Photo of Up North: Bayfield WI Shopping spot

Your Bayfield WI Shopping Guide

Bayfield is a small Wisconsin city with a big personality. Not only are we located on Lake Superior, but we are also the gateway city to the beautiful Apostle Islands. During your upcoming visit, we encourage you to explore the Bayfield, WI, shopping scene for Apostle Island souvenirs, locally-made art, and apparel. Stay with us … Read More

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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

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Where to See Fall Foliage in Wisconsin near Bayfield

  As the weather cools down, Wisconites patiently wait for the leaves to transition from greens to shades of oranges, reds, and yellows. Fall foliage in Wisconsin will soon be at its peak, offering a brief window of time to see this vibrant seasonal display. One of the best spots for fall colors can be … Read More

Photo of apples in a bucket during Bayfield Apple festival

Join Us for Bayfield Apple Festival in Wisconsin

There’s a crisp chill to the wind, and leaves are beginning to change colors, which can only mean autumn is right around the corner in Wisconsin! Fall in Bayfield is extra special since it brings the return of the Apple Festival, one of Wisconsin’s best festivals! The Bayfield Apple Festival will take place for its … Read More

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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