Passenger & Vehicle Service to Put-in-Bay & Middle Bass Island, Ohio

Student Field Trips at Put-in-Bay

Put-in-Bay Educational Experiences

Each year, the Aquatic Visitor Center on Put-in-Bay & Stone Laboratory on Gibraltar Island attract more than 175 groups and 5500 people to experience hands-on classes and Lake Erie ecology/field trips. The Aquatic Center offers educational guided tours of the historic fish hatchery. Put-in-Bay student groups will learn about the complex Lake Erie ecosystem and current Lake research by getting a first-hand look at live fish. Stone Lab science workshops range from water sampling on a research vessel to dissecting fish and identifying aquatic microorganisms. Groups can schedule one day or overnight workshops May through October.
For details call Stone Lab Office at 419-285-2341 or 614-292-8949. Call our office at 419-285-2421 or 800-500-2421 to reserve your group and we will mail you a confirmation letter.

2022 School Group Fares (K-12)

  • $3.00 Student Round Trip – through 6th Grade
  • $7.50 Student Round Trip – 7th through 12th Grade
  • $14.00 Adult Round Trip – Monday thru Friday
  • $15.00 Adult Round Trip – Saturday and Sunday
  • $4.00 Bicycle Round Trip with group ticket purchase
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