Free & Cheap Things to Do in Oak Harbor, OH

  • The list below includes 68 free or cheap things to do in or near Oak Harbor, Ohio, including 59 different types of inexpensive activities like Nature & Wildlife Areas, Bowling, Observatories & Planetariums and Bird Watching.
  • From Sportsmen's Migratory Bird Center to Magee Marsh Wildlife Area, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Oak Harbor and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Port Clinton, Put in Bay, Sandusky and Toledo.
  • The list below includes 68 free or cheap things to do in or near Oak Harbor, Ohio, including 59 different types of inexpensive activities like Nature & Wildlife Areas, Bowling, Observatories & Planetariums and Bird Watching.
  • From Sportsmen's Migratory Bird Center to Magee Marsh Wildlife Area, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Oak Harbor and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Port Clinton, Put in Bay, Sandusky and Toledo.
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15.7 Miles
72% 43 votes
National & State Parks 4049 E Mooresdock Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452 MoreLess Info
Located along the west side of the island itself, Catawba Island State Park offers access to Lake Erie for motorboating, fishing, and swimming. The 10-acre park also has picnic sites and a pavilion.
6.7 Miles
100% 3 votes
Bird Watching Oak Harbor, OH MoreLess Info
Featuring a variety of wildlife exhibits, Sportsmen's Migratory Bird Center offers visitors a chance to bird-watch from its 40-ft observation tower. There are interactive displays that teach visitors about the native plants and wildlife in the region.
15.7 Miles
91% 11 votes
National & State Parks 4049 E Mooresdock Road, Port Clinton, OH 43452 MoreLess Info
Located along the water, Marblehead Lighthouse State Park features a museum and a lighthouse that is open for public tours. The park provides picnic areas as well as views of Cedar Point and nearby islands.
27.3 Miles
100% 27 votes
Parks 4659 Airport Highway, Toledo, OH 43615 MoreLess Info
The Swan Creek Metropark is a nature preserve for migratory birds, deer, fox and raccoon. The location's features include scenic overlooks, a swinging bridge, a playground, and indoor and picnic shelters.
10.6 Miles
67% 21 votes
Piers & Boardwalks 83 N. Madison Street, Port Clinton, OH 43452 MoreLess Info
At Fisherman's Wharf, guests will have the opportunity to purchase a wide variety of bait and tackle goods. The location, which carries brand name lures, deli sandwiches, and beverages, also sells a variety of clothing items and boating supplies.
32.1 Miles
74% 73 votes
Beaches Nickel Plate Drive, Huron, OH MoreLess Info
Covering 12.3-acres of foot-friendly sands, Nickel Plate Beach, is a family favorite destination on the shores of Lake Erie. Featuring picnic areas, playgrounds, fishing, and sport courts, plan your day at the beach today.
22.8 Miles
89% 9 votes
National & State Parks Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH MoreLess Info
A wet meadow prairie marsh is the key feature of the Irwin Prairie State Nature Preserve. This publicly owned grassland preserves numerous wild flowering plants, while serving as a natural wetlands home to a variety of bird and insect species.
23.7 Miles
86% 14 votes
Parks Broadway Street, Toledo, OH 43614 MoreLess Info
A neighborhood park offering views of the Maumee River, Walbridge Park features paved trails for biking and hiking as well as a playground area. The park also has a gazebo, two pavilions, and provides picnic areas as well.
11.4 Miles
92% 13 votes
River Fremont, OH MoreLess Info
With views of flowing water, the Sandusky River provides opportunities for fishing, rafting, canoeing, kayaking, and ice fishing. Sights and animals along the river include wildflowers, deer, turtles, kingfishers, ducks, bald eagles, and a covered bridge.
39.8 Miles
83% 12 votes
Parks Coen Rd, Vermilion, OH 44089 MoreLess Info
Sherod Park offers large grassy areas, picnic areas, and shaded areas that make it a suitable location for a group outing or family event. The location also contains baseball fields and a walking path.
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