How do I get out to the islands?
On Your Own:
You can take your own boat out onto Lake Superior, or paddle a 16ft. sea kayak to one of the islands.
Always check for current and changing weather conditions before heading out onto Lake Superior.
Take a Shuttle or water taxi:
Commercial services in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore provide a variety of ways to see and enjoy the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. They offer opportunities to learn, explore, and experience the park through unique and specialized trips, tours, adventures and expeditions.
Last updated: October 15, 2021