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The '''Lake Erie Islands''' are in Lake Erie, one of the five Great Lakes in [[North America]] and serve as a major tourist, resort or summer home destination.  Located north of the southern shore of Lake Erie (also know as "America's [[North Coast]]" between [[Cleveland (Ohio)|Cleveland]] and [[Toledo (Ohio)|Toledo]], [[Ohio]], the islands are accessible via ferry boat from a number of locations in Ohio. Lake Erie was named after the Erie Native American tribe who lived along its southern shore prior to exploration by Europeans.  
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The '''Lake Erie Islands''' are in Lake Erie, one of the five [[Great Lakes]] in [[North America]] and serve as a major tourist, resort or summer home destination.  Located north of the southern shore of Lake Erie (also known as "America's [[North Coast (United States)|North Coast]]" between [[Cleveland]] and [[Toledo (Ohio)|Toledo]], [[Ohio]], the islands are accessible via ferry boat from a number of locations in Ohio. Lake Erie was named after the Erie Native American tribe who lived along its southern shore prior to exploration by Europeans.  
  
 
==Regions==
 
==Regions==
  
 
==Cities==
 
==Cities==
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*[[Put-in-Bay]]
  
==Other destinations==
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==Other destinations==  
* [[Big Chicken Island]].
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* Hen Island - Property of the Quinnebog Club.
* [[Chick Island]].
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* [[Kelleys Island]]. Tourist destination  
* [[East Sister Island]].
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* [[Gibraltar Island]].
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* [[Green Island (Ohio)|Green Island]].
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* [[Gull Island]].
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* [[Hen Island]].  
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* [[Kelleys Island]]. Tourist destination
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* [[Little Chicken Island]].
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* [[Lost Ballast Island]].
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* [[Middle Island]].
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* [[Middle Bass Island]].  Tourist destination  
 
* [[Middle Bass Island]].  Tourist destination  
* [[Middle Sister Island]].
 
* [[Mouse Island]].
 
 
* [[North Bass Island]]. Tourist destination
 
* [[North Bass Island]]. Tourist destination
* [[North Harbour Island]].
 
 
* [[Pelee Island]]. Tourist destination
 
* [[Pelee Island]]. Tourist destination
 
* [[Rattlesnake Island]]. Private island owned by a club, membership required
 
* [[Rattlesnake Island]]. Private island owned by a club, membership required
* [[South Bass Island]]. The most significant tourist destination containing the town of [[Put-in-Bay]].
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* [[South Bass Island]]. The most significant tourist destination containing the town of [[Put-in-Bay]].  
* [[Starve Island]].  
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* [[Sugar Island]].
 
* [[Sugar Island]].
* [[Turtle Island]].  
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* [[Turtle Island]]. Privately owned vacation homes
* [[West Sister Island]].
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==Understand==
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==Talk==
 
==Talk==
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==See==
 
==See==
 
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*'''Glacial Grooves''', located on [[Kelleys Island]].
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*'''Crystal Cave''', the world's record, largest geode in the world. Located under Heineman Winery on [[South Bass Island]]. Tour of winery included in $5.00 fee to tour. Crystals in lengths of up to 18 inches inside of this geode that you and others can stand up in.
 
===Itineraries===
 
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==Drink==
 
==Drink==
  
==Stay safe==
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==Sleep==
  
 
==Get out==
 
==Get out==
  
==External links==
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* Go back to the mainland and see the shoreline '''Lake Erie Circle Tour''' [http://www.great-lakes.net/tourism/circletour/erie/]. The drive (or boat ride) takes you through the Working Waterfronts around [[Buffalo_(New York)|Buffalo]] NY, [[Cleveland]] OH, [[Detroit]] MI, [[Erie]] PA, [[Toledo (Ohio)|Toledo]], OH, and southern [[Ontario]] is intermingled with beautiful preservations of flora and fauna as well as the history of North America's first westward expansion, the Northwest Territory.
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Latest revision as of 05:49, 26 September 2012

The Lake Erie Islands are in Lake Erie, one of the five Great Lakes in North America and serve as a major tourist, resort or summer home destination. Located north of the southern shore of Lake Erie (also known as "America's North Coast" between Cleveland and Toledo, Ohio, the islands are accessible via ferry boat from a number of locations in Ohio. Lake Erie was named after the Erie Native American tribe who lived along its southern shore prior to exploration by Europeans.

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  • Glacial Grooves, located on Kelleys Island.
  • Crystal Cave, the world's record, largest geode in the world. Located under Heineman Winery on South Bass Island. Tour of winery included in $5.00 fee to tour. Crystals in lengths of up to 18 inches inside of this geode that you and others can stand up in.

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  • Go back to the mainland and see the shoreline Lake Erie Circle Tour [1]. The drive (or boat ride) takes you through the Working Waterfronts around Buffalo NY, Cleveland OH, Detroit MI, Erie PA, Toledo, OH, and southern Ontario is intermingled with beautiful preservations of flora and fauna as well as the history of North America's first westward expansion, the Northwest Territory.




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