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Madeline Island Ferry Line

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Madeline Island Ferry Line

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Travel323647 wrote a review Oct 2020
Saint Paul, Minnesota58 contributions32 helpful votes
Just spent a couple days in Ashland/Bayfield area and took the ferry across to Madeline Island. We took the car across, so that we could drive around the island as we just went in mid-sept and were unsure of what the weather would be. The ferry ride across I thought was reasonable for the day and it was convienient. It was a girlfriend trip to the area, and neither of us had ever been to that area. The weather was amazing, we hiked Bay State Park which was awsome. And we Kayaked the sea caves, definately will be going back.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Linda36508 wrote a review Sep 2020
Mason City, Iowa136 contributions37 helpful votes
Does not follow a strict timeline but good way to get to Madeline Island On the island, make sure you rent a bike or moped. Great way to see Island
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Jim wrote a review Sep 2020
Mineola, Texas51 contributions5 helpful votes
We all enjoyed our ferry trip to the island, I felt very safe during our round trip. The prices were reasonable.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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ashley clarke wrote a review Aug 2020
Marshfield, Wisconsin34 contributions
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It was a fast and easy trip to Madeline island and not expensive! You could bring a car or bike or just walk on. There were a bunch of places to sit inside and outside first level or second! Great view from the second floor!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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WIfamilyof7 wrote a review Aug 2020
La Crosse, Wisconsin43 contributions38 helpful votes
Family trip to Ashland, Bayfield and the Apostle Islands. Never been to Madeline Island before. I'm a planner and am ALWAYS nervous when I don't know how things are supposed to work until I get there. The vehicle ferry process is as simple as they say it is. Drive into Bayfield on Hwy 13 and take a right on Washington. Takes you right down to the loading ramp. The staff come up to your window for tickets and accept cash or credit. They tell you to go into a lane and you wait for the boat! Loading is super easy and they show you exactly what to do. We loved the ride over to the island. A relaxing 20 minutes or so. I recommend taking your car to get to the state park unless you're dead set on renting/riding a bike/scooter. It's a little longer than you think and it's not like the road is very wide. The price is high as everyone says. It was around $150 bucks for my Suburban full of family but it is what it is. They are the only game in town so you're either fine with it or you're not. I'm fine with it. They do a great job.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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