barker's island

Check Out Photos Of The Restored Barker's Island Beach
Superior Mayor Jim Paine announced on Facebook this week that the Barker's Island Beach Restoration Project has been completed. The goal of the project was to reduce levels of e. coli bacteria. They did this by utilizing  the wetland areas, managing runoff, and deterring wildlife. The...
Ice Fest Slide Announced
Among the multitude of family activities as the 2017 Lake Superior Ice Festival is a 18-foot wide, 250-foot long slide that will be open through the weekend's schedule of events.
Superior Ice Wall Collapses
The $30,000 winter attraction being fashioned by ice and technology by engineer Roger Hanson on Barker's Island has faced plenty of obstacles this winter, but the latest happening is likely the end of this year's project.
Watercross Photos + Videos
The first Superior Watercross Shootout is in the books, and spectators and race drivers are equally excited about the first-time Twin Ports event. Beautiful weather and lots of high-speed action brought crowds to the shore of Barker's Island as over 100 competitors hit the water in drag and ova…
Not Again!
Crews in Superior recently finished repairing the culvert at Barker's Island from the flooding caused by the storms one year ago, almost to the date, but the 2-4 inches of rain that Superior got overnight was enough to cause serious damage for the second year in a row.