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We drove the scenic highway all the way up to the border. Lots of scenic lookouts, lighthouses and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Blue Springs, Missouri
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Breathe Clean Air Again! Look Out to Sea (sort of)

Tired of places made of or loaded with concrete and closed in spaces? Try this Scenic Drive! All... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Florissant, Missouri
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove the scenic highway all the way up to the border. Lots of scenic lookouts, lighthouses and waterfalls to see.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tired of places made of or loaded with concrete and closed in spaces? Try this Scenic Drive! All the open space & clean air you can absorb. No ticket or admission needed. For any of several miles - you can walk, drive or take a...More

1  Thank PW3005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I biked from Duluth to Silver Bay. The Scenic 61 (Congdon Blvd) is very beautiful and great to bike as there is not much traffic and a wide shoulder.

1  Thank KevLisWinnipeg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

142 mile scenic byway from Canal Park in Duluth, MN to Grand Portage, Mn with state parks, a lighthouse, small towns, and views of Lake Superior along the way. We only drove from Duluth to The Split Rock Lighthouse, which is a little over 47...More

2  Thank capitollover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very scenic drive along Lake superior with views of lighthouses and small towns to explore. HIking trail with views of the lake and water falls along some trails.

Thank intents2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The north shore can not be beat for scenic beauty. I take the drive over and over, stopping at Gooseberry falls, Amnicon falls and, of course, the largest waterfall in the state found at Pattison State park. Waht can one say about Lake Superior. It...More

Thank Ann Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I do this drive normally once a year and always find something different to take the time to see...Palisades Head is a beautiful stop along with many of the waterfalls along the way...

Thank N2813UO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We greatly enjoyed this beautiful drive. Lots of people enjoying it in August. It is hard to find parking at the most popular spots. Luckily we found a spot at Gooseberry Falls. The falls were lovely and we got to see all three sections. It...More

Thank Vicki D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Must stop and see Visitors center. Great place to have a picnic and stretch your legs. Awesome views of the city and harbor

Thank WinterTexanfromMN
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The above book will make the experience far more enjoyable. You will see things others miss and what you see truly are gems. Don't miss the pink beach!!!

1  Thank Mitzithemarvelous
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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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28 June 2018|
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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.