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    Big Bay State Park Campground, Madeline Island

    Madeline Island, WI
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (15)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (9)
    Old Rittenhouse Inn
    426 reviews
    #1 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Bayfield
     
    BEST WESTERN The Hotel Chequamegon
    626 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Ashland
     
    AmericInn Ashland
    580 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Ashland
     
    Lucy's Place Bed and Breakfast
    27 reviews
    #10 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Bayfield
     
    Overview

    • Excellent35%
    • Very good47%
    • Average11%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible5%
    15 Jul 2016
    “Family vaca”
    13 Sep 2016
    “Beautiful but Very COLD water!!”
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    Old Rittenhouse Inn
    426 reviews
    #1 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Bayfield
     
    BEST WESTERN The Hotel Chequamegon
    626 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Ashland
     
    AmericInn Ashland
    580 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Ashland
     
    Lucy's Place Bed and Breakfast
    27 reviews
    #10 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Bayfield
     
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    Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

    We drove our Truck with Truck Camper onto the Ferry, in which we got a discount on our round trip Ferry ticket because of the size of our rig. When we reached Madeline Island, we realized the speed limit is 40 mph just outside of...More

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    Reviewed 15 July 2016

    Nice beach. Warm for swimming on big bay town park section of beach. Very nice walking Boardwalk. Nice kayak & biking Poor cell service. No weather radio at campground ! & severe weather did roll in & when asked camp host & rangers about weather...More

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    Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I made an impromptu trip to Bayfield and decided to take the fairy to Madeline Island. This State Park was nice and the views along the shoreline were beautiful. This would be a great shoreline to follow on a paddleboard or kayak.

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    Reviewed 2 September 2014

    Don't reserve site 34. We were stuck there for 5 days. Bathroom super hiway with one tree between picnic table and traffic. This site was the drainage ditch for this entire new camp ring. Honestly, it was never dry. We had to cut our routes...More

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    Reviewed 15 August 2014

    The Park is beautiful and the campsites are large, quiet and most are well shaded. Book about 6 months before going as the sites go very quickly and there are only a few walk up sites. You can check for walk up sites at the...More

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    Old Rittenhouse Inn
    426 reviews
    #1 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Bayfield
     
    BEST WESTERN The Hotel Chequamegon
    626 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Ashland
     
    AmericInn Ashland
    580 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Ashland
     
    Lucy's Place Bed and Breakfast
    27 reviews
    #10 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Bayfield
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
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    • Number of rooms
    • 60
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Wisconsin >
    • Apostle Islands
    • Also Known As
    • Big Bay State Park Campground, Madeline Island Hotel Apostle Islands
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    Traveller (15)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (9)
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    Schultzica
    Is this park on the island? I see that TripAdvisor places it in Bayfield, but Google has it located on Madeline Island.
    20 February 2016|
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    Schultzica
    Can you rent kayaks from the state park?
    15 January 2016|
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    margaret f
    We are interested in coming up to your park next summer 15 i need information about your campgrounds could you call me or email me with a number that i can call. Thank you 651-491-1378 or or work number is 651-234-1669.
    11 September 2014|
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    Room Tips
    "Reserve your campsite well in advance and bring bikes as excellent island biking."
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