Superior Adventures

Superior Adventures

Get out and explore this summer with our outdoor adventure series!

 Register for one of our upcoming adventures HERE

Upcoming Adventures

Adventure Open For Registration Date Time

Washburn Bike Day- Bike around town , play fun games on bikes, work on  your biking skills. Participants will need to provide their own bike and helmet.


Monday, July 19th

9:00 am- 2:00 pm

Tall Ship Sailing on Lake Superior- A sunset sail aboard the tall ship Abbey Road, a 52-foot schooner. Limited to 10 participants.

No (Full)

Wednesday, July 14th


Canoeing The Bark Bay Slough


Tuesday, July 13th

9:00 am- 1:00 pm

Hiking at Copper Falls State Park- Join  us for a  fun day of hiking  the State Park trails, a picnic, and a walk up the fire tower.


Thursday, June 24th

9 am- 2 pm

Bois Brule River Paddling Trip- Stones Bridge to Winneboujou Landing


Wednesday, June 16th


Sea Kayaking- Washburn Coal Dock-Houghton Point  (Full)

No (Full)

Tuesday, June 15th


Hiking at St. Peter’s Dome


Thursday, June 10th


Canoeing The Bark Bay Slough


Tuesday, June 8th


Superior Adventures is excited to start programming in June. With a focus on physical distancing and safety our activities will take place outside and focus on canoeing, sea kayaking, hiking and biking. Superior Adventures is led by seasoned professional outdoor educators that utilize place based hands-on experiences to teach a wide variety of skills in a safe and structured environment.  This learning takes place while exploring unique areas our community has to offer. Superior Adventures targets youth in 6th-9th grade., unless indicated, there is no cost to participate.    If you have any questions about this program, please do not hesitate to call Ian Meeker, Bayfield County’s Youth Development Educator with the University of Wisconsin Extension at 715-373-3289 or

Because of COVID-19 limited transportation may be provided to starting locations. All activities are subject to cancellation

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Get outside and explore this summer with Superior Adventures. Explore fun and exciting adventures unique to Bayfield County and Northern Wisconsin.

Canoe local lakes and rivers, kayak and sail on Lake Superior and start to navigate the hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails.

Trips are open you area youth entering Grades 5-9.

Younger youth may be considered but need approval prior to registration.

 Canoeing outline of canoe being carried


Pickleball racket and ball


Hiking icon sign


Icon rock climber with rope

Rock Climbing

These activities are free.  

 Limited transportation will be provided from the Superior Adventures HQ to the site of the activity and back.

To register go to follow the links provided

Spots will be filled on a first-come first-serve basis.

For more information contact

Ian Meeker— 715-373-3289



Ian Meeker
4-H & Youth Development Educator
County Administration Bldg
117 E. 5th Street
Washburn, WI 54891-9464
Phone: 715-373-3289  711 for Wisconsin Relay (TDD)


UW-Extension Youth Program Leader
County Administration Bldg
117 E. 5th Street
Washburn, WI 54891
Phone: 715-373-6104
711 for Wisconsin Relay (TDD)

“An EEO/AA employer, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Division of Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX and ADA requirements. Please make requests for reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to educational programs as early as possible preceding the scheduled program, service or activity.”

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