(800)-Exit 310 - 231-238-9325 


Lock Schedules

Locks Schedules for 2023 have not yet been released. Once schedules are published by the Locks operators, they will be published here as well. The locks can handle a boat 60 feet long with a 17 foot beam. 

Cheboygan River Lock Schedule

Mich. Dept of Natural Resources
Parks and Recreation Division
Cheboygan Field office
120 A Street
Cheboygan, Mi 49721

For additional info please call (231)627-9011

To view and/or download lock schedule Click Here

Crooked River/Alanson Lock Schedule

Emmett County Parks and Recreation
200 Division Street
Petoskey, MI 49770

For additional info call (231) 347-6536


Contact Beth Eckerle (231) 348-1704

[email protected]

To view and/or download lock schedule Click Here

Charts & Guides

chartbookwaterwayguideNavigational charts of the Inland Waterway are available for purchase at the Chamber of Commerce for a cost of $17.49(includes sales tax). You can also order a chart through the mail for $22.49

You can also purchase the new Inland Waterway Guide for $12.12 (includes sales tax) at the Chamber or $14.47 through the mail.

If you are interested in purchasing either of these, please remit a check or money order to the Chamber of Commerce. Make checks payable to the Indian River Chamber of Commerce and send payment to:

Indian River Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 57
Indian River, MI 49749