Port Clinton, Ohio: Walleye Capital of the World

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Madison St., Port Clinton, OH
May be visible on a trailer at 163 and Adams. May be in storage!
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Walleye Capital of the World
Many towns battle for the title of "Walleye Capital of the World." This 18-ft. long fiberglass fish is the only one which descends from a crane on New Year's Eve. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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Walleye Capital of the World

We drove around town for 20 minutes. Finally asked a police officer in town where Walleye on trailer was hiding. Said he might be in storage. Bummed, but nice little fishing town to visit.

[Amy, 07/14/2014]
Wylie Walleye. Wylie Walleye Statue

Port Clinton persists with its claim as Walleye Capital of the World. They moved the walleye statue -- Wylie Walleye -- to 163 and Adams. It's worth taking a look at, and right off Lake Erie.

[Mari, 05/13/2011]

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