Fort Drummond Marine and Resort on Whitney Bay
36183 S. Whitney Bay Road, Drummond Island, MI 49726.
Phone: 906-493-5359 or 906-493-5471 or E-mail:

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Fort Drummond Marine and Resort is located on Whitney Bay on the south side of Drummond Island in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The Resort offers 3 rental cabins, two 3-bedroom vacation homes, one on a private island, and a campground. Rental cabins are open year round for outdoor enthusiasts.

Sales and Service, 
Well-stocked Parts Department,
General Store
Boat and Motor Rentals
2-3 Bedroom Rental Cabins
Vacation Home on Surgeon Island
Vacation Home on Sturgeon Bay Pointe
Campground with Electric Hook-up
2 Cabins for Winter Rental
Wireless Internet Access at the Marina
Pets Welcome

Make Fort Drummond Marine and Resort your stop when visiting Drummond Island. Stay in one of our comfortable lodgings or dock your boat. We can arrange car rentals for touring the island. We also offer charter fishing and lighthouse tours.

Want to get out on that beautiful water? Fort Drummond Island offers pontoon, canoe, kayak, boat, and motor rentals with ½ day, daily, or weekly rates.


We offer three 2 and 3-bedroom cottages near the Marina with a wonderful view of Whitney Bay. Each cottage has a large living room and full kitchen, bathroom with shower, and satellite TV with VCR and DVD players. Wi-Fi in each cabin.  Linens, towels, and paper products are provided for our guests. All cabins have a charcoal grill, picnic table, and outdoor furniture. Only a short walk to a nice sand-bottomed beach for swimming and relaxing.

Two-bedroom cabin with a double bed in each bedroom and a sofa sleeper in the living area. Nice view of Whitney Bay.  Open May through November
Rates for 4 Guests: $400 per week. $95 per night, $85 for more than 2 nights

This two-bedroom cabin has a queen bed in one bedroom and 2 twin beds in the second bedroom. Completely carpeted. Near the groomed snowmobile trails. Open Year Round. 
Rates for 4 Guests: $575 per week, $110 per night, $100 per night for 2 or more nights.

Three bedroom cabin with a double bed in two bedrooms and 2 twin beds in the third bedroom. There is a sofa sleeper in the living area. Open Year Round
Rates for 4 Guests: $600 per week, $125 per night, $115 for 2 or more nights. Extra person: $15 per week. $3 per night.

This lovely 3-bedroom vacation home is located on a private island in Whitney Bay. A pontoon boat is provided for transportation to and from the island and for guests to use for fishing or pleasure crusing during their rental. The home has a sunroom overlooking the water, a wood-burning fireplace in the living area, and a complete kitchen. Washer and dryer. One bedroom has a queen bed, the second bedroom has a double bed, and the third bedroom has 2 twin beds. There is a sleeper sofa in the living room. There are two bathrooms with a tub/shower combination. Towels and linens are provided, but please bring your paper products. Nice sand bottomed beach, fun for children of all ages. Gas grill for outdoor cooking. Pets welcome.
Rates: $1750 per week $265 per night.

Three bedroom mobile home on Sturgeon Bay Pointe, Lake Huron. One bedroom has a queen bed, the second bedroom has a full bed and the third bedroom has bunk beds. Two bathrooms with a tub/shower combination.  Linens, towels, and paper products are supplied for our guests. There is a complete kitchen and a washer and dryer. Gas grill and a picnic table for your outdoor dining. There is lawn furniture by the water for relaxing and a dock for a boat or sunning.
Rates: $625 per week $130 per night with a 3-night minimum stay.

Fort Drummond Marine is a full service marina on Whitney Bay, located on the southern side of Drummond Island. The marina offers dockage on a sheltered bay, daily and seasonal dockage, and service. The parts department also carries marine accessories and electronics. We have a mechanic on duty and  offer gas and diesel. Washroom with shower. Nice swimming area with a floating swim raft.

Fort Drummond Marine offers sales of a variety of boats and motors including pontoons, fishing boats, sailboats, canoes, trailers and Shore Stations. We offer a large selections of pre-owned boats and motors.

Fort Drummond Marine offers a variety of boat rentals with ½ day, full day, and weekly rentals available.  Staying on the Island or just visiting, enjoy a pleasant boat ride or a little fishing. We rent canoes, kayaks (single and double), 16’ fishing boats (with or without motors), pontoon boats, plus several other boats. Delivery available.  

The store offers supplies, cold meats, beverages, ice, plus much more.  Fishing supplies include rods, reels, lures, live and artificial bait.  Looking for a good fishing spot? Whitney Bay is protected and you can usually get out and go fishing, Just ask at the Store and we will be happy to give you information on some good fishing spots for catching Smallmouth Bass, Perch, Northern Pike, and Cisco.
Don’t forget fall hunting season for birds and deer.

Visit beautiful Drummond Island by car or boat and stay at Fort Drummond Marine while you enjoy the wonderful outdoor recreation. Go on a lighthouse cruise, try your luck fishing, visit our wonderful Maritime Museum, golf, hike, snowmobile, or just relax in the beauty of nature. The ferry from Drummond Island runs hourly from 6 am to 11pm year round and several times during the night.

Fort Drummond Marine Resort is open year round.
Have some fun this winter. Snowmobile trails and cross-country ski trails are nearby on the Island. Love to fish? Anglers will find great ice fishing in front of the cabins on Whitney Bay.


For additional information or reservations
Phone: 906-493-5359 or 906-493-5471

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