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    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"!!

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 3/29/15. 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 Monroe Michigan (Lake Erie SE view-From Lakevision)
Mackinac Island Cam   Brest Bay Marina (Monroe, MI-best in Firefox)  
Gold Coast Marina (Frankfort)   Put-in-Bay, Jet Express Cam  
Loyola Univ. (Chicago area)  Port Clinton (Ohio) Erie Cam   
Ludington Marina, Michigan Maumee Bay Cam (from wunderground)
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)  new1.jpg (546 bytes) Kelly's Island (from Dropcam,Village Pump) new1.jpg (546 bytes)
St. Joseph, MI harbor Cam (back again) Cleveland Area (from Lakevision) 
St. Joe Lighthouse Cam (live action) Cleveland Crib Cam (points from crib to downtown-better in Firebox)
Michigan City Cam   Bayview Ohio Dock Cam (from Bay Boat Club) 
Michigan City Cam Open Water (from NOAA) Edgewater Beach Cam  
Michigan City Cam (shows piers)   Vermilion Yacht Club  new1.jpg (546 bytes) (only works in Int. Exp)
Berrien County Beach cam (St. Joe)  Avon Lake Cam (will install Samsung video driver) 
Beaver Island MI  (Power's Hardware) Wildwood Yacht Club Cam   
Leelanau Peninsula cam  (pick from list at right) Eastlake Ohio Cam (east of Cleveland)
Leland Live (at Manitou Transit-pick from list at right) BoatHouse Cam (near Cleveland)   new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Frankfort Live (from Garden Theater-pick from list at right) Lake Erie Web cam (from Lake Co.-live stream too) 
Frankfort Surf Cam (live action from Dawn Patrol)   Conneaut Harbor Web Cam (Ohio--enter guest/guest) 
Frankfort Harbor Lights Marina and Beach cam new1.jpg (546 bytes) Ashtabula Web Cam  
Empire Beach Cam Bayview Marina (Long Point Ont.)
Washington Island Ferry (Door Cty) Port Burwell Ontario Marina Cam1 
Evergreen Beach Resort (Door Cty)  Port Burwell Ontario Marina Cam2  
Fish Creek Cam (Door Cty) Port Dover Museum Cam (shows water)
White River Cam (u-control)   Old Cut Marina (Long Point Ont.)  new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Muskegon Cam (from Maranatha Center)  Cottages off Turkey Point (Ontario) 
Muskegon Surf Cam (live action) new1.jpg (546 bytes) Booth's Harbour Marina (Lk Erie North Shore-Ontario)
NOAA Muskegon Harbor Cam  Kingsville Ontario (looking south to Pelee Island)  
Sutton's Bay Michigan (near Traverse City)  Port Stanley Beach Cam (streaming-better to use Firefox)  
Grand Haven Beach and Lighthouse Lorain, Ohio Cam (Shows bridge) 
Grand Haven Lighthouse cam (live feed) Maritime Academy of Toldeo  
Grand Haven (Grand Isle Marina-7 Cams-best in Firefox) Toledo Channel  (pick from list of cams)
Grand Haven Cam (from Steelheaders) Fairport Harbor Ohio Beach Cam (live action)
Grand Haven Harbor Cam (user controlled) Mentor Yacht Club Harbor (OH)
Grand Haven Wharf Marina Cam   Erie PA Harbor Cam  
Yellow Cottage Cam-Grand Haven    Erie PA Bayfront cam (shows harbor, hotel) new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Traverse City Cam  (from News 9&10) Erie Yacht Club (Erie PA)
Traverse City Cam (shows West Bay) Buffalo Canoe Club (near Crystal Beach Ontario) new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Traverse City, Bayshore Resort   Buffalo, NY  (from Lakevision)
Little Travese Yacht Club   Buffalo Ice Cam   
Traverse Bay Live cam (streaming)
The Cove-Leland Mich.  (U-control)

Lake Superior

Great Lakes Maritime Academy (Traverse City) Duluth Lift Bridge  
Holland Michigan Channel (west coast)  Solglimt B&B Duluth (shows entrance)   
Saugatuck Harbor (from Butlers restaurant)    Duluth Harbor Tower Cam (from hills above)
Sturgeon Bay Cam (looking towards canal-pick from list) Duluth Cam (shows bridge and museum ship)   
Sturgeon Bay Marina Cam (from Leathem Smith Lodge)  Duluth Harbor Cam (Lafarge stream-HD and great)
HarborPointe Marina (Sturgeon Bay)  Duluth Harbor Cam (GLA stream-HD, live motion) 
Algoma WI Lake Cam   WDIO HarborCam Duluth  
Petoskey Web Cam (can see harbor) Duluth Lake Superior Cam (animated)
Petoskey Shoreline (from McLaren Heath) Sault Ste. Marie (pick from list of cams)  
Petoskey Little Traverse Bay   Sault Ste. Marie Cam
Harbor Springs cam    Grand Portage Cam (from Midwest Hazecam)
Port Washington Cam Granite Island Lightstation  
Port Washington Marina Cam (live action movable) new1.jpg (546 bytes) Copper Harbor, Mich.
Chicago harbor web cam (nice view of city!)  Ashland Marina Cam  
Chicago Lakefront Cam (looking s. to downtown) Ashland Ore Dock Demolition Cam    
Chicago Grant Park (points to SE bottom of lake)  new1.jpg (546 bytes) Wawa Ontario (Rock Island Lodge)  
Reef Point Marina (Racine, Wi)    Lake Superior Cam (from Eagle Harbor, Mich.)
Winthrop Harbor Cam (IL) Grand Marais Harbor Cam  
Northwestern Univ (looking south to city) Thunder Bay Web Cam  
Sheboygan Blue Harbor resort cam  Marquette Lower Harbor  
Sheboygan Harbor Centre Marina Cam   Bayfield, WI (from Seagull Bay Motel)  
Sheboygan Yacht Club Cam   Bayfield Harbor (from Apostle Island Marina)
Sheboygan Beach Cam   Bayfield Wisconsin (Kerr Studio)
Kenosha Yacht cam (movable) Bayfield Inn (Live HD video)  new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Manitowac (WI) skycam Roy's Point Marina (Bayfield) new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Harbor Cam Two Rivers (wi--Movable)  
Lighthouse Inn Cam (two rivers movable)
WBAY Green Bay Cam  

Lake Ontario

Yacht Works Green Bay Storm Cam   Hamilton Highway Cam--(entrance to Hamilton Ontario)
High Seas Marina Cam 1 (Oconto WI) Sodus Bay Lighthouse (NY) 
High Seas Marina Cam 2 (Oconto WI) Niagara River Lower (Youngstown) new1.jpg (546 bytes)
High Seas Marina Cam 3 (Oconto WI)  Oak Orchard Lighthouse (Point Breeze) new1.jpg (546 bytes)
Green Bay, Leo Frigo Bridge   Rochester NY Cam (from Lakevision)
Green Bay Fox River (live video) Forest Lawn Beach, Webster NY (near Rochester)
Escanaba Web cam (from   Lake Ontario Cam (near Sterling NY)  
South Milwaukee Yacht Club (from Lakevision) Toronto (east) surfcam (Java-enter user, user in box).
Milwaukee Lake Front (U-control) Oakville Ontario Cam (near Toronto)
Milwaukee Inner Harbor (from Great Lks Water Institute) Oswego NY Lighthouse (from Lakevision)
Miller Beach Cam (Gary, IN) Oswego SUNY webcam (sometimes points North to Lake)
  Pultneyville Yacht Club  
        NOTE: Cams updated and fixed 3/29/15 Grimsby Beach (looking north to Toronto) 
  Check out the Wilson Freighter Observers Logbook!!      Grimsby Beach (50 Point Yacht Club)
 NEW LOWER PRICE: Only $15.95 until May 1st. 2015.  Buy
 today!!    You can buy with Paypal.     
Olcott NY Harbor Cam (Back Bay Marina)
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Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse  
  Kingston Ontario (Collins Bay Marina)

Lake Huron

Sarnia Yacht Club (looks n. of bridges) new1.jpg (546 bytes)

Rivers, Canals, Cities, Lk. St. Clair

Forest Ontario (N. of Sarnia)
Port Franks Yacht Club (at Chicken Island)   Belle Maer Marina Cam (Lake St. Clair)  
Grand Bend Ontario Yacht Club   Toledo Cams  (Multiple Views) 
Grand Bend Lake Cam   Mission Point, St. Mary's River  
Goderich Harbour Cam (finally!) Highway Cam QEW -over Welland Canal 
Goderich Harbour Expansion Cam (can is at top: enter viewer and viewer) new1.jpg (546 bytes) Soo Lock cam (4 Cams, LOTS of boats!!) update.gif (165 bytes)
Kincardine Ontario (just north of Goderich)  Niagara Falls Cam (motion--nice view of Falls)
Kincardine Harbour (live action facing west)   Detroit River Cam   (streaming, U-control cam)
Port Clark Web Cam  new1.jpg (546 bytes) St. Lawrence Seaway (Calumet Island streaming)
Jack and Jill's Surf Shop (Sauble Beach-U control) The Straits area, Michigan (Mackinaw Is.)  
Owen Sound Bay (see middle cam)    
Fort Gratiot Cam (near Blue Water Bridge)

Other Interesting Cams

Douglas Point and Inverhuron Cam
Inverhuron Cam (from Macrae Point) new1.jpg (546 bytes) Panama Canal Cam  
Tobermory (BlueBay Hotel) Cam    St. John's Harbour (Halifax)
Tawas Bay webcam (Tawas, Mich.) Hall's Harbour NS (Show huge tides in Bay of Fundy)
Tawas Bay Weather Cam  Key West (FL) Harbor Cam (shows cruise ships)
Rogers City web cam (full video)  
Alpena, MI webcam  (pick Alpena from list of cams) Selected Vendors
Bay Point Marina (Midland Ont.)   
Harbor Beach Mi (shows marina)  
Bay City Cam (points to lake) Obersheimer Sailor's Supplies
Sand Point Cam (Near Caseville) new1.jpg (546 bytes) ThirdCoastShips -- Mobile app for Apple or Android for ship Watching.
Killarney Beach Cam (near Bay City) new1.jpg (546 bytes)  
Port Austin Cams (9 cams)   
Caseville Beach cams (9 cams)  
Port Sanilac Marina Web Cam (u-control)  
Sebewaing Cam (8 presets-Saginaw Bay)  
Oscoda, AuSable (live video, needs AXIS viewer)  
Thomas Marina, Saginaw Bay      
Port Huron River Cam (shows bridges-streaming)    

           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.



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