Little Traverse Bay Ferry

6.1.2021 Update

The Ferry is almost finished with maintenance and inspections.

We will be in the water within a few weeks!

We will post updates here and on social media.

Our initial schedule is complete and tickets are available for purchase.

Please reach out to us if you are interested in a private charter!

All ferry trip purchases may be subject to refund or credit as weather may prohibit safe travel.

Limited ADA compliance due to high water; please call to make arrangements for safe travel.

Little Traverse Bay Ferry

The fun way around the bay!

Connecting Petoskey, Harbor Springs and Bay Harbor with passenger ferry services from May to September on Little Traverse Bay.

Established in 2020, the Little Traverse Bay Ferry is a non-profit 501(c)(3) status. The ferry was a vision by the community, for the community.

Our Mission

Reviving northern Michigan traditions to provide unique travel and educational experiences for all ages while connecting and promoting our lakeside communities.

Ferry Ports


Petoskey Michigan Marina

Bayfront Park
101 E. Lake Street
Petoskey, MI 49770
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Harbor Springs

Harbor Springs Michigan Marina

Josephine Ford Park
432-446 E. Bay St.
Harbor Springs, MI 49740
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Bay Harbor

Ferry Boat to Bay Harbor Michigan

Bay Harbor Lake Marina
832 Front St.
Bay Harbor, MI 49770
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Ride The Ferry

The boat ride will be comfortable and enjoyable. Our vessel has and a spacious deck, covered seating for 49, and can protect guests from the elements. We provide personal assistance with boarding for all, including handicapped travelers and bikes. Restrooms are located at the landings, and on board the ferry. Transit time is up to 25 minutes. Please plan to arrive at least 5-10 minutes early.

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