Daily Ferry Service & Boat Tours Between Petoskey, Harbor Springs, and Bay Harbor

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Walkups Welcome!

Please feel free to walk up to the dock and purchase tickets from any crew member.

Ride The Ferry and Harbor Princess

Looking for something to do in Petoskey? Join us for a boat cruise around Little Traverse Bay. Ferry service connecting Petoskey, Harbor Springs, and Bay Harbor. Our vessel has a spacious deck, covered seating, 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.


231-444-BOAT ( 2628 )

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All ferry trip purchases are non-refundable. Weather cancellations are subject to future credit. 

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


A ferry on the water in front of a house in Petoskey

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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