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Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

WI
+1 715-779-3397
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A time to kick back and relax

We love the south shore of lake Superior, having made the trip every summer for the last four... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2015
Dean K
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Tomah, Wisconsin
Don't forget to add the Lakeshore Trail on your "Things to Do" List at Apostle Islands

While kayaking season may be pretty much over mid-October, hiking season is far from being over... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2015
Anthony M
,
Appleton, Wisconsin
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A cluster of 21 islands dotting the waters of Lake Superior; great for hiking, boating and camping.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“sand bay” (8 reviews)
“sea caves” (22 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 December 2015

We love the south shore of lake Superior, having made the trip every summer for the last four years. We especially like staying in the little community of Bayfield. We have enjoyed several boat tours, day hikes, berry picking, and the kayaking. There is never...More

1  Thank Dean K
Reviewed 18 October 2015

While kayaking season may be pretty much over mid-October, hiking season is far from being over. Hiking is probably one of the better activities to do starting mid-fall. This trail does not disappoint. My favorite part of the whole hike was the scenic overlooks it...More

4  Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and I rented two sea kayaks from Apostle Islands Kayaks and spent 4 days kayaking through the islands and backcountry camping on the shores of Lake Superior in August 2015. The sea caves were very interesting and the water was so unbelievably clear....More

2  Thank rjodonnell
Reviewed 21 September 2015

It goes to show, you don't have to live our State to find God's gift of beauty!! Went on to boat trips to see the Islands and Caves. Great pictures were taken if we must say so ourselves!! Stayed at a number of hotels, Quality...More

Thank Janis F
Reviewed 31 July 2015

There are several islands in the National Lakeshore to explore. Madeline Island is not officially a part of the National Lakeshore, but I'm sure everyone just puts it in there with the rest of them! It is well populated during the summer months with a...More

2  Thank tymetraveler222
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Well organized, great tour with a perfect amount of history, information /jokes shared with the group, great team on board to assist with the tour. We enjoyed this very much, the team takes you through the islands and explains it all. Saw the sea caves...More

4  Thank Buggaboo000
Reviewed 9 July 2015

My wife and I spent the morning kayaking the ice caves in Bayfield, WI and then took a 3 hour boat tour of all of the Apostle Islands in the evening. I would recommend that everyone add the Apostle Islands to their bucket list of...More

5  Thank Ben I
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We have been traveling to the Apostle Islands for the past 30 years. It is never disappointing in natural beauty. If you want something like the Wisconsin Dells this is not it. It is not a commercialized area. It has local charm and beauty. From...More

4  Thank Mary H
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Spent the last weekend of June exploring the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. We had our own boat to use, but there are different tours that can be taken. We visited the sea caves on Devil's Island, these caves are much bigger and sharper than the...More

6  Thank Kara G
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Unfortunately when we arrived they were working on the roads resurfacing them so there was some blockages making it hard to get where you wanted to go. We stopped at Little Sandy Bay. Talking to the ranger stationed up there I asked about a hiking...More

4  Thank wacotom
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