Deer Run Golf Course is a 9-hole regulation golf course on Washington Island. The course features mature maples and pines and a two-acre pond. Great for all skill levels! They also have a miniature golf course.
The Rock Island Ferry is a passenger-only ferry transporting visitors from Jackson Harbor on Washington Island to Rock Island State Park. Vehicles and bicycles are not permitted on the ferry, and pets must be leashed. The Rock Island Ferry runs from Memorial Day to Columbus Day
The Washington Island Biergarten is new as of 2022 and is located at the Deer Run Golf Course. Come and enjoy some German beer and food while hanging out at the outdoor tables or sitting around the large fire pit. If you’re not worn out from a game of golf, there are yard games to play
Thordarson’s Rock Island Boathouse was built in 1929 by Chicago inventor and millionaire Chester Thordarson and greets visitors arriving to Rock Island on the Karfi ferry. The lower level of the boathouse is built to accommodate two 50-foot yachts. The 40 by 70-foot architectural structure atop
Shipyard Island Marina offers transient or seasonal slip rentals with 30- and 50-amp dockside power. Amenities include 24-hour restroom and shower access, Wi-Fi, gas and diesel, pump-out station and more. A courtesy car is available for up to one-hour use when available
Jacobsen Museum is named after Jens Jacobsen, who preserved the remnants of a Potawatomi village that once stood in that part of Washington Island. He built the rustic log structure in 1931 to house the artifacts and relics he discovered. The island was once the site of one of the earliest coral