Seasons & Fees
Swan Island is open from May - October
Paddle your canoe or kayak to the main island landing or to the campground on the east side. Both sites have 'iron rangers' to deposit user fees.
Transportation is provided by reservation using a passenger-only ferry.
Ferry Schedule (by reservation only)
- Leaves Richmond Parking Area: 9:15 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m., and 3:15 p.m.
- Leaves Swan Island: 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.
Please note, the docks at the mainland and island landings are for department use only. Be sure to pull any watercraft above the high tide line and out of the way of access for other users. A topographical map of the island showing landing sites is available for download. Download Topographical Map (PDF).
5 years and under are free!
$8 per person plus $20/site/night
Picnic Shelter - $20/day
Canoe/Kayak - $10/hr or $35/day (available at campground)
Firewood - $4/bundle
Season Passes *
Individual Day Use: $30
Individual Camping: $45
Family Day Use: $75
Family Camping: $130
Business Pass: ask for details
*specific rules apply. For more information call 207-287-5252 or view season pass application (PDF).