Gibraltar Island Tours
Gibraltar Island tours are available from 10 am-12 pm and 1-3pm on Thursdays, June 20 – August 8. Tour guides lead a walking tour of the island, including Perry’s Lookout, the glacial grooves, Stone Lab buildings, and the outside of Cooke Castle. The second hour will focus on the Lake Erie research currently being conducted at Stone Lab.
Thursday August 8 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm; Cost – $5.00. Tours are limited to the first 70 participants on a first come, first served basis. The two hour-long island tour will include a glimpse of the history and natural history of this island, including the historic Stone Laboratory and Cooke’s Castle.
The Water Taxi to Gibraltar will leave from the Boardwalk (341 Bayview Ave. Put-in-Bay, Ohio). Participants should plan to get there 15 minutes prior to tour time. Parking will be available at the Town Hall or on the Street, not at the Boardwalk.
You can also schedule a group tour April through November by calling the Stone Lab Office at 419-285-1800.