• Stockton Island, looking south.

    Apostle Islands

    National Lakeshore Wisconsin

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Places

Devil's Fresnel Lens

Lighthouses of the Apostles
Within the boundaries of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is the largest and finest single collection of lighthouses in the country.

 
The Fishery Today
The Hokenson Fishery
After several unsuccessful years on the farm the brothers bought three pound nets and began fishing commercially.

 
Farm worker Axel Anderson with draft horses, Sand Island.
Farming in the Apostles
A four-foot cucumber... a 70-pound squash... potatoes eight inches around!

Did You Know?

Piping Plover

Long Island is home to the only known nesting sites in Wisconsin for the endangered Piping Plover. In 2012, five nests were successful with a total of eleven surviving chicks!