Discover lake county minnesota

family at split rock lighthouse near two harbors mn

minnesota's Ultimate bucket list

Discover Lake County, Minnesota: Quite possibly one of Minnesota’s most beautiful and scenic counties, Lake County offers endless opportunities to take in the wild, rugged beauty of Lake Superior’s North Shore, the Superior National Forest, and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area

Lake County boasts four breathtaking MN State Parks, over 12 of Minnesota’s best waterfalls, and endless hiking, biking, and ATV/snowmobile trails to explore.

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, you’ll love spending time in Lake County.

From lakeside to woodsy resorts and cabins, glamping to dispersed camping or family-friendly getaways, accommodations can accommodate your unique style and budget.

Tourist Information Centers

R.J. Houle Tourist Center

1330 MN-61
Two Harbors, MN
(218) 834-2600
Daily 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Tettegouche Visitor Center

5702 Highway 61
Silver Bay, MN 55614
(218) 353-8800
Daily from 8:00 AM until 10:00 PM

Joseph N. Alexander Visitor Center

3206 Highway 61 East
Two Harbors, MN 55616
(218) 595-7100
Daily from 8:00 AM until 10:00 PM

Explorer's guide to North Shore waterfalls

Did you know there are more than 12 waterfalls in Lake County – more than any other county in Minnesota?

You’ll find off-the-beaten-path trails and falls to explore between the North Shore and the Canadian border. Check out the guide below and add these falls to your Minnesota waterfall-viewing bucket list.