Provided below are directions to the Port Washington Marina located about 25 miles north of Milwaukee. The Port Washington Marina is typically used when we are diving the Niagara, Mahoning, or Northern.Divers should arrive at the dock at least 30 minutes prior to the published departure time. You can verify Lake Michigan Wreck Diving locations on our Lake Michigan Charter Schedule web page.
Port Washington Marina
Take I-43 North to WI 32 North (Exit 93)
Turn Right onto WI 32 North and continue on Hwy 32 for approximately 3.6 miles.
Turn Right onto W. Grand Avenue and follow Grand Avenue for approximately 1 mile.
End at 100 N. Franklin Street (Smith Brothers Seafood Restaurant).
You can park in any of the metered areas near Smith Brothers. The dive boat is called the Len-Der and will be docked about 100 feet behind the restaurant.
IMPORTANT: All divers must bring their own tanks and weights. Make sure to arrive at the dock at least 30 minutes prior to departure. You will need to set up your gear before boarding. You will also need to complete a liability release for the boat operator before departure.
For more information about diving Lake Michigan, see our Lake Michigan Charter Schedule web page.