Few People Know There’s An Ohio Island You Can Walk To
By now, you’ve likely learned that you can take a ferry to some pretty awesome islands in Ohio. (Be sure to check out this one-of-a-kind island day trip.) Did you know there’s also an island in Ohio that you can walk to? Whiskey Island is tucked away on the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, just a quick little trip from the city of Cleveland. What was once a U.S. Coast Guard station is now a recreational area home to a park, restaurant and bar.
Here’s why you’ll want to explore this little island for yourself:
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Have you ever been to Whiskey Island? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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