Also known to the Ojibwe as Miskwabimijikag Miniss (Willow Tree Island), this island includes a story fit for Memorial Day.
This island is the easternmost, northernmost and largest island in the National Lakeshore.
This tiny island is located to the north of Michigan Island, on the eastern side of the archipelago.
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This is the western-most island in the National Lakeshore and is clearly visible from Little Sand Bay on the mainland
This island has gone by a number of names including Kagagiwanjikag Miniss (Ojibwe for “Island of Hemlock Trees”), Texas Island, Hemlock Island and Shoe Island.
It’s dark sky week around the globe… a perfect time to explore the night sky above the Islands and consider dark sky designation.
Earth Day 2020 is like no other. Watch the WPT documentary devoted to founder Gaylord Nelson and his legacy, which includes the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.
We would like to introduce a new, fun feature for you and your family. It’s a way for you to enjoy the amazing Apostle Islands National Lakeshore virtually… a way to see some of what the islands have to offer, from the perspective of someone who knows the National Lakeshore like the back of his hand.