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Bayfield is one of USA Today’s Best Coastal Small Towns, Wisconsin’s Smallest City, the Berry Capital of the State, and the Gateway to the Apostle Islands. The list goes on from there. Bayfield holds many distinctions, but underneath all the titles and accolades it is also simply and strikingly beautiful. A small city on the shores of the Big Lake. Plan your adventure and see what Bayfield and the Apostle Islands has in store for you.

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in every season

Boating & Sailing

Lake Superior provides a vast playground for sailors and you could be one of them! You are truly the…

Concerts By The Lake

Bayfield’s Concerts by the Lake take place every Tuesday and Thursday, starting on June 21…

Fall Color Report

Take a drive up Highway 13 which is now a National Scenic Byway to view changing of the seasons!


Pick any season and Bayfield offers a unforgettable, can’t-miss festival or event to celebrate…


Wandering in winter in Bayfield can be as easy as throwing on a pair of snowshoes and heading to one…

Mainland Sea Caves

The mainland sea caves of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, which are the same caves that…


The Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is home to the largest and most complete collection of…