Westbound Lighthouse Cruises

Five Lake Michigan lighthouses and stunning coastline views of Wilderness State Park are the hallmark attractions of the three-hour Shepler’s Westbound Cruise.  Expert guides from the Great Lakes Lighthouse Keepers Association explain unique construction of lighthouses as you see the Mackinac Bridge, Old Mackinac Point Light, White Shoal Light, Gray’s Reef Light, Waugoshance Light, and St. Helena Island Light. This cruise is 3 hours long.

  • You can cancel up to 48 hours prior to the cruise for a full refund. Any cancellation made within 48 hours of the cruise will be non-refundable.
  • We board by boarding number assigned at time of purchase.
  • We will begin boarding approximately 30 minutes prior to departure on our Mackinaw City Dock.
  • No outside food or beverage allowed.
  • No pets, please.
  • If Shepler’s has to cancel the cruise, we will issue a full refund.
  • Parking for our Cruises is located in our Day Lot across from I-75 N Exit 338, at the corner of Nicolet and Mackinaw Crossings Drive. Please arrive 1 hour prior to the cruise to get parked and to the dock for boarding.
  • Due to the cruise times in relation to our ferry schedule, we are not able to offer the pick-up service from St. Ignace this year.


Adult: $49.50
Child (5-12): $27.50
Child Under 5: Free

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