Tie Up At Anchor’s Way!

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Bridge Information

Entering from Lake Michigan

On your way in the channel from Lake Michigan, there are three bridges that you will pass on the St. Joseph River before arriving at our marina, which is the first on on the right after the 3rd bridge (Bicentennial Bridge).

Season Bridge Schedules

  • 1st bridge: Amtrak Train Bridge
    Bridge closes briefly then reopens as trains pass. Runs from 8:30am-9:15pm.
  • 2nd bridge: Blossomland Bridge
    May 15th-September 30th 7am-8pm opens every hour on the whole and half. Manned 24 hrs and opens on demand before 7am and after 8pm.
  • 3rd bridge: Bicentennial Bridge
    May 15th-September 30th 7am-8pm opens every hour on the quarter & three quarter.

Off-Season Bridge Schedules

The 2 drawbridges (Blossomland and Bicentennial) operate on demand from September 30th-December 15th. After December 15th, boats are still able to get through but must make an appointment before with the bridge operators.

Contacting Bridge Operators

  • Amtrak: ¬†Radio Channels Monitored: 16
    Phone: 269-983-2423
  • Blossomland: Radio Channels Monitored: 9, 12 & 16
    Phone: 269-983-5072
  • Bicentennial: Radio Channels Monitored: 12 & 16
    Phone: 269-926-2215

Transient Dockage

Scheduling Your Visit

Transient dockage is available throughout the entire boating season. Our transient guests have access to our ship store, fuel docks, inground pool, and air conditioned shower and bath houses. Transient slips are on a first come first serve basis.

Things To Do

Unwind in charming Saint Joseph, Michigan. From Anchor’s Way, you are less than a mile from downtown. An easy walk or bike ride for an abundance of shopping and restaurants, as well as attractions like beautiful Silver Beach and popular local events throughout the year.


Regular Rates: $2.00/linear ft.
Holiday Rates: $2.50/linear ft.

A 25% non-refundable deposit is due at time of booking to reserve slip.
Bathroom keys are a $20 cash only deposit and refunded upon return.

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