Great Lakes Cams

Home  /   Weather 

                                                 Please let us know if you find any cams we don't have listed here.

    ATTENTION CAM WATCHERS:  The new Wilson Freighter Observer's Logbook is now available.  To learn how to order your log book and track your freighter and other vessel observations, please visit the page on the book.  Click Here.  Now on sale for only $ 15.95 plus shipping.  Yes, you can order via Paypal on the logbook page!!  Books are in Stock!!  If you want me to keep these cams posted, buy my logbook, please!! Just email me at chris "at"!!  To View a Map of the Great Lakes (with towns and ports) CLICK HERE.

The Symbol indicates that the site has been having trouble, has closed, or is down for the winter. These sites may be removed if they don't come back on line shortly. Cams updated 5/1/16. Note: some sites work better in different browsers. if IE isn't working, try Firefox, etc.

Lake Michigan

Lake Erie

Mackinac Bridge from St. Ignace Side Brest Bay Marina (Monroe, MI-best in Firefox)  
Mackinac Island Cam   Put-in-Bay, Jet Express Cam  
Gold Coast Marina (Frankfort)   Port Clinton and Live Fishing Charter Cam  new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Loyola Univ. (Chicago area)  Oak Harbor cam (from weatherunderground)  new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Ludington Marina, Michigan Cedar Point Cams (3 cams often shows Sandusky Bay) 
Ludington Harbor Cam   Huron Ohio Lake Cam (pointed NE--from Lakevision)
Ludington Entrance (pointing west-pick from list) Catawba Island Cam (Live Feed)
Harbor Cam Ludington (from Snyder's Shoreline Inn--u control)  Stone Lab (South Bass Lighthouse)
Manistee Surf Cam (animated)    Cleveland Area (from Lakevision)   
St. Joseph, MI harbor Cam (back again) Cleveland Crib Cam (points from crib to downtown-better in Firebox)
St. Joe Lighthouse Cam (live action) Cleveland -Cuyahoga River Cam
Michigan City Cam   Cleveland-points to city from Pier W Restaurant  new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Michigan City Cam Open Water (from NOAA) Bayview Ohio Dock Cam (from Bay Boat Club) 
Michigan City Cam (shows piers)   Edgewater Beach Cam  (comes on in summer only)
Berrien County Beach cam (St. Joe)  Vermilion Yacht Club  (only works in Int. Exp)
Beaver Island MI  (Power's Hardware) Avon Lake Cam (will install Samsung video driver--works best in IE) 
Leelanau Peninsula cam Avon Ohio Cam (from Folger House)  new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Leland Live (at Manitou Transit-pick from list at right) Wildwood Yacht Club Cam   
Frankfort Live (from Garden Theater-pick from list at right) Eastlake Ohio Cam (east of Cleveland)
Frankfort Surf Cam (live action from Dawn Patrol)   BoatHouse Cam (near Cleveland)    
Frankfort Harbor Lights Marina and Beach cam Lake Erie Web cam (from Lake Co.-live stream too) 
Empire Beach Cam Conneaut Harbor Web Cam (Ohio--enter guest/guest) 
Washington Island Ferry (Door Cty) Bayview Marina (Long Point Ont.)
Evergreen Beach Resort (Door Cty)  Port Burwell Ontario Marina Cam1 
Fish Creek Cam (Door Cty) Port Burwell Ontario Marina Cam2  
White River Cam (u-control)   Port Dover Museum Cam (shows water)
Muskegon Cam (from Maranatha Center)  Port Dover River Cam 
Muskegon Surf Cam (live action)   Old Cut Marina (Long Point Ont.)   
NOAA Muskegon Harbor Cam  Cottages off Turkey Point (Ontario) 
Sutton's Bay Michigan (near Traverse City)  Booth's Harbour Marina (Lk Erie North Shore-Ontario)
Grand Haven Beach and Lighthouse Kingsville Ontario (looking south to Pelee Island)  
Grand Haven Lighthouse cam (live feed) Port Stanley Beach Cam (live streaming)
Grand Haven (Grand Isle Marina-7 Cams-best in Firefox) Lorain, Ohio Cam (Shows bridge) 
Grand Haven Cam (from Steelheaders) Luna Pier Mich. web cam new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Grand Haven Harbor Cam (user controlled) Maritime Academy of Toldeo  
Grand Haven Wharf Marina Cam   Toledo Channel  (pick from list of cams)
Yellow Cottage Cam-Grand Haven    Fairport Harbor Ohio Beach Cam (live action)
Traverse City Cam  (from News 9&10) Mentor Yacht Club Harbor (OH)
Traverse City Cam (shows West Bay) Ashtabula Web Cam (works best in I.E.)  new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Traverse City, Bayshore Resort   Ashtabula Web Cam
Little Travese Yacht Club   Erie PA Harbor Cam  
Traverse Bay Live cam (streaming) Erie PA Bayfront cam (shows harbor, hotel)  
The Cove-Leland Mich.  (U-control) Erie Yacht Club (Erie PA)
Great Lakes Maritime Academy (Traverse City) Erie PA Ravine Flyer Web Cam  new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Holland Michigan Channel (west coast)  Town of Westfield NY (Barcelona Harbor)
Saugatuck Harbor (from Butlers restaurant)    Buffalo Canoe Club (near Crystal Beach Ontario)  
Sturgeon Bay Cam (looking towards canal-pick from list) Buffalo, NY  (from Lakevision)
Sturgeon Bay Marina Cam (from Leathem Smith Lodge)  Buffalo Ice Cam   
HarborPointe Marina (Sturgeon Bay)   
Petoskey Web Cam (can see harbor)

Lake Superior

Petoskey Shoreline (from McLaren Heath)  
Petoskey Little Traverse Bay   Duluth Lift Bridge  
Harbor Springs cam    Solglimt B&B Duluth (shows entrance)   
Charlevoix Harbor Cam  new1.jpg (546 bytes) Duluth Harbor Tower Cam (from hills above)
Waukegan Harbor Web Cam Duluth Cam (shows bridge and museum ship)   
Algoma WI Lake Cam    Duluth Bridge Cam (live looking to harbor) 
Port Washington Cam Duluth Harbor Cam (GLA stream-HD, live motion) 
Port Washington Marina Cam (live action movable) Duluth Pier B Cam (animated HD) 
Chicago John Hancock (looking north) Duluth Discover Park Point 
Chicago Oak Street Beach  WDIO HarborCam Duluth  
Chicago Loop and Lake Michigan Duluth Lake Superior Cam (animated)
Chicago harbor web cam (nice view of city!)  Duluth Park Point Beach Cam
Chicago Lakefront Cam (looking s. to downtown) Inn on Lake Superior (points to harbor entrance) 
Chicago Grant Park (points to SE bottom of lake)    Sault Ste. Marie (pick from list of cams)  
Reef Point Marina (Racine, Wi)    Grand Portage Cam (from Midwest Hazecam)
Winthrop Harbor Cam (IL) Granite Island Lightstation  
Northwestern Univ (looking south to city) Copper Harbor, Mich.
Sheboygan Blue Harbor resort cam  Wawa Ontario (Rock Island Lodge--go to bottom)   update.gif (165 bytes)
Sheboygan Harbor Centre Marina Cam   Lake Superior Cam (from Eagle Harbor, Mich.)
Sheboygan Beach Cam   Grand Marais Harbor Cam  
Kenosha Yacht cam (movable) Thunder Bay Web Cam  
Manitowac (WI) skycam Marquette Lower Harbor  
Harbor Cam Two Rivers (wi--Movable) Bayfield, WI (from Seagull Bay Motel)  
Lighthouse Inn Cam (two rivers movable) Bayfield Harbor (from Apostle Island Marina)
WBAY Green Bay Cam   Bayfield Wisconsin (Kerr Studio)
Yacht Works Green Bay Storm Cam Bayfield Inn (Live HD video) 
High Seas Marina Cam 1 (Oconto WI) Roy's Point Marina (Bayfield)
High Seas Marina Cam 2 (Oconto WI) Pike's Bay Cam (Bayfield)
High Seas Marina Cam 3 (Oconto WI)  Pictured Rocks Cruise (Pier) Live Video
Green Bay Fox River (live video) Sunset Bay Beach (Ahmeek Mich) 
Menominee Yacht Club Cam Ashland WI Bay Cam
South Milwaukee Yacht Club (from Lakevision)  
Milwaukee Lake Front (U-control)

Lake Ontario

Milwaukee Inner Harbor (from Great Lks Water Institute)  
Miller Beach Cam (Gary, IN) Hamilton Highway Cam--(entrance to Hamilton Ontario)
  Sodus Bay Lighthouse (NY) 
  Niagara River Lower (Youngstown)  
 NOTE: Cams updated and fixed 5/1/16 Niagara River Cam (N. to open lake)
  Buy your own Freighter Observers Logbook!!      Oak Orchard Lighthouse (Point Breeze)  
  Only $15.95 until July 1st 2016.  Buy today!!    You can buy with Paypal.      Lake Ontario Cam (from Lyndonville NY) new1.jpg (546 bytes)
If you like my webcams, support the site by buying my logbook!! Brockport Yacht Club (near Rochester) 
Like Me Forest Lawn Beach, Webster NY (near Rochester)

Lake Huron

Lake Ontario Cam (near Sterling NY)  
Sarnia Yacht Club (looks n. of bridges)   Toronto (east) surfcam (Java-enter user, user in box).
Forest Ontario (N. of Sarnia) Oakville Ontario Cam (near Toronto)
Port Franks Yacht Club (at Chicken Island)   Oswego NY Lighthouse (from Lakevision)
Grand Bend Ontario Yacht Club   Oswego SUNY webcam (sometimes points North to Lake)
Grand Bend Lake Cam   Pultneyville Yacht Club  
Goderich Harbour Cam (finally!) Grimsby Beach (50 Point Yacht Club)
Goderich Harbour Expansion Cam (can is at top: enter viewer and viewer) Olcott NY Harbor Cam (Back Bay Marina)
Kincardine Ontario (just north of Goderich)  Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse  
Kincardine Harbour (live action facing west)   Kingston Ontario (Collins Bay Marina)
Port Clark Web Cam    
Jack and Jill's Surf Shop (Sauble Beach-U control)

Rivers, Canals, Cities, Lk. St. Clair

Owen Sound Bay (see middle cam)    
Inverhuron Cam and Douglas Point (from Macrae Point)   Belle Maer Marina Cam (Lake St. Clair)  
Tobermory (BlueBay Hotel) Cam    Duffy's Landing (Lake St. Clair)
Tawas Bay webcam (Tawas, Mich.) Toledo Cams  (Multiple Views) 
Tawas Bay Weather Cam  Mission Point, St. Mary's River  
Rogers City web cam (full video) Highway Cam QEW -over Welland Canal 
Alpena, MI webcam  (pick Alpena from list of cams) Soo Lock cam (4 Cams, LOTS of boats!!)
Bay Point Marina (Midland Ont.) Niagara Falls Cam (motion--nice view of Falls)
Harbor Beach Mi (shows marina) Detroit River Cam   (streaming, U-control cam)
Bay City Cam (points to lake) St. Lawrence Seaway (Calumet Island streaming)
Sand Point Cam (Near Caseville) The Straits area, Michigan (Mackinaw Is.)  
Killarney Beach Cam (near Bay City)    
Port Austin Cams (9 cams) 

Other Interesting Cams

Caseville Beach cams (9 cams)
Port Sanilac Marina Web Cam (u-control) Panama Canal Cam  
Sebewaing Cam (8 presets-Saginaw Bay) St. John's Harbour (Halifax)
Oscoda, AuSable (live video, needs AXIS viewer) Hall's Harbour NS (Show huge tides in Bay of Fundy)
Thomas Marina, Saginaw Bay    Key West (FL) Harbor Cam (shows cruise ships)
Port Huron River Cam (shows bridges-streaming)    
  Selected Vendors
  Obersheimer Sailor's Supplies
  ThirdCoastShips -- Mobile app for Apple or Android for ship Watching.
  Lake Shore Property in Ohio and other Ohio areas: Commercial and Residential.

           Other Interesting Sites

AIS Ship Tracker (Marine Traffic-you may have to click on the Great Lake sectional

map, but all ship locations will appear.)

Real-Time Map of Seaway (St. Lawrence/Welland system)

Great Lakes Water Temperature map Green Flash Sunsets (yes, the sun does turn green!)

Duluth Shipping News (nice photos)

If you are interested in FREIGHTERS,see my
Artist Page.
Ashland Marina Cam   Port Sheldon Buoy Cam (offshore) 
Ashland Ore Dock Demolition Cam     Cleveland Crib area (3 miles NW of crib) 
Maumee Bay Cam (from wunderground) Monroe Michigan (Lake Erie SE view-From Lakevision)
Kelly's Island (from Dropcam,Village Pump)  



stat tracker for tumblr