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Address: Duluth, MN
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Watch seagulls soaring while you stroll around this popular spot, part of...

Watch seagulls soaring while you stroll around this popular spot, part of the revived Duluth waterfront. Nearby are a sculpture garden, jazz clubs, coffee shops, motels and restaurants. If you like ships, stand on the pier and watch huge boats and ships, some from around the world, come and go daily.

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A park for all seasons!

We have visited Canal Park many times, usually in the warmer months. We just took a day trip here and even though it was cold, icy & snowy, it was an enjoyable walk around the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Doreen M
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Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, United States
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Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have visited Canal Park many times, usually in the warmer months. We just took a day trip here and even though it was cold, icy & snowy, it was an enjoyable walk around the park. Many great things in the area, along with shopping & restaurants. Great photo opportunities as well!

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Duluth, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Canal Park has a little bit of everything for everybody. We loved the tourist shops, restaurants, and being on both the bay and lake. We enjoyed watching the huge ships going under the lift bridge while also enjoying the smaller fishing charters going out fishing. The lighthouse is a great photo opportunity and provides an incredible view of Duluth.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There's a lot of food options but they're some of the most expensive inDuluth. A dinner for two at Grandmas will cost over $75 with drinks and tip.The views are great and there's a few shops and attractions. If you like antiques make sure to hit Father Time!!!

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Sydney Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Canal Park encompasses the Lakewalk, Aerial Lift Bridge, Maritime Museum, Food Spots , Lake Superior & a large selection of shops and restaurants and Hotels all in a short strolling distance ! Some good history boards with stories of Lake shipping makes for interesting reading ! All in all , a good spot with free parking available as well, a... More 

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South Louisiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've never seen a bridge like this or ships like these. The park itself is quite nice along shore of Lake Superior. There is a food truck with snacks and lots of people were picnicking on the grounds. Iron ore ships, which are unbelievably long, ply these waters and were fascinating to watch as they passed under the the Aerial... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Canal Park is a year round destination, the summer is a no brainer as a fun place to visit but the winter viewing is second to none. On cold days the Lake Superior steam is so the cold, water looks as if it's boiling. Check it out, dress warm and bring a camera.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A cute park close to Lake Superior. There are lots of uniques shops and restaurants nearby This is a good spot to relax for a few minutes and take in the lovely scenery. Public restrooms are available right at "Canal Park."

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything in one spot! Walk along the causeway to the lighthouse, go through the museum, go for a buggy ride or search out some chocolate...

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Normal, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stroll along the lake on the lakewalk, or step onto the smooth stones and into the brisk Lake Superior water. Grab a couple and toss them into the lake; see how far they can skip! Watch an ore boat go through the piers, tour a little museum, enjoy a Segway ride, jump on a bike, or take a jog with... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We could not have chosen a colder night to see the lights of Bentleyville, but it was worth it. 4 million lights displayed over 20 acres. Plan on a couple of hours and dress warm! Not sure if the kids in the strollers were having a lot of fun and it was so crowed, it had to be tough on... More 

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