Posts Tagged ‘lake erie’

Great Lakes Exposition in Cleveland

Learn about the Great Lakes Exposition of 1936 and 1937, presented by the Cleveland Metroparks.  The Bay Village Historical Society quarterly potluck dinner begins with a social at 6 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. and program at 7. Great Lakes Expo brought 7 million people to Lake Erie: Remember When Share:

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Ohio Lake Erie fish report Dec. 13-17

Anglers have reported some of the best fishing of the year on Cleveland-area rivers over the past two days, Cleveland Metroparks aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec says. Fish are spread throughout the system, with anglers reporting some 25-29-inch fish this week, Durkalec wrote in his weekly fish report. Steelhead have been caught on marabou jigs under floats, brightly colored…

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Ohio Lake Erie marine forecast Dec. 14-17

It’s warming up for the weekend. So if you need a break from Christmas prep, put on a coat and take a walk on a beach.  The water temperature off Toledo is 34 degrees, and 39 off Cleveland. See the full Lake Erie National Weather Service forecast, from Avon Point to Willowick.  Friday: Southeast wind 5…

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Jingle Jump

  Go jump in Lake Erie! Brave souls are invited to jump into the chilly waters of Lake Erie during the annual Christmas at Lakeside event. There is no fee to participate, but all participants (individuals and teams) are invited to make a donation to the Lakeside Annual Fund. Awards will be given to: best…

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Ohio Lake Erie fish report Dec. 7-9

Still fishing? You can fish year-round on Lake Erie, and the fishing has been good.  Walleye have been caught day and night from the East 55th and East 72nd breakwalls, Cleveland Metroparks aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec writes in his weekly fish report. He says, “Lakefront steelhead have been biting on small jigs tipped with minnow suspended between 4-6 feet…

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Winter weather: Ohio Lake Erie marine forecast Dec. 7-9

The wind is looking rough this weekend, and Lake Erie has a small craft advisory through Friday.  But the lake is still far from frozen: the Lake Erie water temperature is 37 off Toledo and 42 off Cleveland. Sunday, the scheduled Santa Paddle before the Cleveland Browns game, has the best looking forecast, at 36…

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Lake Erie’s Crystal Beach named among best beaches in the world

Lake Erie’s Crystal Beach ranks among the 50 best beaches in North America, and the top 400 beaches in the world, according to 1,000 travel professionals and the website Flightnetwork.com.  The Canadian beach, across the U.S. border from Buffalo, near Fort Erie, Ontario, ranks No. 39 in North America. The spot gets praise for “flawless white sand”…

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See the winning walleye in the 2018 Fall Brawl

The 2018 Lake Erie Walleye Fall Brawl came down to the penultimate day, when Clarence Mitchell Jr. caught a 13.7-pound tank.  The results are still subject to polygraph tests. But Mitchell could win a $100,000 Warrior boat. See the full story on cleveland.com/rock-the-lake. Share:

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Ohio Lake Erie forecast Nov. 30-Dec. 2

The weather’s getting warmer for the weekend!   There’s lots of wind in the forecast, and rain on Saturday. But Sunday will be partly sunny and 54.   The Lake Erie water temperature is 39 off Toledo and 44 off Cleveland.   See the full National Weather Service forecast for Avon Point to Willowick here.…

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