Mackinaw City Boat Launch & Conkling Heritage Park

    Water Access Features:

    Access Type: Via Paved Road

    Launch Type: Paved Boat Launching Ramp

    Beach Type: Concrete

    Beach Approach: Moderate Banks

    Launch Hazards: Commercial/Recreational Boat Traffic

    There is a fee charged for the boat launch.


    can be difficult to launch when there is a lot of boat use. Paddling around the waterfront of Mackinaw City is an interesting mix of historic sites and parks. Be careful of heavy boat and ferry traffic when paddling around the Mackinaw City waterfront. Waters in the straits are challenging with the currents and waves.


    Map Legend

    • Trail Head
    • Historical Site
    • Beach
    • Natural Feature
    • Campground
    • Park
    • Cultural Interest
    • Scenic View
    • Educational Interest
    • Visitor Center
    • Emergency Care
    • Water Access
    • Fishing
    • Wildlife or Nature Viewing
    • Trail Friendly Business



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