• Stockton Island, looking south.

    Apostle Islands

    National Lakeshore Wisconsin

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Basswood Island Campsites

Basswood Site 1

Site 1

Location: south end of island

Amenities: vault toilet (for sites 1-4), picnic table, fire ring, tent pad, food locker

 
Basswood Site 2

Site 2

Location: south end of island

Amenities: vault toilet (for sites 1-4), picnic table, fire ring, tent pad, food locker

 
Basswood Site 3

Site 3

Location: south end of island

Amenities: vault toilet (for sites 1-4), picnic table, fire ring, tent pad, food locker

 
Basswood Site 4

Site 4

Location: south end of island

Amenities: vault toilet (for sites 1-4), picnic table, fire ring, tent pad, food locker

 
Bass5 web

Site 5

Location: 200 yards south of dock

Amenities: vault toilet, picnic table, fire ring, tent pad, food locker

 
Bass6 web

Site 6

Location: 200 yards south of dock

Amenities: vault toilet, picnic table, fire ring, tent pad, food locker

 
BassA web

Group Site A

Location: 200 yards south of dock

Amenities: vault toilet, picnic table, fire ring, food locker

Did You Know?

1930-Outer-Island

In his “Report on Apostle Islands National Park Project, January 20, 1931”, landscape architect Harlan Kelsey noted that “the hand of man has mercilessly destroyed the islands’ virgin beauty, and, therefore, a largely controlling element as outstanding national park material even if other reasons made them eligible…this project does not meet National Park Service standards.”