Caution!!! The Col-Sac II can eat a pontoon boat without even
belching. It seems to be the means for the auto-retentive to try to
sample the enjoyment of the river. It is to be avoided. Being cable
guided, it trolls out large steel cables hoping to snag the unexpecting
boater. (You can look down on a clear day/clear water and seem them
It has been so long since I updated this page and the Col-Sac III is now plying the water ways in place of the old ferry shown above. But, it's still the same, just a little bigger.)
Here is a scan of "Lake Wisconsin Living" article on the Merrimac Ferry over the years.