Results tagged with 'ferry'
Published Dec. 5, 2005
As much as you love Milwaukee, let's face it, sometimes you just gotta get away for a day or a weekend. You can't spend every waking moment shopping the Third Ward, bar hopping on Water Street or whiling away your day in a warm cafe.
Published Aug. 15, 2004
Before the Lake Express Ferry sailed into service this summer, getting to the western shores of Michigan meant one of three options -- and none of them nearly as good as this one.
Published June 2, 2004
Ferry service returned to Milwaukee for the first time since 1980, with completion of the Lake Express' maiden voyage Tuesday afternoon.
Published Sept. 9, 2003
The City of Milwaukee is moving to Manistee, Michigan, this fall. Actually it's the steamship S.S. City of Milwaukee, the last remaining traditional Great Lakes passenger/train ferry. Read about it in Beyond Milwaukee.
Published June 9, 2002
When we think of Michigan we often think twice, as visions of hours spent in a hot car in slow-moving Windy City traffic are quickly conjured. But the S.S. Badger, which plies the waters of Lake Michigan every day from May through September, offers if not a quick, at least a painless, unusual and fun way to make the trip.
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