Red Cliff Caves

Come explore these majestic red sandstone towers with us.

Single Kayak
$55
Tandem Kayaks
$100

Apostle Islands Kayak Tour

The caves North of Red Cliff are in the Chequamegon layer and the mesmerizing red sandstone that towers so majestically along their shoreline are the feature for which the red cliff band of Ojibwe received their namesake. There are several caves that you can get kayaks into and there are some very well preserved shipwrecks in shallow water along the way.  The shipwreck Fedora is in such shallow water you can reach out and touch it from your kayak. This paddle also has some very tall sandstone cliffs and one beautiful sea arch that is as intricate and massive as any sea arch in the Apostle Islands.

The Red cliff caves tour stays close to shore and allows us to offer single kayaks and tandem kayaks, it’s your choice. These cliffs are just as tall as Meyers Beach and the caves are nearly as good, but we hardly ever see anyone else at these caves. We traverse every nook and cranny and give you all the time you want to explore the caves, take photos, and bask in the brilliance of their beauty.


Red Cliff Caves

Must be greater than 25 lbs. and less than 300 lbs., and less than 7′ with a hip width less than 30″ to properly fit in the gear for this tour.*

  • Four sea caves
  • One sea arch (photo for the tour on our website).
  • Shipwreck, 300 ft. long, 100 years old, in 2 ft. of water.
  • This is our easiest sea cave kayaking tour and great for kids.

Sea Caves

Sea Caves can be found at the following locations and are listed from most impressive to least: Devil’s Island, Sand Island, Meyers Beach, Red Cliff, Stockton Island, Outer Island, Ironwood Island, Cat Island, Bear Island, Romans Point, and Madeline Island. You can expect crowds of paddlers and motor boats at Meyers Beach and Madeline Island, the other sea cave locations you will have mostly to yourself. You need waves of one and a half or less to enter the sea caves.


Cancellation & Refund Policy

If you cancel your booking more than 48 hours ahead of your scheduled tour, you will receive a full refund. Cancellations made within 48 hours of the scheduled tour will receive a 50% refund. No shows will not be refunded for their trip.
If we have to cancel your tour due to weather-related conditions, you are given three options:
  • A 100% refund of your booking.
  • Reschedule your trip for another day.
  • Apply your payment towards an alternative tour, or a gift card for redemption on a future date and time.
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Red Cliff Caves

Come explore these majestic red sandstone towers with us.

This tour departs from the beach at Legendary Waters Resort.

Single Kayak
$55
Tandem Kayaks
$100

Apostle Islands Kayak Tour

The caves North of Red Cliff are in the Chequamegon layer and the mesmerizing red sandstone that towers so majestically along their shoreline are the feature for which the red cliff band of Ojibwe received their namesake. There are several caves that you can get kayaks into and there are some very well preserved shipwrecks in shallow water along the way.  The shipwreck Fedora is in such shallow water you can reach out and touch it from your kayak. This paddle also has some very tall sandstone cliffs and one beautiful sea arch that is as intricate and massive as any sea arch in the Apostle Islands.

The Red cliff caves tour stays close to shore and allows us to offer single kayaks and tandem kayaks, it’s your choice. These cliffs are just as tall as Meyers Beach and the caves are nearly as good, but we hardly ever see anyone else at these caves. We traverse every nook and cranny and give you all the time you want to explore the caves, take photos, and bask in the brilliance of their beauty.


Red Cliff Caves

Must be greater than 25 lbs. and less than 300 lbs., and less than 7′ with a hip width less than 30″ to properly fit in the gear for this tour.*

  • Four sea caves
  • One sea arch (photo for the tour on our website).
  • Shipwreck, 300 ft. long, 100 years old, in 2 ft. of water.
  • This is our easiest sea cave kayaking tour and great for kids.

Sea Caves

Sea Caves can be found at the following locations and are listed from most impressive to least: Devil’s Island, Sand Island, Meyers Beach, Red Cliff, Stockton Island, Outer Island, Ironwood Island, Cat Island, Bear Island, Romans Point, and Madeline Island. You can expect crowds of paddlers and motor boats at Meyers Beach and Madeline Island, the other sea cave locations you will have mostly to yourself. You need waves of one and a half or less to enter the sea caves.


Cancellation & Refund Policy

If you cancel your booking more than 48 hours ahead of your scheduled tour, you will receive a full refund. Cancellations made within 48 hours of the scheduled tour will receive a 50% refund. No shows will not be refunded for their trip.
If we have to cancel your tour due to weather-related conditions, you are given three options:
  • A 100% refund of your booking.
  • Reschedule your trip for another day.
  • Apply your payment towards an alternative tour, or a gift card for redemption on a future date and time.
Rustic Makwa Den
Phone 715-209-3216 Travis - Owner
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37600 Onigamiing Dr.
Bayfield, WI 54814