A Weekend in Manitowoc
Far End of the Lake
Berghoff & Blues
Green Lake, WI
Green Co, WI
Are We There Yet?
"The S.S. Badger offers the largest cross-lake
passenger service on the Great Lakes and an authentic steamship
experience. The relaxing four-hour, 60-mile cruise takes passengers,
autos, RVs, tour buses, motorcycles, bicycles, and commercial trucks
across Lake Michigan between Ludington, Michigan and Manitowoc,
Wisconsin." Read about our journeys on the S.S. Badger below.
S.S. Badger Converts to CNG
Lake Michigan Carferry
(LMC) has recently been awarded a $75,000 grant from the Wisconsin State
Energy Office, this to begin the engineering work for converting the
SS Badger from coal-fired boilers to natural gas as the fuel source.
This I think is a marvelous solution. Natural gas is quite
plentiful and is far less polluting than either gas or diesel fuels.
Natural gas has tremendous potential to revolutionize travel...
Ship, Fun Ports (Part 1)
I have been
eagerly awaiting the opportunity to sail on the S.S. Badger since I
first laid eyes on her back in 2003 during her 50th year anniversary
celebration. When I recently got a heads-up on a special promotion being done
through the CVB in Manitowoc, I cleared
Big Ship...Fun Ports
You might be wondering what to do having disembarked from the S.S.
Badger... We had
visited Manitowoc on one other occasion just less than two years ago,
so at least...
It is not often that I get the opportunity to repeat many
excursions - so when opportunity came knocking for a chance to sail
once again on the Badger, I answered the door in a hurry!