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The North Shore Scenic Drive never ceases to amaze me. I am always noticing new things on every... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Simply beautiful

We only drove a short way along the scenic drive but it was beautiful. There are a number of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lino Lakes, Minnesota
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The North Shore Scenic Drive never ceases to amaze me. I am always noticing new things on every visit. My most recent visit was in October to catch the fall colors before they were gone. I was not disappointed. The trees colors were filled with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SeanW2089
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only drove a short way along the scenic drive but it was beautiful. There are a number of little places along the way to stop and shop. We went in December and lots of shops are closed or will be closing for the season....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank savytraverlor43323
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our Summer visit to Duluth & Northern Minnesota, we spent a day driving the North Shore Scenic Drive. We've been to many of the most beautiful spots in this country and this is as good as any! As you leave Duluth and get on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TNT51
Reviewed 1 week ago

The views of the woods and lake are awesome and there are so many places to stop along the way and hike (some longer hikes and some shorter. I enjoy hiking the waterfalls and Split Roc Lighthouse.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Naomi V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to Duluth for over a decade to play hockey tournaments. It was not until this weekend that we accidentally turned onto the Scenic Byway. It is by far the most scenic way to get from Miller Hill back down to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BradyHales
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To drive the North Shore there are many things to do. Stop at Gooseberry Falls, Split Rock Lighthouse and the many walking trails and rivers along the way. The scenery is gorgeous and the many unique gift shops and restaurants make this trip an enjoyable...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CeceliaN15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The whole length is beautiful scenery, with so many cliffs and waterfalls and state parks. Stop at one of the many beaches to throw stones in the lake or swim, there are endless possibilities.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Roon87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beginning in Duluth and stretching all along the coast of Lake Superior to the Canadian border, North Shore Scenic Drive is a beautiful and slow paced drive. It was especially beautiful in the fall with all the brightly colored leaves and fall scenery. Lots of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Atticusmam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The North Shore of Lake Superior is a showcase of natural beauty and breathtaking scenery. The drive north from Duluth takes you along the north shore of Lake Superior, offering stunning views of the lake, several waterfalls and excellent state parks, quaint and historic towns,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gypsyuno
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stunning views. you just don't feel like you are in the U.S. when driving this road. take the trip you'll thank yourself later.

Date of experience: November 2018
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31 July 2018|
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Response from Dave F | Reviewed this property |
I agree with those that suggest three or four days. You mentioned checking out the Gunflint Trail... An excellent choice, but there is basically only one (paved) way in and the same way out. Driving up the Gunflint from... More
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Response from Tami B | Reviewed this property |
And Betty’s Pies! Must stop and enjoy on 61 just outside of two Harbors to your left. Almost always a wait but worth it
25 June 2018|
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Response from Bravestar1 | Reviewed this property |
I haven't had a lot of experience on US-10 heading west yet, so If that is your route, let us know what you find.