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2018 WG Jackson Boat Tours on Lake Michigan

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June 11, 2018 - June 12, 2018

701 Casino Center Drive
Hammond, IN 46320

  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Time: Multiple Tours

Discover Water Science: Educational Boat Cruises aboard the W.G. Jackson Research Vessel. 

The W.G. Jackson Research Vessel is coming to town for 2 days in June! Come out to the beautiful Hammond Port Authority on Monday, June 11th and Tuesday, June 12th for this free experience that will connect you to the latest science & water quality conditions in Lake Michigan. Each day offers 3 tours for you to participate in water quality monitoring and hear about ongoing restoration efforts in Indiana. 

Participants must be ages 10 & up. There is no seating on the boat and limited room, no backpacks, totes, bags, etc... allowed onboard please.  

Please note that the W.G. Jackson is only wheelchair ADA accessible for tours from its home port in Muskegon, MI. The vessel will be utilizing a set of boarding steps for its tours departing from the Hammond Marina.

Space is limited, so register today!