Madeline Island

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.

Explore Madeline Island

Bayfield Winter Festival 3/01/2019 - 3/03/2019 Bayfield - 2.43 miles away
Mt. Ashwabay Summit Nordic Ski Race 2/02/2019 Bayfield - 4.95 miles away
Mt. Ashwabay King & Queen of the Mountain 2/25/2018 Bayfield - 4.95 miles away
Red Cliff Winter Pow Wow 1/26/2019 - 1/27/2019 Red Cliff - 5.26 miles away
Bike Across the Bay 2/17/2019 Washburn - 9.03 miles away
Apostle Islands Sled Dog Race 2/02/2019 - 2/03/2019 Bayfield - 10.98 miles away
Book Across the Bay 2/16/2019 Washburn - 13.62 miles away
Book Across the Bay 2/16/2019 Ashland - 15.63 miles away

Average Weather

From soaking up the summer sun to hitting the trails after a fresh snowfall, Wisconsin has no shortage of activities for every season. Here's an idea of what the weather in this area is like to help get your planning started!


High 79° F
Low 56° F


High 24° F
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High 56° F
Low 35° F


High 54° F
Low 31° F