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New for 2023! Premier

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Irish Boat Shop

Founded by Dave Irish in 1961, Irish Boat Shop proudly serves our customers from locations in Harbor Springs, Charlevoix and Traverse City.  Our mission is to promote recreational boating by delivering quality and value in boats and services while meeting our obligations to our customers, our employees, our communities, and the environment.

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The Little Traverse Bay weather buoy (45022) has been installed for the 2023 season.

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You can also receive buoy data via text:  Text 45022 toll free to 866-218-9973 for the latest observations.

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Irish Boat Shop Service Department

Service Department

Irish Boat Shop Dockage Storage

Launch & Storage

Irish Boat Shop Docks Dockage


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Northern Michigan’s Boating Experts Since 1961!

We proudly offer Boston Whaler, Nautique, Chaparral, Premier, J/Boats, Zodiac Cadet, RS Sailing, Phoenix Trailers, Mercury, and Yamaha.  Please stop in and meet us, inspect our facilities, and discuss how we can assist you.