• Stockton Island, looking south.

    Apostle Islands

    National Lakeshore Wisconsin

Manitou Island

Campsite Trail: 2 miles

The trail leaves the Manitou Fish Camp and follows the west shore of the island through several hemlock groves in route to the island's only campsite.

Archeological Site Trail: 0.75 mile

The trail leads from the Manitou Fish Camp to a viewpoint at the south tip of the island near the site of a prehistoric fishing camp.

Did You Know?

Workers at quarry

Brownstone (sandstone) was shipped from quarries in the Apostle Islands at the end of the 19th century to midwestern cities like Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit, Cleveland, Minneapolis, and St. Paul where it was used to build some of the cities' most distinctive landmarks.