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A great way to start your Duluth trip

This is a nice stop to familiarize yourself with the area, refresh and relax a bit. The visitor... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Boulder, Colorado
Must stop for 1st time visitors!

Great place to get information on what to see and do in the area. The staff is super helpful and... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
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8525 W Skyline Pkwy, Duluth, MN 55810-2031
+1 218-723-4938
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All reviews rest stop rest area clean rest rooms large parking lot south end of town great place to picnic twin ports visitor center is the aerial lift bridge lake superior minnesota drive highway
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

This is a nice stop to familiarize yourself with the area, refresh and relax a bit. The visitor center is nicely maintained, full of useful brochures, friendly staff, and clean bathrooms.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Marija_Sajekaite
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great place to get information on what to see and do in the area. The staff is super helpful and friendly. They will provide you a list of the breweries in the area and even tell which streets are under construction. The view of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Greengal06
Reviewed 18 July 2018

All the info on Lake Superior Area you need! And what a view! Has map to show you what everything you are looking at is. STOP

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DaveG2001
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I drive by here every day and it is clean, protected and chock full of info for any traveler. If not familiar with the area it is a great place to start. FREE.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank NewlandViking
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Must see if new to the area. You can see for miles! A little hard to get to, but a great place to stop!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Renee Z
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Must stop if coming from the south. Travel information, on site personnel , good view of lake superior

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joe R
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful view of Duluth from this clean and information filled rest stop - off 35 on the south end of town. Staff was extremely friendly and knowledgeable. Linda went out of her way to provide information and ideas for our drive up the North Shore....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank sue w
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I'm not a kid anymore but was excited to get my first glimpse of Lake Superior from this area. We were fortunate enough to see the Aerial Lift Bridge at work as a huge ship came through. It's hard to fathom that these ships are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TakinLotsaPictures
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Not to be missed coming into scenic Duluth. Lots of helpful info but don't forget a jacket, it's always windy on top Thompson Hill!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MrsKincade2u
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped at this rest stop and was surprised by the amazing views of the Duluth Bay! Make sure you visit the opposite side of the facility to see the best views! Great place to picnic, if the weather cooperates! There is a dog area .

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank RickH168
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Response from TakinLotsaPictures | Reviewed this property |
I looked all over and couldn't find the hours online...but their phone number is 218-723-4938.