Ranger III 2018 Proposed Fares

Ranger III ferry unloading cargo using its bow crane at the Windigo dock
The Ranger III transports not just passengers, but all kinds of freight, including other vehicles.

NPS

Fare Type 2017 Fare One-Way 2018 Fare One-Way Last Fare Change
Low Season Adult
(Prior to 7/10, after 8/25)
$53 $55 2013
High Season Adult
(7/10 - 8/25)
$63 $70 2013
All Season Child
(1-15)
$23 $35 2013
All Season Infant
(Under 1)
Free Free N/A
Boat
(less than 18'01")
$90 $100 2013
Boat
(18'01" - 20'00")
$140 $150 2013
Disabled Boat
(20'01" - 24'00")
$350 $350 2005
Canoe/Kayak
(hand-loaded)
$22 $30 2013
Canoe/Kayak
(over 20'00" or 90 lbs)
$50 $60 2007
Outboard Motor
Bicycle
$15 $15 Before 2005
Special Adult Rate
Ranger III Inauguration Special (June 12 - 23)
$63 Round Trip $70 Round Trip 2013
Keweenaw Waterway Cruise: Adult $20 $30 Before 2010
Keweenaw Waterway Cruise: Child $5 $15 Before 2010
Keweenaw Waterway Cruise: Infant (Under 1) Free Free N/A
Additional Freight
First 100 lbs free -
Additional 100 lbs costs:
$9.00/100 wt. $9.00/100 wt. 2008
 

Your Feedback is Important

Park managment would like to hear your thoughts and ideas regarding this proposed fare change. We value your opinion and will examine provided feedback in order to make the best decision for all park stakeholders.

There are two main ways to provide feedback:

  • https://parkplanning.nps.gov/ranger3fares
  • At the Houghton Visitor Center
    • Open Monday through Friday, 8:15 am to 4:15 pm
    • Fill out a comment form anonymously or with your contact information and give it to a ranger.

Last updated: November 8, 2017

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