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Apostle Islands

5 Pieces of History You’ll See on a Grand Tour

As an authorized concessioner for the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Apostle Islands Cruises offers narrated boat tours of the gorgeous archipelago, which is surrounded by cool, majestic Lake Superior. Twenty-one islands with breathtaking beaches, stunning historical lighthouses, vast wildlife, sandstone formations and sea caves are just some of the many wonders of the Apostle Islands. Although first…

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5 Best Hikes in the Apostle Islands

As an authorized concessioner for the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Apostle Islands Cruises offers narrated boat tours of the Stunning historic lighthouses, abandoned quarries, old farm sites and logging camps, beaches, campsites, and scenic overlooks can all be found along over 50 miles of maintained trails in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Exploring the archipelago…

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Why the Apostle Islands are a Camping Lover’s Dream

Located just off the shore of Bayfield, Wisconsin, the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore isn’t just known for its sea caves and sandstone formations – the area is also recognized for providing some of the best night sky viewing, far away from city lights. With camping available on 18 of the Apostle’s 21 islands, one on…

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Top 7 Highlights of an Apostle Islands Cruises’ “Grand Tour”

Twenty-one islands with breathtaking beaches along Lake Superior, stunning historical lighthouses, sandstone formations and sea caves – the natural wonders of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore continue to draw visitors from all over the world. Serving the public within the national lakeshore as an authorized park concessioner, Apostle Islands Cruises operates out of Bayfield, Wisconsin, and provides narrated sightseeing cruises,…

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Why Apostle Islands is Closer to Chicago Than You Think

Historical lighthouses. Scenic trails. Unique sandstone formations. And 21 islands dispersed in majestic Lake Superior. Wisconsin’s Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is truly incredible. With its rural location, a visit to the park is a must if you’re looking for a relaxing getaway in a charming setting. Bayfield is a little harbor town known as the…

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How to Spend a Perfect Weekend in Bayfield, Wisconsin

Rated one of USA Today’s best coastal small towns, the berry capital of Wisconsin, and gateway to the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Bayfield is a charming place boasting adventure and hospitality.  Located on the shore of beautiful Lake Superior, here’s how to spend a great weekend in the jewel of Wisconsin: 1. Explore the Apostles…

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