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The Island Clipper - Day Tours

12731 State Highway 42, Gills Rock, WI 54210-9792
+1 920-854-2972
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The ride to Washington Island is a worthwhile experience giving a flavor of early settlements and... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota
via mobile
Cherry Train

The Cherry Train tour is a must when visiting Washington Island. It visits the Art and Nature... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
Ellie G
Chicago, Illinois
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12731 State Highway 42, Gills Rock, WI 54210-9792
+1 920-854-2972

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The ride to Washington Island is a worthwhile experience giving a flavor of early settlements and dangers! The associated train ride however is basically a snooze: drive by the local ATM; drive by the local lumber yard; drive but the local cement mixer; drive by...More

1  Thank ACT63
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The Cherry Train tour is a must when visiting Washington Island. It visits the Art and Nature Center, Stavkirke Church, and Stone beach. The tour guide is very interesting, she provides a lot of facts about the island. You can buy a combo ticket for...More

Thank Ellie G
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This was my favorite part of our honeymoon trip to Door County I love taking the clipper to Washington Island and we took the Viking train around the island it was awesome!

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

The boat ride and staff were wonderful, helpful and engaging! They get a 100! I wish I had stopped there. The tram ride was largely commercial, stopping at places to buy things, the stops were very short, about 15 min., and there wàs a 2...More

Thank HowItWasforMe
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I Decided to take the Island Clipper over to Washington Island and thoroughly enjoyed it. The cost for me was $13.00 for the round trip ticket, being I rented a bike, which was free to transport. The captain navigates the big boat really really well...More

Thank Tigerman777
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

At the spur of the moment we decided to take the ferry to Washington Island. We also paid for the Island tour. So Much Fun! Totally unexpected part of the day. The tour made several short stops.... Almost not enough time! We want to come...More

1  Thank sdoddsayers
Reviewed 26 August 2016

If you are looking for a great tour of Lake Michigan & the Bay of Green Bay, then look no further than the Island Clipper. A narrated tour of your 30 Minute journey from Gills Rock to Washington Island is a must for all ages....More

Thank Trev0rM0rris
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Our family opted to take the Island Clipper out to Washington Island during our visit to Door County, as opposed to the Washington Island Ferry, for a few reasons. First of all, the Clipper was slightly less expensive. Second, we didn't have to deal with...More

1  Thank jead1212
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Nice little passenger ferry located in Gills Rock. Ferry arrived on time, we were able to load up the bikes (well the crew did the work of loading them up) we rented from The Bike Shop up the street. We did not do the tour...More

Thank Samantha Z
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We took the evening cruise of the islands. We had two captains on the boat due to other staff needing the evening off. They were funny and knowledgeable and made everyone on board feel special. They told us many facts about the islands and the...More

Thank tkoszycki
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