• Stockton Island, looking south.

    Apostle Islands

    National Lakeshore Wisconsin

There are park alerts in effect.
hide Alerts »
  • Current Closures

    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 »

Rocky Island

Sandspit Trail: 0.5 mile

Begins at the NPS dock at the east side of the island and extends to a beach at the island's southern tip.

Rocky Island Trail: 0.9 mile

Crosses from the dock to an overlook on the west side of the island.

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.