It’s just a tank of gas away.
95 miles from Green Bay
130 miles from Appleton
195 miles from Milwaukee
230 miles from Madison
270 miles from Chicago
350 miles from Minneapolis/St. Paul
Northport Pier: the end of Highway 42
For Passengers and/or vehicles, take one of the Washington Island ferries. Follow Hwy 42 or 57 through the beautiful Door Peninsula to Sister Bay, then stay on Hwy 42 to Northport Pier, two miles east of Gills Rock.
Washington Island Ferry Line (WIFL)
provides year-round service to the Island for both passengers and vehicles.
The Rock Island Ferry (The Karfi)
The Island Clipper
Gills Rock/Hwy 42
For Passenger Excursions with a narrated crossing, enjoy a scenic ride to Washington Island via the Island Clipper (Voight Marine).
Island Clipper – (May to October/passengers only); docks at Detroit Harbor on Washington Island website: http://www.islandclipper.com/
• Visit above websites and see appropriate schedules for both means of traveling to Washington Island from the mainland •
Emergency Phone Numbers
Police, Fire & Rescue…………………………..911
Nurse Direct (24 hours)…………..877.746.0003
Washington Island Clinic……….920.847.2424