Interactive Park Map

Explore the lighthouses and landmarks of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore on our interactive map. Hover over, then click on a pin to learn about each of these historic locations and find links to additional stories, videos and fine art prints. You’ll also find the locations of other key points of interest in the park. Here’s a hint: zoom in really close and you’ll see hiking trails on some of the islands and on the mainland.

News from the Friends

Celebratory candles, commitment and cupcakes mark finale of 50th Anniversary festivities
On Saturday night, September 25, 2021 Friends of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore held a candlelight ceremony on a Lake Superior beach to celebrate, to honor, and to recommit ourselves …
Wisconsin Governor issues proclamation celebrating Apostle Islands National Lakeshore and its positive impact
Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers issued a proclamation in honor of the park's first half century in existence and its positive impact on the state and its people as it begins …
Watch now: Sense of Adventure: Inspire!
In our new installment of our “Sense of Adventure” series, part of our 50th anniversary summer celebration, we will look at the many ways these islands and this lake inspire …
Lakeshore Logbook – Warren Bielenberg
One of the first park employees shares his memories of the early days of the National Lakeshore. Days filled with accomplishments and opportunities.
Ribbon cutting celebrates Wisconsin Lake Superior Scenic Byway’s national designation
The adventure and beauty of a visit to the Apostle Islands begins even before you set foot in the National Lakeshore.
Lakeshore Logbook – Heidi Van Dunk
Heidi Van Dunk started as a volunteer and wore many hats in the years that followed.
Luminaires on the Lake: Apostle Islands Anniversary Commemoration set for Saturday, September 25th
You're invited to a candlelight commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, to wrap up the year-long celebration.
New research published: Apostle Islands play key role in regional spread of American marten populations
Researchers used DNA from hair samples to estimate how many animals are in the park and where their relatives live. They published the results of that work this summer.
Park visitors praise Stockton Island amphitheater and ongoing accessibility initiatives
With tears in her eyes she expressed her gratitude for the amphitheater…
Kids paint their passion for the Apostle Islands as stewardship flags fly high at Bayfield Art Fair
Artists as young as a-year-and-a-half up to adults painted more than 100 flags showing their love for the Apostle Islands.
Lakeshore Logbook – Jim Stowell
Jim Stowell says knowing his programs connect with park visitors fills him with pride. So do the lasting relationships he built on Raspberry Island.
Experience youth stewardship art and make your own on Saturday
Come peruse the creative expression of local youth from this summer, and/or, join us in creating a visual representation and message about why you love the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore …

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