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Created: 01/24/2008 5:03 PM KSTP.com

Bayfield

Bayfield, Wisconsin is a four and a half-hour drive from the Twin Cities. If you'd like more information about the area, you can view Bayfield's link for visitors, and some information from the state tourism department here:

www.bayfield.org

www.travelwisconsin.com

There are many charter boat services to the Apostle Islands from Bayfield. We used Superior Charters to visit Karen Halbersleben on Michigan Island:

www.superiorcharters.com

We featured the Sea Scouts of the SSS Mendora in West St. Paul. If you'd like more information about their organization, plus general information about the Sea Scouts, a division of the Boy Scouts of America, click here:

www.seascouts.org

http://www.scouting.org/nav/enter.jsp?s=vy

www.northernstarbsa.org

We visited several spots around the Bayfield area for fun things to see and do. If you'd like more information about the Northern Great Lakes Center, click here: www.northerngreatlakescenter.org

For information about the Pinehurst Inn, click here: www.pinehurstinn.com

For information about the restaurant on Main Street called Greunke's Inn, click here: www.greunkesinn.com

For more information about the Big Top Chautauqua and their schedule of performances and ticket prices, click here: www.bigtop.org

The president of Northland College in Ashland, Wisconsin was a National Park Service volunteer at the lighthouse on Michigan Island. For more information about Northland College, click here:  www.northland.edu

For information on how to become a volunteer, you can contact the National Park Service for the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. http://www.nps.gov/apis/contacts.htm

We featured pieces of artwork and flooring made from ancient, salvaged logs.  For more information about Timeless Timber, located in Ashland, Wisconsin, click here:  http://www.timelesstimber.com/

Our "On the Road" crew stayed at the Bayfield Inn in Bayfield, Wisconsin. For more information on this and other lodging around the area, here are a couple of links:

http://www.bayfieldinn.com/

http://www.bayfield.org/lodging/index.asp

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