Detroit Harbor (Wisconsin)
Detroit Harbor is a bay between the southern end of Washington Island, and the northern end of Detroit Island. It is located in Washington, Door County, Wisconsin. An unincorporated community also named Detroit Harbor is found on the northern side of the bay. There are three islands inside of the bay, Snake Island, Big Susie Island, and Little Susie Island. The bay is dredged on either side to allow boats through, forming the East and West channels. The car ferry to Washington Island goes through Detroit Harbor, before it docks.
NOAA Chart showing Porte des Morts passage
Detroit Harbor West
|Location||Detroit Harbor, Door County, Wisconsin, United States|
|Part of||Lake Michigan|
|Basin countries||Great Lakes Basin|
|Surface elevation||581 feet (177 m)|
|Islands||Snake Island, Big Susie Island, Little Susie Island|
|Settlements||Washington Island, Detroit Harbor|
- "Detroit Harbor State Natural Area" (PDF). Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved 27 December 2017.
- "Report for: Detroit Harbor". USGNIS. Retrieved 27 December 2017.
- "North End Of Lake Michigan". NOAA Charts. U.S. Department of Commerce. Retrieved 27 December 2017.
- "Great Lakes". GPS Nautical Charts. Retrieved 27 December 2017.
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