SURVEY SUPERIOR SHORELINES AT ONE OF 3 PARKS ON MADELINE ISLAND!
Open year ’round Big Bay State Park features over 7 miles of pristine hiking trails with dramatic views of sandstone cliffs and rock formations. Picnic sites are located near beach and trails. Snowshoe and ski trails offer winter fun. Environmental programs and junior ranger kits available. Handicap accessible. Big Bay Beach listed as one of America’s “Top Secret Beaches” by Budget Travel Magazine in 2011.
Sixty campsites provide opportunity to sleep under the Milky Way stretched overhead (Restroom, shower facilities and firewood available). Reservations can be made by calling 888.947.2757. Hourly pass, 3-hour pass, or State Park Sticker required.
Velvet sands tempt your toes, and no doubt Big Bay Beach at Town Park is the perfect spot to lull away the day on a hot summer afternoon. Hike the boardwalk, or canoe or kayak the inland lagoon. Fish the lake or lagoon – permit required. Picturesque views at every turn.
Campground features 36-tent site campground with four electric sites. Please note a reservations system will be implemented in 2012. Rustic toilet facilities – no showers. Firewood available.Joni’s Beach
Just 2 blocks from the ferry landing, Joni’s beach includes a sheltered picnic area and gentle playground designed with younger children in mind. Public Restrooms on-site.