Discover Lake County

gooseberry falls upper falls

minnesota's Ultimate bucket list

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, more than 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 all that Lake County offers.

From lakeside to woodsy resorts and cabins, glamping to primitive 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

north shore summer bucket list

This summer, plan to check off your Minnesota Bucket List in Lake County, MN! Get wowed by its ancient cliffs and hidden beaches. It’s home to iconic parks, quaint towns, and expansive wilderness from Lake Superior to the Boundary Waters.

This is the time to do it all in a nature lover’s paradise. Visit one of four fantastic state parks, camp in a national or state forest, or go into the world-renowned Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness: your options are endless.

Ready to VISIT?

Get the guide

We’d love to send you our full-color travel guide filled with awesome content to guide you on your trip to Lake County.


Request the 2023 Lake County Visitor Guide Today!
Get the Guide