LICENSES AND PERMITS
Ohio and federal fishing laws are presented in a summarized form. Ohio laws in their entirety can be found by consulting the Ohio Revised Code (ORC) or the Ohio Administrative Code (OAC). These laws are subject to change. It is the responsibility of the angler to be aware of the most current laws when fishing.
Ferries & Cruises
Transportation has never been this fun! Get around Lake Erie virtually anytime of day on one of our ferry services or cruises.
Grab a paddle and enjoy rivers and bays, as well as sticking close to the coastline.
Marinas & Launch Ramps
Shores & Islands is a boater’s dream! The region is filled with marinas and transient dockage so that visitors via the lake have plenty of places…
Beauty from Stone: The Story of the Lakeside Daisy
Part of our Time Traveler Series On the side of a small lane in Marblehead, Ohio lies a rocky plain of former quarry land, that each May turns to a carpet…
What's Fresh and New in Shores & Islands Ohio for 2023
Looking for the latest Shores & Islands developments? Or maybe it’s been a while since your last visit and you don’t want to miss a thing?…
Like a Local: Kim Kaufman, Black Swamp Bird Observatory and Biggest Week in American Birding
Part of the Shores & Islands Ohio Like a Local series – Meet Kim Kaufman, Executive Director S&IO: Tell us about your business. Kim: Black…