Explore part 2 of a scenic Lake Erie coastal drive filled with beaches, state parks, wildlife preserves, lighthouses, vacation islands, quaint beach towns and villages. The western leg of this route travels west from Vermilion onto Marblehead, Port Clinton, Toledo and Waterville. Want to hop the border? Sandusky has a US / Canada border crossing via car ferry to Pelee Island, Ontario.
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