WI DOT Road Construction on HWY 13
The Wisconsin DOT plans to replace three culverts on WIS 13 between Cornucopia and Red Cliff. Culverts will be replaced at these locations: Saxine Creek, Saxine Tributary, and Sand River Tributary. The construction may impact your trip to Apostle Islands. More »
There are current closures of areas within the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Click for more information and see if these closures will affect your trip. More »
Operating Hours & Seasons
The mainland portion and the islands of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore are open to visitors year round. From time to time closures or advisories will close or limit access to certain locations. Check here for current closures and advisories.
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Bayfield Visitor Center
Starting on April 28th, the HQ VC will be open weekdays. On May 24th the HQ VC will start being open 7 days a week. This schedule will continue through the end of September. Hours of operation from April to September will be 8:00AM to 4:30PM.
Closed Columbus Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, and President's Day
Little Sand Bay Visitor Center
Devils, Michigan, and Sand Island Lighthouses
Stockton Island Visitor Center
Raspberry Island Lighthouse
Did You Know?
Hunting, fishing, and trapping are permitted in the national lakeshore in accordance with the appropriate Wisconsin laws.