State Parks

North Shore MN State Parks

Lake County, MN is home to four gorgeous state parks, including:

  • George-Crosby Manitou
  • Gooseberry Falls
  • Split Rock Lighthouse
  • Tettegouche


Most of the waterfalls located in Lake County exist in our four state parks. All parks offer fantastic hiking/snowshoeing trails and breath-taking scenic views. Split Rock also features a paved bike trail. Add all state parks to your northern Minnesota bucket list!

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Split Rock Lighthouse State Park

Gaze upon miles of North Shore coastline at the daring height of 130 feet off the Split Rock Lighthouse cliffside. Take in the charming architectural …

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George Crosby Manitou State Park

George Crosby Manitou State Park in Finland is a favored place by locals for its rich wilderness and serene beauty.  Hiking this rugged state park …

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Gooseberry Falls State Park

As the gateway to the North Shore, Gooseberry Falls earns popularity for its spectacular waterfalls, river gorge, Lake Superior shoreline, Civilian Conservation Corps log and …

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Tettegouche State Park

At Tettegouche State Park, you’ll discover the spectacular overlooks at Shovel Point, featuring rocky cliffs and inland bluffs; the cascading 60 ft. High Falls of …

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