Big Bay State Park is on Madeline Island, the largest of Lake Superior's 22 Apostle Islands. The 2,350-acre park has a 1.5-mile beach; campground with drinking water, showers and toilets; an indoor camp for nonprofit groups; an outdoor group camp; picnic areas; and more than seven miles of hiking and nature trails with incredible views of Lake Superior. Bayfield and Madeline Island also offer bus tours, golfing, art galleries, marinas and the old La Pointe Indian Burial Grounds - Ojibway (Chippewa) Indians were the original inhabitants of the area.