Beaver Island Boathouse

Open to the public

Currently used as a(n) Marine Research Facility

The Beaver Island Boathouse was built in 1930s

This Boathouse (Roosevelt Type) Boathouse was designed by U.S. Coast Guard (P.H.P. & D.K.R)


This station building's condition is Good


This station building has been Unaltered


This station building is not endangered or threatened

Station closed in 1922. Boathouse survives and is used as a marine research facility.

Boathouse purchased by Central Michigan University in 2006.


Open to the public  - By Appointment

P.O. Box 206
Beaver Island MI 49782

Owner Information

Northwestern University (Owner of Station Site)
Department of Biology
Brooks Hall 217
Mt Pleasant, MI 48859

(989) 774-3227

If you have questions, please contact:

John J. Gordon
Manager, CMU Biological Station

Manager Information

Central Michigan University Biological Station on Beaver Island
P.O. Box 206
33850 East Side Drive
Beaver Island, MI 49782

(989) 774-4400

[email protected]