Experience & Explore Bayfield, WI Attractions

Bayfield Wisconsin overflows with attractions and activities year-round! Experience adventure on Lake Superior by sea kayaking, sailing, charter fishing, catching an Apostle Islands Cruise, taking the Madeline Island Ferry, or hiking out to the ice caves! Explore Bayfield and the surrounding areas. Visit the many orchards, artisan galleries, quaint shops, and bookstores. Take in a show with the Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua. Work up an appetite after shopping downtown and sample the local fare. Bayfield serves a diverse palette with various bakeries, cafés, restaurants, pubs, bistros, and candy shops.

When it is time to rest, curl up on your private balcony or garden terrace with a warm cup of coffee and enjoy the outstanding landscaping, beautiful floral gardens, take in the view of the Apostle Islands and inhale the essence of Lake Superior.

Here are some of our favorite Bayfield Area Attractions, Entertainment, Travel guides, and more!

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Cruises & Fishing Charters & Guide Service
Apostle Island Cruise Service 800-323-7619
Blackhawk Charters 800-779-3257
Big Top Chautauqua 888-244-8368
Stage North 715-373-1194
Sail Boat Charters
Animaashi Sailing Company 888-272-4548
Viking Charters LLP 507-236-4415
ZaBreeNa – Sailing 651-336-7357
Catchun-Sun Charter 888-724-5494
Manitou Classic Sailing Charters 612-850-2981
Sailboats, Inc. 800-826-7010
Superior Charters & Yacht Sales 715-779-5124
Dreamcatcher Sailing Charters 715-779-5561
Northern Breezes 763-542-9707
Golf Courses
Apostle Highlands Golf Course 715-779-5960
Madeline Island Golf Club 715-747-3212
Living Adventures, Inc. 866-779-9503
Trek & Trail 800-354-8735
Wilderness Inquiry 612-676-9400
Apostle Islands Kayaks 715-747-3636
Museums/History Tours
Bayfield Heritage Museum 715-779-5958
Bayfield Maritime Museum 715-779-9919
Madeline Island Historical Museum 715-747-2415
Washburn Cultural Center 715-373-5591
Madeline Island Bus Tours
Bayfield Ghost & History Walks 715-779-7006
Galleries & Art
Austin Miller Studio 715-779-5336
Bayfield Artist Guild 715-779-5781
Eckels Pottery & Fine Art Gallery 866-779-5617
Kerr Studio & Gallery 888-779-5790
Woods Hall Craft Shop 715-747-3943
Bates Art Barn 715-779-5356
Oulu Glass 888-OULU-WOW
Joan’s Gallery-Studio 715-779-3967
Mad Island Weaver 715-779-9514
Stones Throw 715-779-5200
Apostle Island Marina 715-779-5661
Pike’s Bay Marina 877-841-3900
Port Superior Marina 715-779-5360
Roys Point Marina 866-293-6025
Orchards/Fruit & Flower Farms
Apple Hill Orchard 715-779-5425
Bayfield Apple Co. 800-363-4526
Blue Vista Farm 715-779-5400
Good Earth Gardens 715-779-5564
Hauser’s Superior View Farm 715-779-5404
Silver Sage Farm & Flowers 715-774-3572
Highland Valley Farm 715-779-5446
Hillcrest Orchard 715-779-5756
Homestead Gardens 715-373-2770
Erickson Orchard & Country Store 715-779-5438
Rabideaux’s Bayfield Fruit Co. 715-779-5509
Sunset Valley Orchard & The Apple Branch 715-779-5510
Weber Orchard 715-779-5021
Professional Services
Stonehouse Photography 715-779-5833
Gregg Thompson Photography 866-656-5919
Riverstone Photography 715-779-9504
Elite Limosine 715-779-5560
Ps 139 Photography/Jen Jensen 715-681-1209
Emily Ann Day-of-Wedding Coordinator 219-983-2532
Massage/Spa/Healing Arts
Integrative Therapeutic Massage 715-779-0104
Enso Wellness Center & Day Spa 505-490-2737
Superior Body & Massage 715-209-0428
Still Waters Healing Arts 715-779-3948
Movement Matters 715-209-2305
Restaurants/Bars/Bakeries/Specialty Food
Pier Plaza 715-779-3330
Lotta’s Lakeside Café 715-747-2033
Gruenke’s First Street Inn 715-779-5480
Good Thyme Restaurant & Catering 715-373-5255
Maggies 715-779-5641
Portside Bar & Restaurant 715-779-5380
Morty’s Pub 715-779-3996
Coco Artisan Breads & Pastries 715-373-2253
The Candy Shoppe 715-779-3668
Ethel’s at 250 715-779-0293
Dalou’s Bistro 715-373-1125
The Pub on Madeline Island 800-822-6315
Racheli’s at the Twin Silos Restaurant 715-373-5008
The Village Inn 715-742-3941
Sweet Sailing 715-779-3682
Sgt. Pepperoni’s 715-779-0153
Wild by Nature Market & Cafe 715-779-5075
Wild Rice Restaurant 715-779-9881
Big Water Cafe and Coffee Roasters 715-779-9619
Old Rittenhouse Inn 800-779-2129
Gourmet Garage 715-779-5365
Retail Shops
Bayfield Books/What Goes ‘Round 715-779-5223
Winfield’s Emporium 715-779-0262
Roxanne’s Gifts 715-779-3288
Bayfield Winery Ltd 715-779-5404
Up North 715-779-3799
Keeper of the Light 715-779-5619
Apostle Islands Booksellers 715-209-1667
Brownstone Centre 715-779-5571
Orchards Edge Quilting 715-779-9822
The Shirt Factory 715-779-3799
Wolfsong Wear 715-779-5561
Joanne’s Scandinavian 715-779-5772
Encore 715-779-3455
Dog Sledding
Wolfsong Adventures in Mushing 715-779-5561
Legendary Waters Casino 800-226-8478
Bad River Casino 715-682-7121
Visitor Centers
Bayfield Chamber of Commerce 715-779-3335
Madeline Island Chamber of Commerce 888-475-3386
Ashland Chamber of Commerce 800-284-9484
Washburn Chamber of Commerce 800-253-4495
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Visitor Center 715-779-3397
Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center 715-685-9983
Travel Guides Department of Tourism
Explore Wisconsin
Ashland & Bayfield County
Wisconsin Innkeepers Association
Mt. Ashwabay Recreation Area 715-779-3227
Apostle Islands Cruise Service 800-323-7619
Bayfield Area Recreation Center 715-779-5408
Bayfield Bike Route 715-779-3132
Madeline Island Ferry Line 715-747-2051