Lake Superior Boat Launch in Town of Clover

  • You may purchase your parking pass here (a convenience fee has been added). Print this receipt and leave it on the dash of your car. Annual passes will be mailed to you. If you prefer, print this and mail it to the Treasurer with your check for $40.00 to: Iva Morelli, Treasurer, Town of Clover, 87310 Old School Road,, Herbster, WI 54844.
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18290 Bark Point Road -- Herbster, WI 54844


Located five miles from Herbster, WI on Bark Point Road, the Town of Clover boat launch provides access to Lake Superior for sport fishing and pleasure craft. Commercial use of this
facility is strictly prohibited.

Bark Bay is known for its great sailing and fishing. Beyond Bark Bay are public beaches in Herbster and to the east in Cornucopia and the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore gateway at Meyers Beach.

The Town of Clover boat launch is a day-use facility only. Watercraft may not be left unattended at the boat launch pier and may not be moored overnight. Use of the boat launch
requires the purchase of a parking permit (see below). Overnight parking is not permitted.

Season permits are available at a very reasonable cost. See Permits and Licenses tab for a printable registration form and more information on an Annual Bark Bay Landing and Parking Permit. Or for a daily permit, pay right at the launch.

$5.00 per day or $40.00 per year.


  • First-Class Boat Launch
  • Easy Access
  • Convenient Parking
  • Located on Bark Bay
  • Only 5 miles from Herbster