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Lake Erie Islands

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Lake Erie Islands

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Lake Erie, one of the five Great Lakes in North America, contains a number of islands that serve as a major tourist, resort and summer home destinations. Located north of the southern shore of Lake Erie (also know 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 Native American tribe (the Erie) who lived along its southern shore prior to exploration by Europeans. A full list of Lake Erie Islands are as follows:

List of Lake Erie Islands

  • Big Chicken Island
  • Chick Island
  • East Sister Island
  • Gibraltar Island
  • Green Island
  • Gull Island
  • Hen Island
  • Kelleys Island - tourist destination
  • Little Chicken Island
  • Lost Ballast Island
  • Middle Island
  • Middle Bass Island - tourist destination
  • Middle Sister Island
  • Mouse Island
  • North Bass Island - tourist destination
  • North Harbour Island
  • Pelee Island - tourist destination
  • 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.
  • Starve Island
  • Sugar Island
  • Turtle Island
  • West Sister Island