We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

WI
+1 715-779-3397
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Pretty out in LAke Superior ... need a boat to see it

Our own piece of the Caribbean right here in the USA ... and a boat, helicopter or similar... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2017
howards815
,
Grand Rapids, Michigan
great lakes tour 2017

Took grand tour to islands. Captain was very informative about islands. Bayfield WI is a very laid... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2017
David B
,
Farmington, Minnesota
Read all 143 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
A cluster of 21 islands dotting the waters of Lake Superior; great for hiking, boating and camping.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“sea caves” (33 reviews)
“lake superior” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
WI
CONTACT
Website
+1 715-779-3397
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Wisconsin
Write a ReviewReviews (143)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"sea caves"
in 33 reviews
"lakeshore trail"
in 4 reviews
"lake superior"
in 10 reviews
"lots of small shops"
in 2 reviews
"madeline island"
in 21 reviews
"boat cruise"
in 4 reviews
"bald eagles"
in 3 reviews
"visitor center"
in 4 reviews
"grand tour"
in 4 reviews
"great lakes"
in 3 reviews
"big bay state park"
in 2 reviews
"hike"
in 19 reviews
"beauty"
in 14 reviews
"wi"
in 16 reviews
"bayfield"
in 43 reviews
"shipwrecks"
in 4 reviews
"glimpse"
in 3 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed September 20, 2017

Our own piece of the Caribbean right here in the USA ... and a boat, helicopter or similar necessary for access. Watch out for storms that can blow in in a hurry

1  Thank howards815
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Took grand tour to islands. Captain was very informative about islands. Bayfield WI is a very laid back peaceful town. Quick ferry to Madeline island for a day trip was fun. Recommend a visit anytime.

1  Thank David B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Bayfield Wisconsin a Hidden gem. Very relaxing small town atmosphere. Highly recommended. Apostile Island visits and boat tour great. Rented bikes on Madeline island. Bike owner very nice and good quality bikes ( expensive rental rates would consider bringing car over on ferry and driving...More

3  Thank David B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Took a boat tour, the islands are breathtaking. Shipwrecks, sea caves, lighthouses, and more. Bayfield itself is a quaint seashore village with lots of small shops and a couple of decent restaurants. Some beautiful mansions. You can ferry to Madeline Island for a nice experience....More

2  Thank Dave A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 16, 2017

Great safety course. Great, super fast kayaks, nice service. Wonderful views and unforgettable experience. The weather was awesome. Be prepared for mosquitoes on the islands. We were kayaking as much as possible to avoid mosquito biting.

Thank Ewa K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Take the boat cruise to see and hear the history!!!!! Took my 15-year-old grandaughter and it was a very informative trip for both of us.

2  Thank cmk421
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

Apostle Islands was my finishing visit for our nations' National Lakeshores, having visited the other three in prior summers. I may have saved the best for last, but of course they are all special. Apostle Islands has incredible views from a sunset cruise. I was...More

Thank Trey J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We hired a water taxi and four of us began a 2 night 20+ mile adventure. We were met at the dock by a volunteer, who was friendly and gave us the run down on the island. We later met his wife, who told us...More

1  Thank Chris S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We went at the end of May and the weather wasn't very good. Our tour skipped devils island (which I considered the highlight of the tour) because of bad weather which was very disappointing. So it was mostly boring with little glimpses of pretty scenery....More

Thank Ishwarya R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We took the grand tour by Apostle island cruises and had a good time. Sea caves in Devil's island was the highlight of the trip and the scenic views of islands was breathtaking. Makes you appreciate the power and beauty of Lake superior. The captain...More

1  Thank impulsemews
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,162 hotels in Wisconsin
Legendary Waters Resort & Casino
183 reviews
16.59 miles away
Winfield Inn
231 reviews
17.65 miles away
Seagull Bay Motel
231 reviews
17.73 miles away
Harbor's Edge Motel
101 reviews
17.76 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Little Nikki's
48 reviews
10.29 miles away
Candy Shoppe
209 reviews
17.71 miles away
Beach Club
202 reviews
20.26 miles away
Cornucopia Sweet Shoppe
8 reviews
10.14 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Ice Caves
217 reviews
7.34 miles away
Good Earth Outfitters LLC
98 reviews
10.00 miles away
Lost Creek Adventures
175 reviews
10.23 miles away
Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua
151 reviews
17.55 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Nas H
June 2, 2016|
Answer
Response from Ewa K | Reviewed this property |
Living Adventure - rental place
0
Votes
;