Boat Taxi – Island Camping

Sand Camping

Sand Island Camp Site #6 

Island Camping Boat Taxi

Have you ever imagined having an entire island to yourself!? Do you want to camp on an island in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore? We provide round-trip water-taxi service to any Apostle Island you want to visit. We will pick you up in Bayfield or Madeline Island and transport you and your gear to the island of your choice. Then, a few days later we will pick you up! Click here for more information about camping in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.

Camping in the Apostle Islands require reservations that can only be booked up to 30 days from your desired trip date. Make your camping reservations through the park services online here.


For inquiries or reservations email [email protected]

*Please mention if you would like to bring additional gear such as paddle boards or kayaks when inquiring; extra fees apply: $60 hardshell kayak; $40 inflatable kayak; $20 inflatable SUP.

Prices listed below include round-trip boat taxi, both island drop off and pick up.

Destination Price Per Taxi for 1-3 people Price Per Taxi for 4-6 people
Basswood Island $180 $220
Oak Island $280 $350
Manitou Island $320 $400
Raspberry Island $340 $420
Stockton Island: Quarry Bay $340 $420
Otter Island $350 $430
Stockton Island  Presque Isle $380 $440
Michigan Island $440 $520
Sand Island – East Bay Dock $460 $520
South Twin Island $460 $550
Rocky Island $460 $550
Cat Island $460 $560
Devils Island $540 $620
Outer Island $600 $700