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Thompson Hill Information Center

8525 W Skyline Pkwy, Duluth, MN 55810-2031
+1 218-723-4938
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Great panoramic view of the twin ports

I've been to this rest stop many times. There is a wealth of information for the places to see in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
laura m
,
Prior Lake, Minnesota
Amazing view of the twin ports of Duluth and Superior!

If you see the sign from the highway, take the exit, and stop. It's worth your time to strech your... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CMDBFD
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Bloomington, Minnesota
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8525 W Skyline Pkwy, Duluth, MN 55810-2031
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+1 218-723-4938
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to this rest stop many times. There is a wealth of information for the places to see in Minnesota, very clean rest rooms, a picnic area and great parking. Even if you don't need the information or rest rooms it's worth the stop...More

Thank laura m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you see the sign from the highway, take the exit, and stop. It's worth your time to strech your legs, and enjoy the panoramic view of the twin ports. The rest area is kept clean, and the sculptures on the property are a good...More

Thank CMDBFD
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always a good place to see the view of Duluth and Lake Superior. Great access for lots of travel information.

Thank Carol-Ann B
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Very easy to find off of I-35, The parking lot is huge, even campers and motorhomes would easily find ample parking. The shelter area is very clean, and filled with a wide assortment of travel brochures, maps, and just about anything related to Minnesota travel....More

Thank William B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great rest stop and place to get your first great view of Duluth. You can find all the tourist info you might need for your visit to Duluth!

Thank Nanalee3
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This was the perfect place to turn off before going down into Duluth. We got some great photographs, some great panoramas to see.

Thank iinadia
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A must before going into Duluth. A great overview-literally. Beautiful scenery that equally importantly shows Duluths industry as well

Thank LaDonna01
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I forced my family to stop here for a few when minutes when visiting Duluth recently. I had learned from a local geology book that the exposed rock at the back of the parking area is some of the oldest exposed rock on Earth. How...More

Thank Mdp1960
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I love driving up Thompson Hill. I believe I made the drive at least 125 times in the last year. I use to drive my Hybrid up the hill, but then it started to get harder as it got older. Now, I'll usually drive up...More

Thank bobmiller3000
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I find the drive up Thompson Hill to be quite easy....relaxing, if you will. I can't say the same for all drivers. Some struggle with the drive, I think it's part mental, but probably has to do with age and strength as well. One time...More

Thank Jeff S
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