Beaver Island Boat Company

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Beaver Island...
America's Emerald Isle

Beaver Island Tours

**Please be advised that after Labor Day, same day trips, to and from the island, are unavailable. However, tours will be offered until mid-October upon request and must be reserved in advance by calling: 231-448-2500

Discover the beauty and rich history of Beaver Island, America’s Emerald Isle!  Our knowledgeable and well seasoned tour drivers will guide you through Beaver Island’s beautiful scenery and intriguing history, while giving you an idea of why island life is so unique. Beaver Island is home to two lighthouses which are considered the highlight for many visitors. Tours range from a simple, yet informative one and one half hour tour of the northern end of the Island, to a more extensive three hour tour of the entire Island.

You must ride the first ferry to the island in the morning. Upon arrival to the island, please check in at our tour office across the street from the Beaver Island Boat Company Dock. Tours are available Memorial Day through the Labor Day Holiday. Some dates may require an overnight stay; please refer to our ferry schedule.


Follow the links to the specific tours to book you tour online.

Beaver Island Regular Tour (1 1/2 hour)
Beaver Island Extended Tour
Group Tours



Tour Reservations

Reservations are not necessary, but we have limited space for the Island tours and suggest prior reservations. Please call with the date you would like and the number of passengers. No deposit is required. You may also sign up for a tour on the day you arrive. (231)448-2500 or (231)547-2311

REMINDER: If going to the island just for the day, you must take the 8:30am boat departing from Charlevoix. Check in at the Charlevoix office is at 7:30am. If you need assistance, or have a wheelchair or walker, please let us know so we can accommodate accordingly. As a friendly reminder please no pets on the tour.