Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Ice Caves, Bayfield

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The Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is a U.S. national lakeshore consisting of 21 islands (Apostle Islands) and shoreline encompassing on the northern tip of Wisconsin on the shore of Lake Superior. It is known for its collection of historic lighthouses, sandstone sea caves, a few old-growth remnant forests, and natural animal habitats.
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  • Loved touring this area! Lots of walking, hiking and I wished I had brought my bike. Also so much to do on or near the water, wanted more time!  more »
  • Fabulous water caves formed from centuries. Outstanding boat tour of the islands but we also hike the trail over the mainland caves. Outstanding experience!!! We loved the lakeshore. Cannot wait to re...  more »
  • My wife and I had a wonderful time exploring the Apostle Islands! The Islands are full of awesome trails and Lighthouses that are a real treat  more »
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  • We took a challenging 3.5 or 4 mile hike from the Meyers Beach parking lot with 3 and 5 year old kids to the sea caves. Beautiful trail with lots of board walks, stairs, and steep, muddy hills. Definitely not stroller friendly. Plenty of parking for large vehicle along the road.
  • One of my favorite places on earth. You can spend the entire summer hopping around the islands and wandering the trails, camping, taking pictures, picking wild berries, fishing...and napping to the sounds of the waves on the beach. Lots of wildlife, great park staff, clean.
  • Beautiful place. Had a picnic on a huge rock on lake Superior. This place is a must visit.
  • When people ask me the most amazing place I've ever been, I tell them about the Apostle Islands. I canoed and camped here for several days a few years ago. Lake superior is a beautiful and wicked beast. Our last 24 hours downpoured nonstop. We had to canoe through giant white caps to get back to the mainland. It was scariest and also the most amazing thing I've ever been through. The camp sites are beautiful and many of them are remote. On more than one occasion we had a private beach to ourselves for a whole day. We went in the fall and were able to feast on berries every day. Cannot wait to go back someday.
  • Stockton island was beautiful. Definitely want to try camping here some time

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