How to Explore Lake Shore Park in Ashtabula, Ohio

A trip to Northeast Ohio is not complete without a visit to Lake Erie’s pristine shores. Lake Shore Park in Ashtabula, Ohio is one of the area’s top spots for a quick dive in the waters, a round of disc golf, or a spot to put in your fishing boat. Beat the heat this summer with a trip to the picturesque, lakeside park.  

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Everything You Need to Know About Lake Shore Park

Put Lake Shore Park on your list of things this summer. Spend the day sliding around the playground or splashing at the beach. Discover the best of the park during your next visit to Ashtabula. 

  • Explore the Beach

As the name implies, this beautiful park sits on the shores of our majestic Lake Erie. Spend your next beach day on the sandy coast of Lake Shore Park and enjoy the stillness of Ashtabula. The beach is patrolled by lifeguards daily throughout the summer and there are several pavilions set up throughout the park that offer lake views. Bring a picnic and make a day out of it! 

  • Fishing at Lake Shore Park

Lake Erie offers some of the best fishing spots in the Northeast, and Lake Shore Park delivers. The park offers a boat ramp for those looking to get out on the water and miles of grassy shoreline for casting a line from the land. Need to restock the tacklebox? Check out the park’s bait shop for all of the best products for reeling in your next big catch.

  • Walking Trails

Indian Trails Park was built and funded entirely by the generous efforts of the people of Ashtabula. The trails provide bike paths, a large pavilion, and numerous walking paths. In 2016, the Riverview Bridge was completed within the park making it the 19th unique covered bridge in the county. End your walk with a stroll through the 150-foot long wooden bridge during your next visit to Indian Trails.

  • Outdoor Recreation

Get a group together and spend the day playing all of summer’s best games at Lake Shore Park. The park offers an array of options including bocce ball, horseshoes, disc golf, and volleyball. (Don’t forget to pack your own equipment.) Let the little ones run amuck at the completely fenced-in, expansive playground. There is truly something for everyone at this friendly Ashtabula park!

Unwind at The Lakehouse Inn Resort

room 3 the lakehouse innKick back in Room Three at The Lakehouse Inn Resort. The traditional queen room is beachy in all the right ways. After a long day soaking in rays at Lake Shore Park, you’ll love relaxing in this quaint room. 

Treat your special someone to a Date Night Package. Bask in a 60-minute couples massage at our five-star spa, earn a $50 voucher to our onsite restaurant Crosswinds Grille, wake up to a chef-inspired breakfast, and rest in the most comfortable accommodations. Let us indulge you during your next visit to The Lakehouse Inn Resort.