La Pointe is located on Madeline Island, one of the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior. Visitors can travel to the island by way of a ferry boat from Bayfield, Wisconsin or the island airport. The Madeline Island Ferry crosses the bay on a 3-mile trip to Madeline Island. The Island is home to Big Bay State Park and the magnificent 2-mile Big Bay Beach, The Madeline Island Museum, a Robert Trent Jones Sr. designed golf course, fine dining, galleries, and shops.
Chequamegon Chef's Exhibition
The Chequamegon Chef's Exhibition is a taste of the Chequamegon Bay's best local and regional chefs and restaurants. This year is the 26th anniversary of this...
Apostle Islands Inline Skate Marathon
If gliding along smooth pavement through scenic woodlands offering breathtaking views of Lake Superior sounds like your idea of skating heaven, the Apostle...
Madeline Island Museum
Madeline Island, historically the spiritual home of the Ojibwe people, became an important fur-trading center for the French in the 17th century. Over the next...
La Pointe Center Art Guild & Gallery
Showcasing local and regional artists in a variety of medium. Sculpture, painting, theater, photography, jewelry design, music, fiber arts, and other creative...
Apostle Islands Kayaks
Safe kayaks for all ages. Located across the street from Joni's Beach. Kayak from beach, Town Park or Big Bay State Park. Rentals and instructions....
Relaxing Northwoods setting located 1 1/2 miles west of downtown. Locals refer to this establishment as a place to visit on the Island, if it is open, but it...
The Pub Restaurant & Wine Bar
Premier lakeside dining featuring regional Lake Superior trout and whitefish, seafodd, steaks and stone hearth pizzas. Casual poolside bar and beachfront patio...
Tom's Burned Down Cafe
Unique - really unique - Island bar/café featuring live music and art gallery. Everyone welcome!
4th of July in Wisconsin
Things to Do
Wisconsin knows how to rock summer and our nation’s birthday calls for blow-out celebrations. So put on your red, white and blue and check out some of these...
Hiking Across Wisconsin: Top 5 State Parks
State Parks & Forests
Each of Wisconsin's state parks has its own personality with a variety of features and exploration opportunities. Check out our top five parks for hiking!