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“Fun Ride!”

Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry
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US$15.00*
and up
Lumberjack Show Tickets
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Owner description: Shepler's offers 5 different Lighthouse Cruises through the Straits of Mackinac. Each cruise is narrated by the Great Lakes Lighthouse Keepers Association. A portion of the proceeds from each cruise go to help with upkeep and restoration of area lighthouses. See the full schedule and buy tickets online.
Useful Information: Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities, Lockers / storage, Wheelchair access
Howell, Michigan
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Fun Ride!”
Reviewed 29 May 2012

It was just simply fun riding this ferry :) No complaints at all.

Visited October 2011
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Goshen, Indiana
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40 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Excellent Service!!”
Reviewed 29 May 2012

Very well run ferry business. No question, we would always go with Sheplers. Perfect location too!!

Visited May 2012
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Mackinac Island, Michigan
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8 reviews
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“Shepler's is always my first choice!”
Reviewed 29 May 2012

The first time I ever went to Mackinac Island I chose Shepler's because it was convenient and easy to find. Now it's my only choice! Whether you are going to the Island for the day or overnight, the staff is very helpful and friendly. When I stayed overnight on the Island last summer, I never touched my bag again until I got to my room and then to my car - the porters were amazing. I've heard another ferry line is faster but I will always choose Shepler's!

Visited September 2011
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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107 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“GREAT as always!”
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Just returned from Memorial Day trip to Mackinac Island. Sheplers as always are so effecient! Great friendly service, great baggage handling, great captains and safety first! See you next time!

Visited May 2012
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Best boat ride to Mackinac Island!!”
Reviewed 27 May 2012 via mobile

The view on top is the best:) the boat was on time so check the times so you don't miss your ride if not you have to wait one more hour. Be there on time :) !

** If you purchase your tickets online your save $2 off and can print them at home so you have them ready and don't have to wait in line to buy them **

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