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We love the North Shore!

I have been going to the North Shore for years. The early fall weather is the best anywhere. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tlrmike
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Crosby, Texas
North shore drive

The drive north out of Duluth is worth the trip even with no specific destination! The views of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ctmm50
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Hudson, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been going to the North Shore for years. The early fall weather is the best anywhere. The drive up the shore is one that needs to be done twice, once in the daytime to enjoy the scenery and once in the early morning...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tlrmike
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The drive north out of Duluth is worth the trip even with no specific destination! The views of Lake Superior and the boreal forest are fantastic.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank ctmm50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The drive into Duluth from Thunder Bay is amazing. The whole drive is basically on Lake Superior and the scenic drive is awesome. Once we were in Duluth I was please try surprised, the city itself is so beautiful and welcoming. I would recommend the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ashlynen2018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had never been to Thunder Bay, Canada and decided to make the drive there via the North Shore Drive. The best part of the trip was the Minnesota North Shore Scenic Drive. The views were awesome and the villages were fun. We would not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Kenneth O
Reviewed 13 February 2019

This drive is a great one to take if you have some extra time while up north in MN. It starts in Duluth and ends in Grand Portage. Just outside of Duluth, you can opt to take the expressway to Two Harbors, but if you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kellyschmidt15
Reviewed 7 February 2019 via mobile

This is a mandatory stop. Always a beautiful place to visit no matter what season of the year. Love going to Duluth!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Bottom line: if you have the opportunity... take this gorgeous drive.. take your time, stop along the way. Enjoy the fantastic scenery. If you live ANYWHERE in the area, plan to take this drive.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marilyn L
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

I never tire of driving the North Shore of Lake Superior although it's finest hour is in the fall when the leaves are turning.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank johnmV2700CU
Reviewed 31 January 2019 via mobile

A trip to northern Minnesota is not complete without a drive along the North Shore. Miles and miles of road to drive along Superior and seeing breathtaking views.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jack0451
Reviewed 16 January 2019

We’ve been on this road many times. Beautiful views and beaches. Good restaurants and shops along the way.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barbara R
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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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