Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Coupons & Discounts
The Answerz The who, what, where and how can I save money?
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Coupons & Discounts offers you many ways to save money on your Apostle Island trip.
Where is the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore and What are the Apostle Island Like?
Address: 415 Washington Avenue, Bayfield, Wisconsin 54814. Phone: 715-779-3397
The Lakeshore covers 63, 372 acres and has about 200,000 visitors a year. It was established on September 26, 1970. It is open every day of the year. Bayfield, Wisconsin is right by the Apostle Islands.
The Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is in the Great Lakes region of the United States and includes 21 islands and 12
miles of mainland off Lake Superior. It is known for its beautiful cliff formations, sea caves, sandscapes and beaches. It is one of the most wild and lovely areas of this region.
There are 800 species of plants in the Lakeshore region including many on Wisconsin’s endangered or threatened list. Common animals are white-tailed deer, black bear, red fox, coyote, otters and beaver.
Eight historic lighthouses are listed in this area. Devils, Michigan, Raspberry and Sand Island lighthouses can be toured. Some of the lighthouses are still in use. Tours are offered from mid-June through September by request from 9 am to 4:30 pm.
Visitors are encouraged to bring their own boat or kayak to explore. However, the Apostle Island Cruise service also offers cruises and shuttles.
Activities at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore include boating, lighthouse tours, scuba diving, hiking, fishing, hunting and camping.
Where Can I Find Coupons & Discounts for Apostles Islands National Lakeshore?
Entrance into the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is FREE. However, there is a fee for some interpretive programs.
There is a fee for parking in some areas. You can purchase a yearly parking pass for some savings.
Interpretive programs offer a Family fee. This is a savings for families of three or more.
Camping is a great way to save money. Camping at the Lakeshore starts at $10.
Hiking is a FREE activity. Apostle Islands National Lakeshore offers many trails, most of which are on the islands. These often lead to quarries, old farm sites, historic logging camps, beaches and scenic overlooks. Besides the trails, visitors can use the beaches, such as Little Sand Bay, Meyers Beach and more for walking and exploring.
Permits are required for scuba diving and are FREE.
The park allows reasonable amounts of fruits, berries and nuts to be gathered for personal use for FREE.
If you are staying at a hotel or Bed and Breakfast, cheaper rates are often found between October and mid-June during the “off” season.
During the “in” season, from mid-June to October, cheaper rates for lodging can often be found during the weekdays.
The bayfield.org website offers coupons and discounts on items throughout the year. These include golfing, kayaking, shopping, lodging and dining. Coupons change regularly throughout 2012.
Big Water Coffee offers a free cup of coffee with the purchase of a bag of freshly roasted coffee beans. No coupon needed.
Sailboats Inc. offers sailing specials during certain times of the year. Check out their website for current pricing.
Valpak online and through the local mail will have coupons for the area.
Local ads and newspapers will offer coupons throughout the year.
Some scenes from the Sea Caves at Devil's Island in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. The Apostle Islands is located in Wisconsin.
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