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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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 »

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 »

When does Mackinaw Island officially close?

Mackinaw island in Michigan has attractions year-round so does not totally shut down for the winter. The summer season begins around May every year and ends around late October with the closing 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 »