Commercial Services

Business Partners of the Park: Tours, kayak outfitters, fishing charters & water taxis

The following businesses and organizations are authorized to provide visitor services at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Apostle Islands National Lakeshore does not manage or endorse any of these services. Inquiries should be directed to the respective business offering the service in question.
 

Concession Operated Tours:

Apostle Islands Cruises: Narrated sightseeing boat tours, island shuttles, and chartered powerboat tours and chartered island pick-up/drop off.
800-323-7619
715-779-3925
 
looking down from the trail on a sea kayak tour with an outfitter paddling along the caves
Sea kayakers at the mainland sea caves on a guided tour with an outfitter.

Kayak Tours & Outfitters:

Apostle Island Kayaking, LLC: Kayak tours among the islands.
715-779-3925 or 800-323-7619
info@apostleisland.com

Canoe Sport Outfitters: Paddling tours - advance reservations required.
515-961-6117
jeff@canoesportoutfitters.com

Key Aqua Sports: Paddling tours
425-870-0018
underwoodmark26@gmail.com

Lost Creek Adventures LLC: Paddling tours, kayak rentals and overnight camping trips.
715-953-2223
info@lostcreekadventures.org

Pictured Rocks Adventure, LLC: Paddling tours.
231-420-6168
info@picturedrockskayak.com

Trek and Trail: Paddling tours, kayak rentals and overnight camping trips.
800-354-8735
715-779-3595
info@trek-trail.com

Voyageur Outward Bound School : Paddling tours - advance reservations required.
218-365-5761
suellen.sack@vobs.org

Whitecap Kayak LLC: Paddling tours, kayak rentals and overnight camping trips.
906-364-7336
whitecapkayak@sbcglobal.net

Wilderness Inquiry: Accessible paddling trips and camp experiences.
612-676-9400
info@wildernessinquiry.org
 

Water Taxis & Motorized Boat Tours:

Apostle Islands Cruises: Narrated sightseeing boat tours, island shuttles, chartered powerboat tours and chartered island pick-up/drop-off.
800-323-7619
715-779-3925

Adventure Vacations, Inc.: Chartered powerboat tours, powerboat supervised inflatable recreational kayaking, Big Bay State Park recreational kayak rentals.
715-747-2100
trips@adv-vac.com

Ashland Boat Tours: Island shuttles, chartered powerboat tours and fishing charters.
715-292-5622
ashlandboattours@gmail.com

Catchun-Sun Charter Company: Personalized power boat tours.
715-779-3111
catchun-sun@hotmail.com

Dreamcatcher Sailing Adventures: Multi-day and day trip sailing charters, chartered island drop-off/pickups.
800-262-4176
715-779-5561
info@dreamcatcher-sailing.com

Escape Excursions: Chartered Boat Tours, Island Drop offs/Pick-ups, powerboat supervised recreational kayaking.
612-805-7454

Nourse Charter: Chartered island drop-off/pickups.
715-292-9115
noursej@centurytel.net

Pictured Rocks Adventure LLC: Water taxi, adventure tours, kayak tours.
231-420-6168
info@picturedrockskayak.com


PMG Charters: Sailing charters, chartered island drop-off/pickups, chartered powerboat tours.
262-337-3078
pmgcharters@gmail.com

Superior Charters Inc.
715-779-5124
sail@superiorcharters.com
 

Sailing Charters:

Amicus Adventure Sailing 4-5 night “Learn to Cruise” trip.
218-290-5975
amicussailing@frontier.com


Animaashi Sailing Company Part day and full day sailboat charters.
715-779-5468
sailaway@centurytel.net

Dreamcatcher Sailing Adventures Multi-day and day trip sailing charters, chartered island drop-off/pickups.
800-262-4176
715-779-5561
info@dreamcatcher-sailing.com

PMG Charters Sailing charters, chartered island drop-off/pickups, chartered powerboat tours.
262-337-3078
pmgcharters@gmail.com

Superior Charters Inc. Sailboat charters and bareboat sailboat rentals (prior experience required for boat rentals).
715-779-5124
sail@superiorcharters.com
 

Marine Towing & Salvage:

Black Warrior Marine
612-708-1303
tucker@blackwarriorcharters.com
 

Fishing Charters:

Ashland Boat Tours
715-292-5622
ashlandboattours@gmail.com

Nourse Charters
715-292-9115
noursej@centurytel.net

Last updated: June 16, 2019

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Bayfield, WI 54814

Phone:

(715) 779-3397

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