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Superior Hiking Trail

731 Seventh Ave., Two Harbors, MN 55616-4502
+1 218-834-2700
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Finland to Crosby State Park

We backpacked this section with our 4, 5 and 13 year old kids in mid-June. It was beautiful. There... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Teresa M
via mobile
Piece by piece....

We are in the process of hiking shorter lengths of the Trail with the ultimate goal of hiking the... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2017
Thomas L
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Over 200 miles of trails from Duluth, Minn., to Canada.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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731 Seventh Ave., Two Harbors, MN 55616-4502
+1 218-834-2700
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We backpacked this section with our 4, 5 and 13 year old kids in mid-June. It was beautiful. There were mosquitoes, thunderstorms, and mud bogs on the trail, and we still enjoyed it. Campsites were nice. The bear cable at Egge Lake was very helpful....More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We are in the process of hiking shorter lengths of the Trail with the ultimate goal of hiking the entirety of the trail, piece by piece. The trails are well marked and navigable. Some of the trail head parking areas can get crowded.

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I and 2 friends did the Britton Peak - Lutsen section camping for 2 nights, mid October - we got sweet weather and were challenged climbing the trail switchbacks up the southern side of Moose and Mystery Mountains. It would be easy to do day...More

Thank Colleen587
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

One of America's great hikes. Go from Duluth to Canada, or just a day section. We hiked Carleton Peak for great vistas of Lake Superior and fall color.

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I've been going to the North Shore for over 20 years and was not really familiar with the SHT until recently. I knew there were allot of parks and trails and just places to disappear in the region, but assumed that the SHT was one...More

Thank M P
Reviewed 19 October 2016

By now, we have ventured on a good portion of the Superior Hiking Trail and its spurs. Depending on when you get on the trail, it can be as comfortable as a paved bike trail or as challenging as a fairly steep hike to the...More

Thank Alis S
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

No reservations needed. Just grab your stuff and go, experience the freedom of the trail. You get a wide variety of experience within each section, from cliff overlooks to pine forests to marshy boardwalks. This is my escape from the city, and I love it...More

Thank Claire K
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Ran the superior 100 on the SHT from gooseberry to lutsen . Assume trail, well marked and groomed. Numerous campgrounds along the way. Easy access every 6-10 miles.

Thank gazoo204
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I wanted to complete this hike after hiking out the spur and missing the loop back to the ski hill in May. Some great views once you ride the gondola. to the top. There was some tree falls and steep inclines along the way. It...More

Thank jods1000
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Great maintained trail. Primitive camping available. First come first serve camp sites. We mix in state park camping along the way for amenities.

Thank Tragnar
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22 February 2017|
Response from Thomas L | Reviewed this property |
The trail parallels Highway 61 which is the primary travel corridor along the lake and has many hotels, motels, B&B's along the way. If planned properly, it is possible to hike from location to location. The farther north... More
Amanda K
5 June 2016|
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Response from Shelly S | Reviewed this property |
You will find a lot of sections of the Superior Hiking Trail that are quiet and peaceful..enjoy.