North End Trails

Three access points:

1. Burroughs Trailhead (parking lot on north side of North Shore Road)

2. Sowl Trailhead (just south of 3610 North Shore Road on south side of NS Road)

3. School House Road Trailhead (between Kron Dahlin Ln and Chippewa Trl)

Capser, Nucy Meech, & Fisherman's Loop Trails

Park at Capser Trail parking lot off Middle Road.  Access Capser/Nucy Meech/Fisherman's Loop Trails from the parking lot


Located 6 miles northeast of downtown La Pointe, on Big Bay Road.  Big Bay Town park and State park are located at each side of Big Bay and are joined together by a boardwalk system.


On the eastern side of Madeline Island, the largest of the Apostle Islands archipelago, Big Bay State Park features picturesque sandstone bluffs along 4 miles of Lake Superior shoreline. The park also has a 1-mile boardwalk, and many hiking trails.