Put-in-Bay Hotel History

The Put-in-Bay Hotel Commodore After the War of 1812 no visitors were allowed to stay on Put-In-Bay island overnight. It wasn’t until 50 years later that the first ever of the Put-in-Bay Hotels were thought about, by a man named Frederick Cooper. He sought out an opportunity for business and added more rooms to a […]


Renting A House At Put-in-Bay

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The 5  Things You Need To Know About Renting A House At Put-in-Bay LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! When deciding on Renting A House At Put-in-Bay one of the most important factors is of course location! There are many different areas of the island that permit owners to rent their homes but very few are in the downtown area. […]


Nature Camp

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Nature Camp Winds Up The Nature Camp mission is to encourage children’s natural curiosity of the outdoors by engaging them in fun and educational activities. Nature Camp seems like a bubble, an intentionally built community, and there are usually many in the community who love and care about the magic that is the nature camp […]


Put-in-Bay Tree Carving

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Put-in-Bay Tree Carving Memorializes Founder A Put-in-Bay Tree Carving began its life an estimated 37 years before she would be seen by the founder of Put-in-Bay Jose DeRivera. In 1854 DeRivera arrived at the Lake Erie Islands and purchased South Bass Island ( Known as Put-in-Bay) Middle Bass Island, Gibralter, Ballast & Stave Islands for […]