Boblo Island Detroit Dock - Detroit, MI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7
N 42° 18.461 W 083° 05.200
17T E 328018 N 4686047
Quick Description: The sign for the Boblo Island Boats.
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 12/9/2007 6:14:03 PM
Waymark Code: WM2QW5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft
Views: 102

Long Description:
The Boblo Boats haven't run for along time, Boblo Island has become privately owned. It used to be you could pick up the boat and make a pleasure run out to the island that was filled with all different kinds of entertainment. Those old enough to remember going to the island speak with a gleem in their eye and a deep sadness in their hearts.

Rumor, though, has it they're thinking about getting the Boblo boats going again, even though they won't be going to the island. Which may be why this "ghost sign" looks somewhat recently touched-up.

Read about Boblo boats here (visit link)
Read about Boblo Island here (visit link)
Americana: Roadside Attraction

Significant Interest: Other

Milestone or Marker: Other

Web Site Address: [Web Link]

Physical Address: Not listed

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