Badger - Histoic Lake Michigan Carferry

Badger - Histoic Lake Michigan Carferry

Welcome to the 2015 S.S. Badger Sailing season! Our online reservations are open! Price roll back special of only $59 for one way adult fare is available for a limited time. The SS Badger is the largest coal-fired passenger steamship in operation in the United States! The Badger has providing a fun, reliable and affordable shortcut across beautiful Lake Michigan for more than sixty years. SS Badger provides a relaxing 4-hour, 60-mile cruise on a authentic steamship that takes passengers and their vehicles (including RVs, buses, cars and motorcycles) across Lake Michigan between Ludington, Michigan, and Manitowoc, Wisconsin. The ship features spacious outside decks, walking, reading or relaxing, as well as on-board amenities such as free movies, TV, entertainment, a children's play area, a video arcade, free Badger Bingo, interactive games, a gift shop, two restaurants, and private staterooms. Pets may be transported in the owner's vehicle or kept in a well-ventilated portable kennel on the car deck. Group travel discounts are available for groups over 15. With the excitement and romance of a sea voyage, plus uninterrupted time with family and friends - the journey is as much fun as the destination! Experience Amazing!...aboard the SS Badger. Book online today.

Lake Michigan Carferry

Contact Information


701 Maritime Drive

P.O. Box 708

Ludington, MI 49431

Driving Directions

Toll Free: (800) 841-4243

Phone: (231) 845-5555

Fax: (231) 843-4558


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Ludington Weather

SUNNY, humidity 50%, barometer 30.32,
wind 8 mph W
Plenty of sun, but cold
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Plenty of sun, but cold
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41°F | 34°F
Very windy; a bit of snow and rain
Sunshine and patchy clouds
45°F | 30°F
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Partly sunny
43°F | 28°F
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50°F | 41°F
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