Madeline Island is the largest island of the Apostle Islands, located in Lake Superior in Wisconsin. Forget the clock – you’re on island time! Stroll the sandy beaches and relax to the rhythm of waves rolling in. Watch and feel the breezes blowing through the towering pines. Immerse yourself in history. Savor beautifully prepared local fare, served up with a side of lakeshore views. Shop the galleries and cultivate your artistic spirit. Hike, bike, kayak, swim, canoe, golf, nap, read, shop, and dine. It’s all here for you on beautiful Madeline Island! Come over!



We are proud to be among a select group of Wisconsin destinations that have received the coveted Discover Wisconsin Choice Destination Award for 2015

1. Wisconsin’s hidden gem in the 22 Apostle Islands 2. Miles of sandy Beaches, Hiking and Biking. 3. Cottages & Camping on the shores of Lake Superior 4. Exploring by kayak, canoe, sailboat or fishing boat 5. Robert Trent Jones Sr. designed Golf Course 6. Voted one of the Coolest Small Towns in the US 7. Unique local shopping 8. Fine dining & cocktails 9. History 10. Arts

[PHOTO CREDIT: Photos in homepage slideshow courtesy of Madeline Island School of the Arts unless otherwise indicated.]
Lake Superior Magazine’s annual “Best of the Lake Voting”  for the 2017 awards is over. Winners will be announced in the August/Sept Issue in Lake Superior Magazine. Madeline Island is among many of the Best of the Lake. For a complete list of winners follow link to website.

pdf-downloadDownload Island Events Calendar – January 2018 

pdf-downloadOjibwe & English Signs on Madeline Island