Just outside of Huntsville, Ohio there is a spectacular place called Indian Lake. Indian Lake is known for once being an Indian trade route linking the Ohio River to Lake Erie.
The lake also features a large wetlands area with channels where guests are able to view fish, mammals, waterfowl, and turtles. The lake lies on one of the most traveled bird migration routes; Indian Lake has become a resting area for Canadian geese, ducks, swans, and other birds. Even bald eagles can be spotted here.
This retreat location is located within the Indian Lake State Park and close to both Pew Island State Park and the Cranberry Resort.
Cozy lake front, authentic log cabin for 6 guests. Cabin includes 2 queen beds and 2 single beds. The deck is perfectly positioned for sunset views over Indian Lake. Outback you’ll find a warm fire pit, dock for fishing, and all the sights & sounds of mother nature. This cabin does offer some of the comforts of home including a full kitchen, inside living & dining areas, wood burning fireplace, and even a washer and dryer.
Featured Adventure Options in Indian Lake, Ohio:
Curious about where your food comes from? It’s not something you often think about other than when you need to go grocery shopping. This agriculture adventure in Ohio lets you take an inside look at how your food is grown and what all it takes to get your food to the dinner table.
Kayaking & Canoeing
It’s your choice of vessel when exploring Indian Lake. Whether you choose to canoe or kayak the 5,800 acre lake, there are plenty of migratory birds, waterfowl, small mammals, and turtles you’ll see encounter the way. With the water abutting Indian Lake State Park, you’ll have the opportunity to take break and picnic on the shore. For the ultimate on the water experience, test your skills at lake fishing during your paddle.
Sit back and enjoy a journey around Indian Lake, Ohio. On this eco-tour, you’ll get to experience all this area has to offer in a short period of time. During the trip, you’ll see a glimpse of agriculture, the topography change, the beauty of Indian Lake, and of course catch a few wildlife sightings.
Ohio fishing at its finest can be found at Indian Lake! The lake is home to a number of fish species including yellow perch, massive bluegills, catfish, and largemouth bass. What really makes Indian Lake stand out is the 5,800 total acres that make up the best saugeye fishing in all of Ohio! From shore, kayak, or boat, fishing at Indian Lake is a fun activity for anglers of all types.
Venture down one of the many hiking trails found at the Indian Lake State Park. While you meander through the bushy habitat of Indian Lake, you’ll obverse many migratory birds and other waterfowl, small mammals, and turtles along the way. All hiking trails are easy to walk with some offering spectacular views of Indian Lake. Hiking at Indian Lake gives you the experience of finding that remote, quiet place while only moments away from plenty of other outdoor activities!
Ohio has cultivated some of the best deer hunting in the country! Hunting in Ohio allows hunters the opportunity to get away from their busy schedules and retreat to the nearest tree stand for peace and quiet. Ohio is well known for their monster bucks, mainly due to the high abundance of agriculture in the area. Indian Lake is also a great region to turkey hunt in.
Shooting sports in Ohio are a great way to practice valuable life skills. This fun group activity helps instill the concentration and focus needed to follow the target while offering encouragement to our fellow shooters, no matter how bad or good they are doing. Whether for pure enjoyment of the outdoors or if you choose to make a game out of it, shooting sports are always an exciting activity for shooters of any skill level.
There’s nothing better in the summer months than to cool off in the rivers and lakes. Swimming at Indian Lake is sure to take you back to your childhood; a time where you could relax, play, connect with your friends, and feel at ease. What’s stopping you from taking a dip in the crisp Ohio waters with us?