2020 ​Schedules

​​​​Grand Portage Isle Royale Transportation Lines

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Voyageur II  2020 sailing dates are May 9th-October 1st (Providing service around Isle Royale in two days)

Outbound Route from Grand Portage, MN to Isle Royale National Park, MI via the north side of Isle Royale:
DEPART: Grand Portage, MN - 7:30 AM CDT
ARRIVE: Windigo, Isle Royale - 9:30 AM CDT
DEPART: Windigo, Isle Royale - 10:00 AM CDT
ARRIVE AND DEPART: McCargoe Cove - 01:00 PM CDT
ARRIVE AND DEPART: Belle Isle - 01:30 PM CDT
ARRIVE: Rock Harbor - 03:00 PM CDT

Inbound Route from Isle Royale National Park, MI to Grand Portage, MN via the south side of Isle Royale:
DEPART: Rock Harbor, Isle Royale - 8:00 AM CDT
ARRIVE AND DEPART: Daisy Farm - 8:30 AM CDT
ARRIVE AND DEPART: Chippewa Harbor - 9:00 AM CDT
ARRIVE AND DEPART: Malone Bay - 10:00 AM CDT
ARRIVE: Windigo, Isle Royale - 12:30 PM CDT
DEPART: Windigo, Isle Royale - 01:00 PM CDT
ARRIVE: Grand Portage, MN - 03:00 PM CDT

​May 9th - May 24th: outbound trips to island Wednesday and Saturday; inbound trips from island Thursday and Sunday

May 25th - September 20th: outbound trips to island Monday, Wednesday, Saturday; inbound trips from island Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

September 23rd - October 1st: outbound trips to island on Wednesday; inbound trips from island on Thursday. *Saturday Sept. 26 and Sunday Sept. 27 day trips back and forth to Windigo each day; depart Grand Portage at 8am and Windigo at 1pm

*The last trip with a pick-up option at McCargoe Cove or Belle Isle is September 19th. After that, you may choose to get dropped off at either of those locations, but you must have an alternate drop-off point in case weather forces the outbound trip to go along the south side of the island. 


Inter-island stop times are approximate.
Voyageur II may not stop at any docks other than Windigo and Rock Harbor unless there are reservations.
We strongly recommend that you make your reservations for both boats in advance, as they tend to fill up.


If you are planning to return using our service you are required to make your return reservation at the same time you make your outbound reservation. 








Sea Hunter III  2020 sailing dates are June 10th - September 5th (Providing service to and from Windigo, Isle Royale from Grand Portage, MN)

Service to and from Windigo from Grand Portage
DEPART: Grand Portage, MN - 08:30 AM CDT
ARRIVE: Windigo, Isle Royale Nat. Park - 10:00 AM CDT
DEPART: Windigo, Isle Royale Nat. Park - 02:00 PM CDT
ARRIVE: Grand Portage, MN - 03:30 PM CDT

June 10th - July 11th: to and from Windigo Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday

July 15th - August 16th: to and from Windigo Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

August 19th - September 5th: to and from Windigo on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday 


*Sept 26th and 27th: To and from Windigo Saturday and Sunday aboard the Voyageur II (departs 8:00 am outbound from Grand Portage and departs 1:00pm inbound from IRNP)