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Ferry to Washington Island

This fairy was very professional, very smooth, and quite clean. Enjoy the ride over to the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Connie J
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Mesa.,Az
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great ride

its a ferry boat if you dont know dont go. kids always enjoy the ride there. well it will take you... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This fairy was very professional, very smooth, and quite clean. Enjoy the ride over to the Washington Island and the ride back to Northport Pier. Lots of cars and trucks went with us for the ride.

Thank Connie J
Reviewed 2 days ago

its a ferry boat if you dont know dont go. kids always enjoy the ride there. well it will take you to an island winch is cool.

Thank TrailBlazer798337
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to take the car ferry to Washington Island on Labor Day. It was easy and convenient to take the car. We got to the ferry right before 11 a.m. just as they were finishing loading. It was a nice ride to the Island....More

3  Thank elpasokib
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a fun adventure over to Washington Island. Plenty of seating. Short times in between ferry trips. Beware waters can be rough if you are sensitive to that. Multiple levels to accommodate everyone so if stairs don't work or you, you will have alternative...More

1  Thank victoriah788
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rode up from Milwaukee while it was going to rain down there all day. Decided to take the ferry ⛴ to the island. This was a first for me with the bike. Nice smooth ride over.

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very impressed with this ferry service. They were on time, very clean ferry and friendly staff. Go up to the second level and watch the waves hit the front of the ferry. Very cool.

Thank JMP386
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Of course it does. I didn't mean that in a negative way. We have traveled on ferrys many times. If you have never used one before it would be a pleasant adventure. For us it was pleasant but not an adventure. The fare on the...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the ferry ride over to Washington Island. One the way home we had to wait about 35 minutes for the next ferry as the first one was full. Keep that in mind if you are leaving toward end of the day. The ride...More

1  Thank Misscole33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When the ferry ride was the best part of the trip to Washington Island, that doesn’t say too much about Washington Island. The boat over was crowded, but we spent our time on the upper deck. Coming back was a whole different story. I felt...More

1  Thank Eric M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A bit expensive but it was a great ride and I enjoyed it probably more than Washington Island itself

1  Thank Slelle30325
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I haven't but have seen dogs on them
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Joanne F
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45 minutes to an hour
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Jaydenmarie
20 June 2017|
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Response from Ed S | Reviewed this property |
We visited the Lavender Farms, Nelson Bitter Bar, Sieferts, lunched at Rock Harbor, took ferry to Rock Island and hike around, road our bikes and enjoyed the scenery.
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