Want to travel but feeling hesitant?

Bayfield is the perfect place to nest in the woods with family this summer.

The area has amazing local trails, vast miles of beaches, and delicious restaurants with takeout. There are so many things to do in Bayfield.

Perhaps more importantly…

You can also find a cabin tucked away in the woods far away from people and stress. A little fresh air, a warm cup of coffee, and some quiet make for the perfect getaway.

Bayfield Wisconsin cabin sitting in a field of grass in the warmth of the sun with the following quote written overtop, "A cabin far away from people and stress. A little fresh air, a warm cup of coffee, and some quiet. This is what I want."

7 Ways To Enjoy Safer Summer Travel in Bayfield, Wisconsin

Below are seven things to consider when trying to decide where you want to book your summer family vacation.

1. Enjoy a private cabin in the woods that is professionally cleaned and only minutes from downtown.

This Wisconsin cottage sits in over 70-acres of beautiful Boreal Forest and yet it is still only minutes north of downtown Bayfield. The cabin is professionally cleaned between guests to help ensure peace of mind while you’re traveling.

2. Explore Bayfield by fork with amazing takeout.

If spending time in the kitchen is not your thing, no worries! Local cuisine is available for takeout and pizza is always a delivery option, too. Check out the curbside pickup menu for Maggie’s on Facebook here! Good Thyme is also re-opening. The city has many delicious foodie options.

3. Slow down and connect while making dinner together at the cottage.

Eating out while on vacation is great, but real memories are made when you prepare a meal together with family. The cottage’s full kitchen has everything you need to playful prep dinner with a relaxing drink in hand.

4. Enjoy dinner, games, or even sneak in an afternoon nap on the cathedral-ceiling screened porch.

The cathedral-ceiling screened porch is the perfect place to connect with the people you love. Whether you make dinner at the cottage or order out, you can enjoy the evening together here.

There’s plenty of room for not only dinner but games and drinks if you’re looking to stay in.

Family table on screened porch in an Apostle Islands cabin rental in Bayfield Wisconsin

The screened porch is the perfect escape at any hour of the day.

Enjoy the quiet of the woods while you sip hot coffee in the morning or listen to the birds as you drift off into an afternoon nap on the porch daybed.

After all, when you’re in Bayfield, you’ll be “on lake time.”

5. Explore privately maintained trails covering 70-acres of beautiful Boreal forest.

During your stay, step outside the cabin door to explore privately maintained trails covering over 70-acres of beautiful Boreal forest within the Brickyard Creek community.

6. Enjoy the lake on your terms.

The area has miles of public beaches allowing you the opportunity to find a quiet spot for your family to enjoy Lake Superior.

If you’re looking for an adventure closer to the cottage, follow the wooded trail creekside, and you’re a short 10-minute stroll from the private Brickyard Creek Community beach.

Enjoy the lakeside fire pit and covered picnic area by Roy’s Point Marina as you look out at the Apostle Islands.

7. Find a plethora of outdoor adventures you can enjoy with social distancing.

If your heart craves more adventure, Bayfield county is full of outdoor opportunities.

Click here to read seven safe summer adventures to enjoy with social distancing while visiting Bayfield, Wisconsin.

Kayaking in Bayfield Wisconsin

Book Your Escape Now

Learn more about this family cottage for five here. Summer dates book fast, so grab your reservation today.