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Meyers Beach Sea Caves

Bayfield, WI 54814
+1 715-779-3397
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Winter Hiking Wonderland

We headed up to the Meyers Beach area during late February for a hike along the main route atop the... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
8Zebra211
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
They Only Happen Every Nine Years Or So In The Winter!

Until a couple of years ago, these beautiful sandstone caves east of Cornucopia, Wisconsin were... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2017
williamiscruising
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Washburn, Wisconsin
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Meyers Beach sea caves are located just North of Cornucopia, Wi. There are caves at the the Northern end of Mawikwe bay and one cave at the South end of Mawikwe Bay.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“great hike” (3 reviews)
“parking fee” (3 reviews)
“moderate hike” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Bayfield, WI 54814
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

We headed up to the Meyers Beach area during late February for a hike along the main route atop the sea caves. It happened to be after a fresh snow fall, and although the majority of the reviews and descriptions I have read suggested traction...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2017

Until a couple of years ago, these beautiful sandstone caves east of Cornucopia, Wisconsin were only visible by boat or kayak during the summer. They were virtually unknown before then. But a couple of years ago the ice was thick and stable enough to allow...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2017

Not to be missed! You cannot take a bad picture. While October was cool, we were still satisfied and look forward to returning in the summer season.

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Reviewed October 13, 2017

If you are able dont miss this attraction, not the easiest to get to but well worth the effort if you do

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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We had to see the sea caves after all the media attention in 2014! The first .7 mile of trail is boardwalk—amazed at the work to build it! The “rugged” comes in as you cross the road to the caves where we found muddy conditions....More

1  Thank 262DianeV2014
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

Park in the Meyers Beach lot in Cornucopia....you pay a $5 fee. For those expecting a hike along Lake Superior, you will be disappointed. It is an interior trail, 3.6 miles (you repeat the same trail to return to parking lot), roundtrip, that can get...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2017

I have visited these sea caves several times & every experience has been great. Experiences vary somewhat depending on temperature & wind conditions. Kayaking in & out of caves in summer is amazing as is walking to these caves on the ice in winter. You...More

2  Thank MNAlice
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

This is a great place to go with a relatively small amount of effort There are some great caves to explore and go through with your kayak. Had to pay a parking fee even though we had a national park pass. Must carry your kayaks...More

1  Thank rex m
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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

You are way in the northern woods of wisconsin. It's about 30 minutes from Bayfield. Parking is not the best but if you do park in the park you have to pay a small fee. I had time to only do the 2 mile hike...More

1  Thank Mike B
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

Majestic, raw and beautiful...We used Trek and Triail to kayak with and it was amazing and exciting...afterwards we hiked the trail that is left as natural as possible with just enough maintenance and bridges and paths added to make it accessible without loosing the raw...More

2  Thank MNgirlflipflops
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Gail P
July 23, 2017|
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Response from joelwx39 | Reviewed this property |
If you launch at the park parking lot the first one is a little over a mile to the first one. We walked there on the path above. We also walked on the ice a couple of years ago.
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