Things to do on Mackinac Island

Two centuries ago, when the governor of the Michigan Territory stopped at Mackinac Island on an expedition, his team was struck by the variety and delicacy of the fish – especially the rich flavor of the whitefish. Charter fishing boats that operate in the Straits of Mackinac find that to be true still today. But even if you’re not a fisherman, you can still get out on the water and enjoy the beauty of Mackinac Island from lake level in a kayak, sailboat or a sunset cruise under the Mackinac Bridge. Or, if you’re a thrill seeker, get up high above the water and go parasailing.

E.U.P. Fishing and Charters

Join us for a relaxing and exciting day of fishing on the gin clear waters of the Straits of Mackinac. Fish in calm waters within view of Mackinac Island and…

Great Turtle Kayak Tours

Explore the Straits aboard your choice of single kayak, tandem kayak, or stand up paddleboard. Our guides have been paddling the local waterways for over 20 years, and will show…

Mackinaw Parasailing

Parasailing is an exciting water sport for all ages. Come view the “Straits of Mackinac” from a new perspective. Their custom boat enables the parasailers to take off and land…

North Shore Fishing Charters

North Shore Sport Fishing Charter, based in St. Ignace, specializes in trout and salmon fishing on the Straits of Mackinac and offer competitive prices on full and half day charters.

Shepler’s Ferry

Shepler’s Mackinac Island Ferry has been bringing guests to Mackinac Island with outstanding quality service since 1945. Family owned and operated for over 74 years, and offering the fastest ferries…

Sip N’ Sail Cruises

Enjoy 90 minutes of panoramic views aboard the Isle Royale Queen III, an 81' well-appointed vessel with multiple viewing areas, heated cabins, restroom, a full service cash bar and live…

Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry

Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry provides service to Mackinac Island from Mackinaw City and St. Ignace, Michigan. Star Line offers free daily parking, group rates and Mackinac Island ferry packages.

Tour the Island By Kayak

See the island from the duck’s view, in your own or rented kayak. The sounds of downtown will fade and you’ll hear the waves lapping against your vessel as you…

Ugly Anne Tour Company

The Straits Area Tour Company offers tours out of Mackinaw City and Mackinac Island along with charter opportunities from anywhere in the Straits of Mackinac. Explore the history of the…

Wild Honey Sailing Charters

Sailing the magnificent waters around Mackinac Island will be the highlight of your vacation. You can enjoy an afternoon or evening of the tranquil beauty and romance of Mackinac Island…

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