Superior Odyssey Sailing Adventures
On the Coaster II
Docked in the Lower Harbor
Marquette, MI 49855

Phone: 906-361-3668
 or E-mail:

Sailing Cruise on Lake Superior U.P. Mi

Sail on Lake Superior on the Historic Schooner Coaster II.
Official Flagship for the City of Marquette
Captain Niko or Captain Thanos Economides

Superior Odyssey offers a variety of exciting sailing trips on Lake Superior. Marquette's Flagship is a historic 58’ Schooner named Coaster II. She is is docked at the Lower Harbor in Marquette, Michigan and offers daily sailboat rides. The Coaster II is US Coast Guard approved and carries all necessary safety gear with current permits and licenses.


Superior Odyssey offers daily 2-hour cruises including the popular Sunset Cruise from 8 pm to 10 pm.   During a 2-hour sail you will enjoy sailing around Marquette’s Lower Harbor, South Beach, and into the wa ters of Lake Superior.  You can sit back and relax or help hoist sails if you would like. Enjoy exciting views of the Marquette Lighthouse and the beautiful shoreline.  Adults are welcome to bring beverages of their choice and snacks.  Maxim um capacity 6
Rates for 2-Hour Sail: $50 per adult, $35 for children 12 and under.  

Monday – Friday 4-Hour Trip: Sail to Presque Isle, the White Rocks, and Middle Isle Bay with forested islands and Sugarloaf and Hogback Mountains in the distance. 
Rate for the 4-Hour Sail: $375 flat rate (1-6 passengers) 

The National Registered Historic Coastal Schooner Coaster II was built in 1933 and has sailed to many ports on both sides of the equator.  The Coaster II is a wooden hulled, gaff-rigged schooner with topsails designed b y Murry Peterson and has been carefully maintained. The Coaster II has been recently outfitted with a new diesel engine, new electrical systems, new sails, a new interior rebuild, and a new shipmate stove.

We provide Coast Guard approved life jackets for adults and children. Those children under 10 are required to wear a life jacket at all times. Sorry, we do not provide infant life jackets.

Join Licensed Captain Niko or Captain Thanos Economidies and his crew for an exciting sail in this historic sailing schooner on the waters of Lake Superior, the largest  of the Great Lakes.


Sailing depends on the weather conditions, but the Coaster II will sail in rain showers. The Captain will decide if the weather is too harsh for an enjoyable sail. Rescheduling of trips or a refund is available for inclement weather.

We recommend that passengers bring sweaters or jackets, hats, rain coats, sunscreen, and sunglasses as it is often cool out on the water. Passengers may also bring snacks and drinks please bring your paper or plastic wear.

Directions: Marquette is located in the north central Upper Peninsula of Michigan and can be reached on Highway US-41 or M-28. Take Washington Street to the waterfront where you will find the Ellwood Mattson Park and the Lower Harbo r on N. Lakeshore Blvd. There is ample parking for your vehicles while you sail on this magnificent schooner on Lake Superior.

For reservations and additional information
Phone: 906-361-3668 or E-mail:

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