Directions & Parking

Mackinaw City:Directions | Parking

St. Ignace: Directions | Parking

Mackinaw City Dock
556 E. Central Avenue,
Mackinaw City, MI, 49701
GPS Coordinates: 45.7814, -84.7255

When traveling north on I-75 (or US-31, which merges onto I-75) take exit 338 and follow the signs. If you exit at 339, turn right, and continue to the stoplight (Central Avenue). Turn left and continue to the Shepler’s Gateway.

When traveling south across the Mackinac Bridge, take exit 339 off I-75. Turn left at the stop sign. Continue to Central Avenue. Turn left on Central Ave and proceed to the Gateway.

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St. Ignace Dock
601 N. State Street
St. Ignace, MI 49781

GPS Coordinates: 45.8739, -84.7280

When traveling north on I-75 across the Mackinac Bridge, take exit 344-A and follow US-2 east through the downtown district to the north end of town.

If you’re heading south on I-75 take exit 348 (Business loop 75) and go 3 miles.

From the west, follow US-2 east through town to the north end of St. Ignace.

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Leave your car and your worries behind! If you’re staying overnight on Mackinac Island, you’ll have to make overnight parking arrangements for your vehicle. By making advanced arrangements now, you will save time when you arrive at the dock!

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Mackinaw City & St. Ignace – FREE daily and overnight parking in our open, unfenced lot!
(Drop Off Service to the unsecured lot is available for a one-time charge of $10.00.)

Secured Parking Options
$15.00 per night in our outdoor fenced lot.
$30.00 per night in our indoor lot.

(Secured Parking Options include vehicle Drop Off Service.  Leave your car in our Drop Off Area and we will park it in the lot of your choice and bring it back to our main lot upon your return from the Island.)

Special Parking rates:
Motorcycle parking – indoor lot – $15.00 per night (FREE for the day, with availability)
Motorhome/ Camper – outdoor fenced lot – $30.00 per night
Vehicle with Trailer – outdoor fenced lot – $30.00 per night

If you have not made arrangements online for your overnight parking, please arrive 30 minutes prior to your departure to do so.

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