The Gales of November on Lake Superior

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Jump to November Lodging Specials “When the Gales of November came slashin’.” The Gales of November — as most famously illustrated in Gordon Lightfoot’s song, “The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald,” can bring violent storms, creating gale-force winds that cause gigantic waves and fury on Lake Superior. Over the years, November has notably been the […]

10 Ways to Get Hygge in Lake County

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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 the simple things in life that bring joy. The word can mean many things, from chunky blankets to a peaceful snowshoe in the forest, and the term can also be […]

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 calorie burn. Additionally, it’s a good activity to battle seasonal depression! Your mental well-being will benefit from exercise and spending some quiet time in nature. How are fat bikes different […]

Lake County Winter Adventure Guide

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When the snowflakes fall, Minnesota’s North Shore bursts with outdoor adventures! From Lake Superior to the Canadian border, Lake County offers cozy winter getaways with stunning views and easy access to winter recreation. Quick Links to Guide Sections The Trails Are Groomed and Ready for Nordic Skiing and Fat-Tire Biking The unparalleled beauty of the […]