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Maritime-Related National Parks in Wisconsin


Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

  • Along windswept beaches and cliffs, visitors experience where water meets land and sky, culture meets culture, and past meets present. The 21 islands and 12 miles of mainland host a unique blend of cultural and natural resources.? Lighthouses shine over Lake Superior and the new wilderness areas. Visitors can hike, paddle, sail, or cruise to experience these Jewels of Lake Superior.



Are you interested in other historic maritime resources in Wisconsin? We have information about historic life-saving stations and historic lighthouses and light stations.