Port Clinton (Ohio)
The Jet ExpressHigh speed ferry that offers trips to Kelleys Island and Put-in-Bay.
Little Portage Accessaddress: Darr Hopfinger Rd
Portage River Fishing Access
phone: +1-877-585-1733address: 451 W. Lakeshore Dr
phone: +1 419-732-2165address: 537 W. Lakeshore Dr
phone: +1-800-745-3625address: 1805 W Lakeshore Dr
By carFrom Columbus, head north on US 23 to Ohio State Route 4. At Ohio 2 head West. Exit OH 2 at the first OH 163 exit.
From Cleveland, head west on OH 2, exiting at OH 163.
From Toledo, head East on OH 2. For a scenic route, follow Lakeshore Drive (just past the Red Horse National Guard base), or else exit at the OH 163 exit.
- Toledo Express Airport (TOL)
- Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE)
Erie-Ottawa County International AirportFlights to the Lake Erie islands are often arranged here. Can accept international visitors, but the customs are a bit less fluid then they would be at a larger airport..
Liberty Aviation MuseumAn aviation museum at the Erie Ottawa International Airport with a heavy emphasis on aviation from the 1920s to the 1940s.
Ottawa National Wildlife RefugeA popular spot for watching large birds, such as eagles.
Plenty to do here. Fishing charters, head boats, ferries, marina's all located downtown on water front. Nice public beaches, parks.
phone: +1 419 732-3080address: 60 Madison St., Port ClintonSample 30+ flavors of popcorn including Vanilla Butternut, Rootbeer, Jelly Bean and so on. The production process is done in front of customers.
phone: +1 419 732-3606address: 267 Lightner Rd. (off SR 163), Port ClintonThis drive-thru safari has exotic animals, camel and pony rides, entertaining and educational animal shows, pig races, gift shop, picnic facilities, a snack bar and café and grill.
Annual Main Street Port Clinton Walleye FestivalMain Street Port Clinton in May each year.
Island Adventures Family Fun Centerphone: +1 419-732-2020address: 280 SE Catawba Rd(SR 53) 18 hole mini-golf, go-carts, bumper boats, arcade, pizza. Open Memorial Day/Labor Day.
Annual New Years Eve Walleye DropDown Town Port Clinton, December 31 of each year.
Port Clinton City Beachaddress: Perry St
FishinFul/Myrmidon Chartersphone: +1 419-734-9711address: 1124 Lee AveApr 1-Oct 31
- Lake Erie Fishing Charters, Lakefront Marina +1-800-576-4606
- Lakeland Charters, Brands West Dock, +1 419-734-0440
Sassy Sal Chartersphone: +1 419-732-7755address: 40 Jefferson St(SR 163).
phone: +1 419-734-9999address: 247 Lakeshore DriveHead-boats - $30-35.00 per head.
Lake Erie Islands Welcome Centerphone: +1 419-734-4386address: 770 E. Catawba Rd(SR 53). 'Discount tickets' for ferry boats, attractions, maps, restrooms. Open year around.
phone: +1 419-734-2611address: 2920 E. Harbor RdThe Largest Cheese Shop In Ohio, located at Providing, cheese, smoked meat and fish, BBQ ribs, wine, beer, candy since 1949. Some free samples for tasting. It is one of those places, you just want to visit. Unique.
The Mon Ami Restaurant and Historic Wineryphone: +1 419-797-4445address: 3845 East Wine Cellar Road
phone: +1 419-734-4224address: 2133 E. Harbor Rd
- Northcoast Canvas, 250 SE Catawba, +1 419-734-5453 Marine upholstery, enclosures, storage and canvas shop.
Jolly Roger Seafood Houseaddress: 1737 E Perry StDine inside, outside or carry-out. Fresh Lake Erie fish, shrimp, soups. Great food! Closed part of winter.
Tin Goose DinerClassic American diner at the airport.
phone: +1 419-734-2243address: 255 W Lakeshore Dr
phone: +1 419-732-2645address: 255 W Lakeshore Dr
address: 220 E Perry St
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Port Clinton-Catawba Islandphone: +1 419-732-7322address: 50 NE Catawba RdFree breakfast & WiFi
Bed & Breakfast
address: 2766 Sand Rd
phone: +1 419-732-3212address: 310 Madison St
Port Clinton Post Office
- Catawba Island
- Cedar Point
- Milan Birthplace of Thomas A. Edison, inventor.