sunset ferry ride

July 16, 2015 | Mary, Kewaunee, wi

a beautiful ferry ride to the island to visit family. I always enjoyed going to the island as a child with my parents and my sisters to see our cousins. My parents have passed now, but my sisters a...

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Cats, 70's cars & stormy ferry rides

July 10, 2015 | Heather Davison, Madison, WI

My family was going to visit our grandma Ione Davison on the Island in the 70's. Our family cat came with us this time so when a storm came up during the ferry ride, we took shelter in the cabin. W...

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Christmas 1996 (?)

July 9, 2015 | Mark Dewey

It was Christmas morning and blowing a gale. The barometric pressure was near a record low. The Robert Noble was lurching at the dock on the Island. The crew was myself and Erik Foss. Arnie Foss c...

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Rainy ride

July 8, 2015 | Caroll, Little chute

My husband and I went with our pastor and his wife for a over night stay in door county and then to take our motorcycles on the ferry over to the island. When we got up in the morning it was very c...

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Childhood

July 2, 2015 | Scott Lain, Green Bay

Every Summer when i was a kid,i used to go up the Island by my Grandma(on my Dad's side) & Step-Grandpa.They owned Johnson's Cottages on i believe it is Gasoline Town Road.They made me work cutting...

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So many great memories

June 30, 2015 | Debbie, North Dakota

My sisters and I spent countless summers with our grandparents, Gunner and Luella Gunnerson, on Washington Island and the ferry trips were definitely a highlight - especially with grandpa always ra...

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Family

June 28, 2015 | James A Monahan, kaukauna wi

Riding the ferry up on the bow, getting soaked from the waves hitting us. That was a great time as kids. Visiting my great grandmother (Lettie Koyen), picking cherries in the back yard, while watch...

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