shores & Islands Ohio

Whether you are already hooked or just testing the waters, Shores & Islands Ohio is the spot for fishermen and women to drop a line and stay awhile. Known as the “Walleye Capital of the World,” anglers can catch channel catfish, bass, and yellow perch in addition to walleye and other species of…

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Like a Local: Captain Peg Van Vleet of Blue Sky Charters

S&IO: Tell us about Blue Sky Charters. Why did you choose to start a sport fishing business? CAPTAIN PEG: We are a sport fishing charter business in Port Clinton, fishing the Western Basin of Lake Erie. We fish for walleye and yellow perch. We use light tackle, and drift fish for walleye, and…

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How Do I…Go Fishing at Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands?

Updated October 2020 The Lake Erie Shores & Islands region lost a true legend in October 2020 with the passing of Capt. Dave Spangler. In addition to being a loving husband, father, and grandfather, Dave was a friend to all and a tireless advocate for a healthy Lake Erie. Dave graciously helped us…

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