9 Perfect Places To Kayak And Canoe Around Cleveland This Summer

Ohio features many stunning water ways that provide an epic escape to beat the summer heat. While swimming is always enjoyable, sometimes floating on top of the water is just as rewarding. Is there really a better route to your happy place than via a canoe or kayak? Fortunately, Cleveland is surrounded by neat locations where you can enjoy a pretty day on the waters of a lake, stream, or river.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

There is no better way to satiate your thirst for adventure than to embark on a waterway excursion. The Ohio landscape makes a stunning backdrop for every outdoor adventure, and our rivers, lakes, and other waterways provide views that are simply unbeatable. If you are still itching with cabin fever after you hit the water, check out some of our suggested destinations.