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The Apostle Islands Through Time

The Apostle Islands have been carved by glacial ice, wind, and waves for over a million years. There's endless beauty when exploring the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, with dramatic shorelines, sandstone cliffs, extensive sea saves, miles of pristine sand beaches...

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Apostle Island Wildlife Encounters

Black bear swimming. PC: NPS Neil Howk The Apostle Islands are a wonderful place to enjoy nature and discover an abundance of wildlife. The secluded islands are an important habitat for numerous bird species, mammals, plants, amphibians, and aquatic species. Wildlife...

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Area Events in Bayfield & Apostle Islands

Area Events in Bayfield & Apostle Islands

Beautiful scenery, countless beaches, eight historic lighthouses, intriguing wildlife, and intricate sea caves all make up Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. The Apostle Islands are a group of 22 islands in Lake Superior, off the Bayfield Peninsula in northern...

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The Top 10 Islands of “the Apostles”

The Top 10 Islands of “the Apostles”

Discovering the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is an opportunity to immerse oneself in 720 square miles of natural beauty across 21 islands that feature sea caves, historical lighthouses, and some of the greatest hiking trails. The sea caves of Devils Island....

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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...

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The Apostle Islands: Centuries of Stories

Like the sea caves and shoreline that have been carved out for thousands of years by Lake Superior, the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore holds countless tales of those who’ve called it home and were shaped by living in the rural archipelago over the years. Read on...

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The Sea Caves of the Apostle Islands

The Sea Caves of the Apostle Islands

Known as the “crown jewels of Lake Superior,” the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is a pristine attraction. Located near Bayfield, Wisconsin, the shoreline attracts visitors from all over the globe. And it’s easy to see why, with its fascinating sea caves,...

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11 Stunning Photos of the Apostle Islands

11 Stunning Photos of the Apostle Islands

Home to magical sea caves and cliffs, the highest concentration of lighthouses in North America, and a unique archipelago, the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is one of the most beautiful areas in the Midwest. When viewing Apostle Islands photos, the grandeur of...

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The 8 Lighthouses of Apostle Islands

The 8 Lighthouses of Apostle Islands

Highest Concentration of Lighthouses in North AmericaFound near Wisconsin’s Bayfield Peninsula, the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is home to the highest concentration of lighthouses in North America. Known for its cluster of 21 islands and magical sea caves,...

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