What is the closest town to Mackinaw Island, Michigan?

Answer Mackinac Island, also called Mackinaw Island, is reachable by ferry from the nearest city, Mackinac City. St. Ignace, a city of 2,000, also offers ferries to the island. The Hiawatha National Fores... Read More »

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Cabins in Mackinaw Island, Michigan?

Situated in in Upper Michigan's Lake Huron, Mackinac Island (sometimes called Mackinaw Island, after Mackinaw, the nearest mainland town) was once a popular summer colony for wealthy 19th-century f... Read More »

How far is Saginaw, Michigan from Mackinaw Island?

The distance from the center of Saginaw, Michigan to Mackinaw is approximately 198 miles. Once you reach Mackinaw, you will need to get on a ferry and travel the remaining five miles to Mackinaw Is... Read More »

What is the price of an adult ticket aboard Shepler's Mackinaw Island Ferry?

The price of an adult ticket is $24 aboard Shepler's Mackinaw Island Ferry when departing from Mackinaw City or St. Ignace. The ferry for Mackinaw City runs from the beginning of May to the last of... Read More »

Are golf carts allowed on Mackinaw Island?

Golf carts only are permitted on golf courses on Mackinac Island. The town prohibits all vehicles for personal use except for electric wheelchairs and certain types of scooters for use by people wi... Read More »