Bruce Anchor Cruises

Bruce Anchor Cruises operates within Fathom Five National Marine Park which occupies some of the most pristine waters in the Great Lakes. Fathom Five is home to numerous historic light stations, over twenty known shipwrecks, and Flowerpot Island.

Our extremely unique and modern glass bottom vessels depart Tobermory on a regular schedule. Our tours operate during the spring, summer, and fall! Within 5 minutes of departing our dock passengers are given an opportunity to view two 19th century shipwrecks, The Sweepstakes, The City of Grand Rapids and Flowerpot.


All registered guests staying with Bruce Anchor Motel & Cottage Rentals between May 4th – June 26th, 2019 and September 3rd – October 14th, 2019 receive 50 % off stay aboard glass bottom boat tours sailing from Monday to Friday, and the first sailing of the day on the stay aboard glass bottom boat tour on Saturday and Sunday.

NEW! Fall Cruise Promotion – offer valid on boat tours operating from September 20th, 2019 to October 4th, 2019
Receive 25% off your boat ticket on any drop off cruises sailing Monday through Friday, or receive 25% off your boat ticket on the first drop off cruise of the day only on Saturdays and Sundays.
*Promotion applies only to registered guests of Bruce Anchor Motel & Cottage Rentals who have either made their reservation directly on Bruce Anchor’s website –, or who have called Bruce Anchor Motel directly to book – 519-596-2555 or toll free at 800-591-4254.
*After making your reservation online, please text us at 226-702-4680 or call us at 519-596-2555 with your name and booking number so the discount can be applied to your account.

These promotions are subject to availability and sell out quickly, so we recommend booking your seats as soon as you have booked your motel room. Simply input your confirmation number in the discount code section on the cruise booking to receive a discount. The booking will still show full price, but we will apply the discount manually before charging your card as long as all conditions have been met.

This promotion is subject to availability and sells out quickly.  We recommend booking your cruise as soon as you have booked your motel room or cottage.