Smooth sailing on the S.S. Badger in Ludington, MIMaking lasting memories with family and friendsThe Badger's historic maiden voyage in 1953 Enjoy our amenities on your trip across Lake MichiganThe Badger has loads of experience with motorcoachesCommercial trucks and oversize cargo sail with usSpecialty vehicles are a common site aboard the S.S. Badger

Smooth sailing on the S.S. Badger in Ludington, MI

The S.S. Badger is the largest car ferry ever to sail Lake Michigan. She has transported over 2.5 million passengers since her re-birth in 1992.
 

Making lasting memories with family and friends

The S.S. Badger delights an entirely new generation of people, allowing them to experience fun activities and meet new friends.

The Badger's historic maiden voyage in 1953

Her mission of carrying railroad cars 365 days a year has changed, but her role in the economies and hearts of the areas she serves has not.

Enjoy our amenities on your trip across Lake Michigan

Just to name a few, the Badger offers free bingo, movies, satellite TV and a children's play area.  Have a meal, use wifi, rent a stateroom or shop on-board.

The Badger has loads of experience with motorcoaches

The S.S. Badger is a favorite amongst motorcoach tours and travel groups crossing Lake Michigan for good reason. Let us highlight your trip!

Commercial trucks and oversize cargo sail with us

The 410' S.S. Badger accommodates 600 passengers and 180 vehicles, including RV's, motorcycles, motor coaches, commercial trucks and World Famous Clydesdales!

Specialty vehicles are a common site aboard the S.S. Badger

The S.S. Badger is a great option for your cross-lake road trip. Don't let unpredictable weather or heavy traffic keep you from heading to special events.

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Manitowoc Area Visitor & Convention Bureau

4221 Calumet Ave.
Manitowoc, WI 54221-0966
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Wisconsin Department of Tourism

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Ludington Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

5300 West US 10
Ludington, MI 49431
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Pure Michigan

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