Fares & Schedule

Pictured Rocks Cruises offers three distinct tours for the enjoyment of our guests. We are open daily, from 8 am (EST) until the last boat returns to our dock, from mid May through mid October.

2015 Cruise Schedule

Cruise Fares

Adults: $37
Children 6-12: $10
Children under 6: $1

  • May 16 - May 22
  • May 23 - May 24
  • May 25 - June 5
  • June 6 - June 12
  • June 13 - June 26
  • June 27 - July 15
  • July 16 - Aug. 23
  • Aug. 24 - Sept. 4
  • Sept. 5 - Sept. 6
  • Sept. 7 - Sept. 20
  • Sept. 21 - Oct. 11
  • Oct. 12 - Oct. 18

Regular Cruise

Travel 32 miles round trip and view brilliantly colored cliffs, sea caves, and pristine beaches. Experience the same cruise that has been delighting passengers for over 65 years!

Lovers Leap, Indian Head, Miners Castle, and Chapel Rock are just a few of the natural landmarks seen on this cruise.

Duration: 2 hrs 30 mins

  • May 16 - May 22 N/A
  • May 23 - May 24 10am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
  • May 25 - June 5 10am
  • June 6 - June 12 10am, 1pm
  • June 13 - June 26 10am, 12pm, 2pm
  • June 27 - July 15 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
  • July 16 - Aug. 23 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
  • Aug. 24 - Sept. 4 10am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
  • Sept. 5 - Sept. 6 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
  • Sept. 7 - Sept. 20 10am, 12pm
  • Sept. 21 - Oct. 11 10am, 12pm
  • Oct. 12 - Oct. 18 10am

Spray Falls Cruise

All the beauty of the Regular Cruise, plus an additional waterfall! Go further down the shoreline to view the majestic Spray Falls, cascading 70 feet into Lake Superior. Enjoy more time on the water and even more fabulous photo opportunities.

*you won’t get wet, but you will get great photos

Duration: 2 hrs 45 mins

  • May 16 - May 22 2pm
  • May 23 - May 24 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
  • May 25 - June 5 2pm
  • June 6 - June 12 4pm
  • June 13 - June 26 4pm, 6pm
  • June 27 - July 15 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
  • July 16 - Aug. 23 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
  • Aug. 24 - Sept. 4 5pm
  • Sept. 5 - Sept. 6 4pm, 5pm
  • Sept. 7 - Sept. 20 2pm, 4pm
  • Sept. 21 - Oct. 11 2pm, 4pm
  • Oct. 12 - Oct. 18 1:30pm

Sunset Cruise

Following the same route as the Regular Cruise, the Sunset Cruise departs late in the day, allowing passengers to enjoy the rays of the setting sun on the Pictured Rocks cliffs, a beautiful Lake Superior twilight, and an unforgettable evening.

Duration: 2 hrs 30 mins

  • May 16 - May 22 N/A
  • May 23 - May 24 7pm
  • May 25 - June 5 7pm
  • June 6 - June 12 7:15pm
  • June 13 - June 26 7:30pm
  • June 27 - July 15 7:30pm
  • July 16 - Aug. 23 7:15pm
  • Aug. 24 - Sept. 4 6:15pm
  • Sept. 5 - Sept. 6 6pm
  • Sept. 7 - Sept. 20 5:45pm
  • Sept. 21 - Oct. 11 5:15pm
  • Oct. 12 - Oct. 18 5pm
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Fleet and Crew

Pictured Rocks Cruises takes deep pride in our fleet and crew. Our seven captains along with 30 deckhands operate all our equipment to ensure your full enjoyment and safety. The five current boats range between 64 and 67 feet in length and can accommodate 150 passengers between an upper deck and an enclosed lower deck.

All of our boats are equipped with high tech navigation equipment, including radar and ship-to-shore radios. On every tour life-saving devices and instructions on their use are provided for every passenger on the boat. Two diesel engines on every boat provide plenty of power and new state-of-the-art stabilizers provide a smooth ride.

All regulations of the U.S. Coast Guard are strictly adhered to, so that your safety and enjoyment are assured. All vessels have enclosed heated cabins, restrooms, stabilizers and cushioned seats for your comfort and safety.

Guest Information

Boats will board 15 mintues prior to the cruise departure time at the boarding gate on the Munising City Dock. Those in the front of the boarding line will have first choice seating.

No illegal drugs or alcohol are allowed on board our boats under the Zero Tolerance Policy of the United States Coast Guard.

For information on handicap accessibility, please click here.

Refund and Exchange Policies

A purchased ticket will be eligible for a full refund up to 48 hours before the scheduled cruise departure time.

If the tour makes it to East Channel Light House and Miners Castle but does not make the complete trip due to rough water or inclement weather, then passengers will be given choice between either a 50% refund or a free future ticket. Trips that do not make it to Miners Castle will be given a full refund.

If Pictured Rocks Cruises cancels a cruise you will be provided a full refund.

Tickets will be exchangeable up to 24 hours before the scheduled cruise departure time. To exchange your ticket for another time please call us at (906) 387-2379.