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Beautiful scenery

To drive the North Shore there are many things to do. Stop at Gooseberry Falls, Split Rock... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
CeceliaN15
The best scenic drive

The whole length is beautiful scenery, with so many cliffs and waterfalls and state parks. Stop at... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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North Mankato, Minnesota
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Reviewed 4 days ago

To drive the North Shore there are many things to do. Stop at Gooseberry Falls, Split Rock Lighthouse and the many walking trails and rivers along the way. The scenery is gorgeous and the many unique gift shops and restaurants make this trip an enjoyable...More

Thank CeceliaN15
Reviewed 4 days ago

The whole length is beautiful scenery, with so many cliffs and waterfalls and state parks. Stop at one of the many beaches to throw stones in the lake or swim, there are endless possibilities.

Thank Roon87
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beginning in Duluth and stretching all along the coast of Lake Superior to the Canadian border, North Shore Scenic Drive is a beautiful and slow paced drive. It was especially beautiful in the fall with all the brightly colored leaves and fall scenery. Lots of...More

Thank Atticusmam
Reviewed 6 days ago

The North Shore of Lake Superior is a showcase of natural beauty and breathtaking scenery. The drive north from Duluth takes you along the north shore of Lake Superior, offering stunning views of the lake, several waterfalls and excellent state parks, quaint and historic towns,...More

Thank gypsyuno
Reviewed 1 week ago

stunning views. you just don't feel like you are in the U.S. when driving this road. take the trip you'll thank yourself later.

Thank TravelGavin
Reviewed 1 week ago

North Shore Drive is as scenic as you'll every find. We have driven there many times and will do it again

Thank Odell B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The north shore of Minnesota provides a beautiful frame for majestic Lake Superior. As the highway winds along the shoreline you will have breathtaking glimpses of rocky cliffs and windswept trees. Well worth taking a road trip.

Thank justthe2ofus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been this way hundreds of times. My Grand Parents lived in Grand Marais and I was born there. No, brainer...take that route!

Thank LeeAnnV15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must. It is a little bit of a drive but you won't notice it. We drove to split rock lighthouse. Breath taking views but rather expensive to go in. Goose berry falls is beautiful. Very nice park and great access. Multiple pull...More

Thank Nate R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you stay in Duluth, this is a must. The drive north has beautiful views of Lake Superior. It leads to several state parks and scenic areas.

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candy_satx
31 July 2018|
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Response from Dave F | Reviewed this property |
I agree with those that suggest three or four days. You mentioned checking out the Gunflint Trail... An excellent choice, but there is basically only one (paved) way in and the same way out. Driving up the Gunflint from... More
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Gert-Jan R
28 June 2018|
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Response from Tami B | Reviewed this property |
And Betty’s Pies! Must stop and enjoy on 61 just outside of two Harbors to your left. Almost always a wait but worth it
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reakelly
25 June 2018|
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Response from Bravestar1 | Reviewed this property |
I haven't had a lot of experience on US-10 heading west yet, so If that is your route, let us know what you find.
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