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The Runway is open for daytime operations! Runway Striping delayed.
Airport Manager: Paul Wilharm

    Town of LaPointe, PO Box 270, LaPointe, WI  54850
    Text or Call 612-685-0445, email: Airport@townoflapointewi.gov
    Airport Fees    
Airport Overview

Tie Down Fees:  Single $10/night, Twin $20/night, Yearly Permits available
        $210/year for single engine, $315/yr for twins.

 
Yearly Car Parking Permits available from Town of LaPointe  (for your island car!) 
        $100 for Seasonal: 6 months 5/01/ - 10/31/        $150/year   5/01/ -4/30/

Hangar Leases are through the Town of LaPointe.  There are no public hangars. 

Ground Transportation:  There is no taxi service on the island.  It is a 1.5 mile walk from the airport to town. 
    If you are staying overnight, your accommodations should be able to help you with transportation.
    Courtesy Bikes are Tuned-Up and Ready!!
    If you are looking for other island transportation please try:
        Motion to Go - Bike & Moped Rental - 715-747-6585  - www.Motion-to-Go.com 
        Open the weekend before Memorial Day to the 3rd Saturday in October!
        Super Macks - Leslie Mack - Island Information Resource  Call or Text 612-269-8752. 
        AOPA Airport Support Network Volunteer
        Turo.com  2 vehicles are available on the island Link to Turo


Closest Airline Service: Ironwood, Michigan (KIWD) daily flights to Chicago & Minneapolis
        Duluth, Minnesota (KDLH)    www.FlyFromIronwood.com  2018 Schedule


Mechanic & Breakdown Assistance:  Brennan Hawkins, AP & IA, has mobile service that comes to
         Madeline Island from Superior, WI.  Contact him at (218) 370-1239 or 100OctaneAviation@gmail.com

Great Links:     Town of LaPointe         Chamber of Commerce        Madeline Island Ferry Lines