• Keep the conversation going…share this!


Angel Island Tiburon Ferry receives Marin Magazine Editor's Choice Award

Captain Maggie McDonogh with her family Marin Magazine 2013 Editor's Choice Awards event

Captain Maggie McDonogh with her family attending the Marin Magazine 2013 Editor's Choice Awards. Photo Credit: Marin Magazine

Captain Maggie McDonogh, Angel Island Tiburon Ferry president and CEO extends a special thank you to Marin Magazine for including Angel Island Tiburon Ferry as a Marin Magazine 2013 Editor’s Choice Award recipient this year as one of the Bay Area’s “family friendly local attractions.” In addition, Angel Island State Park was honored as #1 on this popular lifestyle magazine’s editor’s choice list.

As the last family owned and operated ferry boat service in California, Angel Island Tiburon Ferry is Marin’s exclusive provider of public ferry service to Angel Island from Tiburon, CA.

“We appreciate Marin Magazine’s acknowledgement as one of Marin’s ‘local attractions,’ offers Maggie McDonogh, Captain of Angel Island Tiburon Ferry, “my dad, the late Milton McDonough started the Angel Island Tiburon Ferry Company back in 1959, and our family has proudly been providing the community with ferry service to Angel Island State Park ever since.”

The 2013 Marin Magazine’s Editor’s Choice Award follows Captain Maggie McDonogh and the Angel Island Tiburon Ferry crew receiving The American Red Cross Life Saving Organization Hero Award, and Bank of Marin’s 2012 Business of the Year distinction.  In addition, Captain Maggie McDonough was named 2012 Business Women of The Year by North Bay Business Journal.  Angel Island Tiburon Ferry has also been acknowledged as one of California’s “top 8 ferry trips” by Sunset Magazine, and a 1-Tank Day Trip by CBS 5.

In addition to multiple, daily round-trip ferry service to Angel Island State Park, Angel Island Tiburon Ferry offers “resident tourists” and California visitors spectacular Sunset Cruises and customized private charters on San Francisco Bay.

Now you can “Getaway without going away.™  Captain Maggie adds, “We’re all so busy these days, and it’s important to take some time out to relax and unwind.  The beauty is, with our short 10 minute ferry ride to Angel Island from Tiburon you can truly be in paradise…and leave your troubles behind.  So whether you’re looking for white sandy beaches, family fun and adventure, or a romantic getaway on San Francisco Bay, hop on-board the Angel Island Ferry for a fun day trip and discover everything our amazing ‘local attraction’ and Angel Island State Park…’Jewel of San Francisco Bay’ has to offer.”

You may also enjoy:

Capture California adventure with day trip to Angel Island

Best Bay Area day trip dishes fresh oysters, cold brews, free live music and fun ferry ride

Press and media inquiries are welcome to contact Aprilanne Hurley @ 415.209.0722 for more information on Captain Maggie, Angel Island Tiburon Ferry, and Angel Island State Park day trip itineraries, and/or to arrange an interview and ferry ride with Captain Maggie on the majestic San Francisco Bay.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *