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“Beautiful, Beautiful. And Beautiful”

Ranked #1 of 95 things to do in Duluth
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have driven this route dozens of times and it never fails to amaze!. It is nature at its best combined with nice little towns. Spectacular views of Lake Superior, Rivers, creeks and streams, bicycle paths , walking paths, this drive has it all.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Starting from Duluth, MN all the way to Grand Marais, MN, this is one spectacular drive. A lot of small towns, friendly people, and mile a minute north woods scenery to enchant you. The morning we left out to go back home, we watched the lakers leaving to go out on the lake, pure magic to see four of them lined up heading out. Lake Superior never disappoints you.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When I first started visiting the North Shore, there was no bypass and while it is convenient and faster, the scenic drive is really beautiful. There are some nice shops and restaurants, although they are probably missing the traffic. When I travel to the North Shore with friends and we have a bit of time, I opt for this scenic drive.

Thank Rpod-lady
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A trip up Hwy 61 is always something to look forward to! First stop would be Russ Kendall's for famous smoked salmon. There are many opportunities to stop at the state parks and various other locations for short hikes. I would suggest purchasing a book with easy hikes which detail specific directions to the trail head. You are rewarded with amazing views and memories for a lifetime!

Thank suzievaldez
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great drive along this route. There are lots of places to stop and view Lake Superior and there are quite a few local restaurants. Drive from Duluth north on this and you will see some beautiful scenery.

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