The brisk fresh water of Lake Superior laps the sandy beaches along the byway. On a hot summer day, nothing is as refreshing as a dip in Lake Superior!
City of Washburn Thompson's West End Park - Sand beach, playground, artesian well, boat launch, fishing piers, camping Lakeshore Hiking Trail - Sand beaches along length of trail between Thompson's West End Park and Memorial Park Memorial Park - Rocky beach
City of Bayfield - Sand beaches, accessed at Washington Avenue and at Broad Street
Town of Bayfield - Meyers Beach, Apostle Islands National Lakeshore - Sand beach, kayak access point to sea caves, bluff hiking trail, accessed at Meyers Road (fee to park)