View of Big Bay State Park one of the top things to do on Madeline Island

Summer Things to Do on Madeline Island

If you are looking for the perfect Wisconsin summer getaway, look no further than Bayfield! Our charming Lake Superior town is a gateway city to the Apostle Islands, an archipelago of 22 islands known for their historic lighthouses, sandstone cliffs, and sea caves. The largest and most accessible option is Madeline Island, just a short … Read More

Photo of Lake Superior lighthouses during fall

Lake Superior Lighthouses of the Apostle Islands

Did you know that the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is home to the largest and most complete collection of historic lighthouses in the country? There are ten lighthouses and towers throughout the 21 islands, from the gothic-inspired Sand Island Lighthouse to the easily accessible Raspberry Island Lighthouse. These Lake Superior lighthouses have guided boats since … Read More

Photo of American marten: wisconsin wildlife you can see in Bayfield

Discover Wisconsin Wildlife on the Apostle Islands

The Apostle Islands are a jewel of Northern Wisconsin, located at the southwestern end of Lake Superior. The archipelago consists of 21 islands with unique environments that provide essential habitats for Wisconsin wildlife. All sorts of wildlife call the islands home, from migratory birds to red foxes and black bears. Use the species checklist from … Read More