2020 Schedule Announced and Tickets Now on Sale

Greetings from a snow covered Straits!  We’re thrilled to announce our 2020 schedule has been announced and tickets are now on sale.  Click to browse departures from both Mackinaw City or St. Ignace and purchase tickets.  See you soon as we set sail for our 75th season.

New Shepler's Motor Vessel Named William Richard

Named after the patriarch of the Shepler family, William Richard will set sail in the spring of 2020.

William Richard: The Voyage Begins

June 10, 2019 marked the official  beginning to our latest adventure – #SheplersNewRide.  That’s right, folks, we’re building a new boat.  Follow our journey right here in the great state of Michigan as we prepare for the William Richard to set sail in 2020.  All aboard!