Linde-Camp History

  • 1890's  The "Upp" house was built by Kelleys Island Blacksmith Henry Upp.
  • 1945  Charles P. and Florence Lindecamp visit Kelleys Island for the wedding of their son Charles J. to Margery Conkle, a KI native.
  • 1950  Charles, a school superintendent in Garfield Heights Ohio, purchased the home,  fulfilling his wife's dream of operating a restaurant or hotel.  The bed-and-breakfast operated for 25 seasons as the Linde-camp.
  • 2006  Charles' great-granddaughter began rennovations on the property, which continue today.
The Upp Home decorated for July 4th, 1904
Linde-Camp 2013 with new 8-passenger golf cart