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When the water is low we like to go to Tindill Bridge and go wading. The boys are in their teens... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
hink64
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Fremont, Ohio
Great for small watercraft and kayaks

There are high and low spots in the river so you will need to be careful if taking a midsize boat... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2016
Rhodehouse1003
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Fremont, Ohio
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A scenic river that bisects the city of Fremont and is popular for canoeing and other water sports.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good57%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“boats” (2 reviews)
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Fremont, OH
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

When the water is low we like to go to Tindill Bridge and go wading. The boys are in their teens now and they still like to go

Thank hink64
Reviewed 6 December 2016

There are high and low spots in the river so you will need to be careful if taking a midsize boat. If canoeing or kayaking you need to be aware of the river boats around the bends as some drivers are inexperienced and travel the...More

Thank Rhodehouse1003
Reviewed 31 July 2016

If you love to fish well the Sandusky river is a popular river for fishing. they catch walleye fish in here when they are in season but catfish and bass and white perch and blue gill etc...

1  Thank Tinee M
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Highway 53 roughly follows the Sandusky River from Sandusky Bay through Fremont to Upper Sandusky but you really need to get out the car to see and experience the state scenic river. There are a number of county and city parks along its course plus...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 18 January 2016

how does one rate a river? It is clean enough to fish in and enjoy water sports.. Scenic in some places. And the history! A major battle was fought on this river just outside of fremont when the British fleet in 1913 came sailing down...More

1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 2 June 2015

lived here most of my live walleye n bass fishing are best here! the damn is getting ready to be torn down, this will surely affect the fishing n wildlife!!! stopped there n snapped some last pics of the damn as it is today!

2  Thank beverly m
Reviewed 10 April 2015

A beautiful place to see wildlife. We saw deer, eagles, cranes and egrets on our visit to the river.

Thank cvencven
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Walked down the trails of the Sandusky river dam area to get a glimpse of what it looks like today versus 40 years ago when I made my tracks as a child. Found memories, especially with the frozen river during the winter. Simply beautiful.

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 23 May 2014

My husband and I canoed starting from the Upper Sandusky Harrison Smith Park. The put in point was on the west side of the river near the railroad tracks. A little muddy but not at all a bad spot. This Ohio Wild and Scenic River...More

1  Thank Diane_E_A
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Fishing, rafting, even a little ice fishing. It's year-round recreation with a lovely view. Make sure to set aside some time to enjoy this hidden gem.

1  Thank Dog_Rescue_Chick
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