Ferry Tales do Exist with Shepler’s Ferry!

Ferry Tales do Exist! Your trip to Mackinac Island begins with first class service from family owned and operated Shepler’s Ferry! They have been providing ferry service for Grand Hotel, Mission Point Resort & other fine properties on Mackinac Island for over 75 years.

Experience an unforgettable narrated tour of the Great Lakes night sky aboard a Shepler’s Night Sky cruise! This relaxing and educational cruise explores the wonder and mystery in our galaxy featuring narration by night sky expert and star lore historian Mary Stewart Adams.

Love the “lights”? Shepler’s offers a wide variety of lighthouse cruises for your viewing pleasure—join them as they cruise the straits and see historic lighthouses of Lake Huron. Their Evening Lighthouse Cruises offer up a view of the guardians of the Great Lakes at work as the sun sets and the stars come out to guide.

For their more lengthy cruises, you’ll hear plenty of maritime history from their narrators with the Great Lakes Lighthouse Keepers Association. Their Extended Westbound Lighthouse Cruise is a NEW navigational route for 2021! Join them as they explore seven Lake Michigan lighthouses along with the stunning coastline views of Wilderness State Park and the northern Lower Peninsula. Pass by never-before-seen Squaw Island Light and Lansing Shoal, along with the standard five other points of incredible interest. Their Les Cheneaux Lighthouse Cruise offers up remarkable views of six spectacular Lake Huron lighthouses along with an inside look at the beautiful 36-island Les Cheneaux archipelago chain off the southeastern Upper Peninsula. Shepler’s is proud to be the only service offering guests the opportunity to experience this particular itinerary.

For a true “Ferry Tale” experience– book a Shepler’s private charter for your VIP cocktail reception, catereddinner, or area tour on the Straits of Mackinac! Shepler’s private charters create unforgettable memories for your guests from start to finish. Contact their group sales team to discuss your upcoming private event on the open waters of the Straits of Mackinac.

Their safe, maintained vessels have the most scheduled departures and FREE day parking. Whether it is a destination or an experience you seek, Shepler’s Ferry is here to make your Great Lakes vacation dreams come true.

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