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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The National Museum of the Great Lakes will continue their Halloween Boo on the Boat tradition by extending the event from one day to one week. Beginning Saturday, October 24 and concluding on Saturday, October 31 the museum will encourage young “goblins and ghouls” to visit the museum in costume to trick-or-treat aboard

tags: Events, Kids & Pets, Lake Erie

Friday, October 16, 2020

New York’s Lake Erie tributaries boast some of the highest angler catch rates for steelhead (rainbow trout) in the entire country, and the arrival of fall’s colors signals the beginning of the steelhead season. Favorite fishing destinations such as Cattaraugus, Eighteen Mile, and Chautauqua Creeks typically begin to cool

tags: Fishing, Lake Erie

Sunday, September 27, 2020

A short drive from Cleveland or Toledo and just six miles south of the famous Bass Islands is one of the best kept secrets on the Great Lakes—Catawba Island Club and Marina. Founded to be a sportsmen’s haven with a focus on family, CIC’s roots date back to the powerboating surge of the late 1920s. In the more modern

tags: Boat Club, Destination, Lake Erie

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Preliminary results from surveys in the western basin of Lake Erie indicate more great news for Ohio anglers, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. The 2020 walleye and yellow perch hatches are both above average and continue an exceptional era of fish production in the western basin of

tags: Dept of Natural Resources, Environmental Impact, Fishing, Lake Erie

Monday, September 21, 2020

Terry's Marine Service became an established business on October 6, 2015, when a young marine technician decided to turn his passion for all things boating into a business. On the beautiful shores of Lake Erie, in Marblehead, Ohio, Josh Terry began giving back to the industry he loves. A lifelong resident of Ottawa County, Josh grew

tags: Lake Erie, Service & Repair

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

The free HuntFish OH mobile app is available now for Ohio’s outdoors enthusiasts to conveniently purchase fishing and hunting licenses, check game, and view wildlife area maps, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. The HuntFish OH mobile app is available for Android and iOS users and

tags: Fishing, Lake Erie, Software & Apps, Dept of Natural Resources

Sunday, August 30, 2020

Lowrance®, a world-leader in fishing electronics since 1957, is pleased to announce Lowrance Pro Ron Nelson clinched the 2020 Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) Angler of the Year (AOY) Title at the Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit Super Tournament at Lake Erie, August 11-14, 2020. It is the second consecutive year the Berrien Springs,

tags: Awards, Fishing, Lake Erie

Monday, August 3, 2020

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) has approved more than $400,000 in funding through the Coastal Management Assistance Grant (CMAG) program for five projects in Mentor, Euclid, Jefferson, Rocky River and Rossford that will improve coastal planning, public access, and water quality. “ODNR is proud to partner with

tags: Dept of Natural Resources, Environmental Impact, Lake Erie, Awards

Sunday, August 2, 2020

Southern Marinas Holdings, LLC, a partnership between a New York-based private investment firm and Southern Marinas, announced today the purchase of Bay Point Resort and Marina in Marblehead, Ohio on July 8, 2020. This acquisition brings the growing Southern Marina’s portfolio total to eleven properties. Bay Point Resort and

tags: Company Expansions, Lake Erie, Marina

Saturday, August 1, 2020

Great Lakes boaters, set your course for 42.4974° N, 82.8964°W, and head for St. Clair Shores, Michigan. Nestled along the banks of the beautiful Lake St. Clair, St. Clair Shores is often called the “Gateway to the Great Lakes” and the “Boating Capital of Michigan.” The boating business here is

tags: Lake Erie, Travel, Destination

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