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Winter North Shore Lodging Specials

Best Lodging Deals on Minnesota’s North Shore The North Shore explodes with winter outdoor adventures! Rarely does Lake Superior freeze over during winter, so it’s …

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10 Ways to Get Hygge in Lake County

You’re probably familiar with the famous Danish lifestyle trend of Hygge (pronounced “Hyoo-guh”); the Scandinavian term embraces feelings of coziness, happiness, and comfort by appreciating …

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Ultimate North Shore Road Trip

Plan the Ultimate North Shore Road Trip through Lake County, MN, this summer and be wowed by its ancient cliffs, hidden beaches, and stunning vistas. …

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Accessible Outdoor Adventures

One-Day Trip The Minnesota DNR and local businesses in Lake County believe that all people, regardless of disability, should have access to and enjoy the …

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Adventure-Loving Two-Day Itinerary

Adventure-Loving Two-Day Itinerary What To Bring: Water Towel Blanket for the Beach Lunch/Snacks Closed-Toe Shoes Gloves Bike Helmet (or you can rent one) Rain gear …

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Family-Friendly Itinerary – 2 -Day Trip

Family-Friendly Itinerary – 2 Day – Trip What To Bring: Sunscreen Snacks Swimsuit Towels Blanket DAY ONE Knife River Russ Kendall’s Smokehouse – pick up …

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Dog-Friendly North Shore Day Trip

Dog-Friendly Itinerary Dog-Friendly North Shore Day Trip What To Bring: Water Water bowl for the dog Snacks and dog treats Sunblock Blanket Towels Tennis balls …

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Winter Fat Biking Minnesota’s North Shore

Fat biking on Minnesota’s North Shore has become a popular winter sport for biking enthusiasts. Fat biking makes a great workout and offers a significant …

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Celebrating 125 Years of Edna G

The Edna G tugboat was the last steam-powered tugboat to work the Great Lakes. She was built for the Duluth and Iron Range Railroad in …

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The North Shore Fall Adventure Guide

Fall may be one of the best times for outdoor adventure on Minnesota’s North Shore. Explore via scenic road trips along the shore and into …

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Lake Superior & The Gales of November

“When the gales of November came slashin’.” As most famously illustrated in Gordon Lightfoot’s song, “The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald,” November can bring violent …

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Lake County Winter Adventure Guide

Ah, winter! While some folks curl up under a blanket and hibernate during the winter, resilient Minnesotans find frolicking outdoors invigorating! Enjoying the outdoors during …

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Explorer’s Guide to Waterfalls in Lake County

In early April, the spring melt gives way to raging waterfalls that start to erase the last remnants of winter. Although several outdoor activities halt …

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