A effort to increase tourism the USS Bayfield will visit Bayfield this summer. The Mayor announced this today stating a larger city dock will have to be constructed but that can be used later for the Disney Cruise ship they are planning to have visit Bayfield.
USS Bayfield (APA-33) was a Bayfield-class attack transport built for the United States Navy during World War II, the lead ship in her class. Named for Bayfield County, Wisconsin, she was the only U.S. Naval vessel to bear the name.