Once a state fish hatchery, the Aquatic Center is operated by the Division of Wildlife. They strive to provide a fun and enriching experiencing through their educational displays pertaining to Ohio's fishing resources. There are live fish displys of Lake Erie fish, as well as extensive information about the creatures.
KAYAK THE BAY
Navigate the gently rolling waters of Lake Erie catching unparallelled views of Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial. Experience is not neccessary, as their trained staff will be very accomadating to new riders. Paddle the harbor and check out the great vistas and limestone cliffs that surround Put in Bay.
Fly high in the sky and get the best view of the Lake Erie Islands possible! Climb upon their boat and take off for a special putinbay experience. From 600 feet in the sky you will be able to feel like a sea gull spanning the shore. You stay dry throughout, as you depart from the flight deck from the rear. Come and get really high with us!
What would complete your stay at the bay? A jet ski ride! Put in Bay Watercraft Rentals, Inc. offers a variety of water activities including kayaks, waverrunners and power boats. Located next to the South Bass Island State Park, spectacular views of Lake Erie can be found here. Check out the sunset here early in the season. A must see!
PUT-IN-BAY YACHT CLUB
The Put-in-Bay Yacht Club (PIBYC) is situated on South Bass Island on the western shore of Lake Erie. Yachting, power boating, sailing, and other aquatic sports are promoted with great dedication. There are great annual events including cruise outs, parties, picinics, and other social gatherings. PIBYC is a member of the Associated Yacht Clubs (AYC), and annually hosts the Inter-Lake Yachting Association. (I-LYA)