North shore scenic train riding alongside the lakewalk in autumn colors of orange, yellow, red and green.


An aerial view of the William A Irvin ship moored in the canal.

Explore More on Lake Superior’s Shore

Museums, galleries, theaters. Trains, planes and harbor cruises. Even a freshwater aquarium. So many ways to spend a day.

Featured Attractions

Open For Play!

“Play is the highest form of research.”
– Albert Einstein

Children need free play time to discover new things about themselves and the world around them.  Exhibits are designed with little instruction to give kids the freedom to find their own solutions.

All Attractions

Action Fishing Charters

1033 Minnesota Ave., Duluth, Minnesota 55802


Come aboard “GET THE NET” with Captain Brad and enjoy a half or full day excursion on Lake Superior where we target Lake Trout, Coho and Chinook (King) Salmon, Walleye, Steelhead, and Brown Trout! You will have ample space to move around on our beautiful 36′ Tiara with a 14′ beam. Our boat is clean, safe, and stable with top of the line electronics and the best fishing gear to give you a first-class fishing experience.

Action Sportfishing Charters, LLC (Optimum Charters)

250 Marina Drive, Superior, Wisconsin 54880

(218) 390-4522

Captains: Capt. Steve Johnson, Capt. Paul Mazzuco, Capt. John Stieben Vessel Names: “Opti I,” “Opti II,” “Opti III” We are Lake Superior’s #1 charter service in the number of boats, trips and fish caught. Since 1982 we have been providing fishing adventures. We utilize 31′ Tiara Sportfishing Yachts, all identical for our clients safety and enjoyment utilizing the most modern equipment available. Fish cleaned, baggged and iced for your convenience. Let your fishing adventure start with us!

Adventure Zone

329 Lake Avenue South, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 740-4000

There is something for everyone at the Adventure Zone of Canal Park! The Northland’s newest family attraction boasts over 50,000 square feet of fun featuring Laser Tag, Batting Cages, mini golf, the largest video/redemption arcade in the area, Vertical Endeavor’s rock climbing walls, a kid’s playground, an 18’ inflatable fire truck slide and more! Make us your party headquarters!

Alpine Slide At Lutsen Mountains

P.O. Box 129, Lutsen, Minnesota 55612

(218) 663-7281

Getting there is half the fun with a leisurely chairlift ride to the summit of Lutsen’s Eagle Mountain. Then hop on your sled and cruise down an exhilarating half-mile of twisting, turning track back to the base. You control the speed from top to bottom. Take it slow, and soak in the sights, or let it rip in a blur of fun.

Art Dock

394 Lake Avenue South, Suite 100, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-1451

The Art Dock is locally owned gallery featuring local and regional artists, open since 1985 in the Historic DeWitt-Seitz Marketplace, Canal Park, Duluth, MN. The Art Dock features work of the Northland and Lake Superior including a fine selection of pottery, jewelry, photographs, prints, paintings, fiber, stained glass, cards, wood crafts, CD’s by local musicians, framing service and much more!

Bayfront Festival Park

Bayfront Festival Park 350 Harbor Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55802


Few things are more fun than a summer concert on the bright, beautiful shores of our big lake. And Bayfront Festival Park makes it better than ever! Enjoy comfortable concert surroundings, all-new facilities, enhanced vendor areas, spectacular landscaping and a natural amphitheater, which provides an unobstructed view of every concert, as well as ships in the harbor beyond.

Bentleyville Tour of Lights

4313 Haines Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55811

(218) 626-4948

Bentleyville “Tour of Lights” brings people together to create delightful memories for all! Bentleyville is a FREE Walk Through Light Show! Parking is $10 per vehicle.

Capt’n J’s Miniature Golf

333 Marina Drive, Superior, Wisconsin 54880

(715) 394-4450

Cat’s Paw Charters

1000 Minnesota Ave., Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 727-2360

Clayton Jackson McGhie Memorial

P.O. Box 3631, Duluth, Minnesota 55803-3631

(218) 336-2990

The Clayton Jackson McGhie Memorial, Inc. was formed in June 2000. It was a culmination of years of individual people keeping the stories of what happened to Isaac McGhie, Elmer Jackson and Elias Clayton alive in their way.

Commemorative Air Force Museum

305 Harborview Parkway, Superior, Wisconsin 54880

Country Lanes North

2327 Mountain Shadow Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55811

(218) 722-1741

Expecting the same old bowling experience? Think again! We provide good times and fond memories. Country Lanes North offers upscale event space, delicious menus, full-service bar, and a cutting edge audio visual system.

DEFY Duluth Park

101 N. 46th Ave W, Duluth, Minnesota 55807


Come have an Amazing Experience at our Indoor Extreme Trampoline Arena. Over 15,000 square feet of interconnected, trampolines in a Brand New 25,000 sq. ft facility. Our Trampoline Park features amazing world-class activities like Extreme Dodgeball, Trapeze, Launchpads, Foam Pits, Dunk Zones, a Battle Beam and even a state of the art Ninja Obstacle Course!

Day Tripper of Duluth

3515 East 4th Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55804


From paddling to pedaling, warm summers and snowy winters, we offer guided tours through it all. Our guides live for getting out on the water and trails and are excited to show off their passion for being outside. All of our tours are customized to the group’s skill level and interests. Whether you’re a first time paddler or an experienced rider we can help you plan your next adventure!

Day Tripper of Duluth – Sports + Recreation

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Duluth Art Institute

506 W Michigan Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 733-7560

The Duluth Art Institute enriches daily life with dynamic, innovative visual arts programming that upholds excellence and promotes inclusive community participation. They then create opportunities for artists to share what they’ve created in an inclusive environment — a place where people can come together to discuss their own perspectives and interpretations.

Duluth Children’s Museum

2125 W Superior St, Duluth, Minnesota 55806

(218) 733-7543

Duluth Entertainment Convention Center

350 Harbor Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-5573

We are the epicenter of entertainment in Duluth, Minnesota. You’ve found the place to cheer on your hockey team, hold a conference or toast your family and friends on your special day. With sweeping views of Lake Superior, 25 meeting rooms, two ballrooms, two hockey arenas and an emphasis on sustainable practices, plan your next big occasion at the DECC.

Duluth Flying Club

4535 Airport Approach Rd, Duluth, Minnesota 55811

(218) 461-0520

Duluth Glides

1206 Cedar Lane, Virginia, Minnesota 55792

(218) 750-0263

Unfortunately, for the 2022 season going forward, due to declining health, I will no longer be able to operate DuluthGlides Segway Tours . As of early May, I am in the process of selling the business. Therefore no scheduled or private tours will be posted for the 2022 Segway Tour season. Consequently, check back on the website for updates from new ownership.

Duluth Golf

1801 West Skyline Parkway, Duluth, Minnesota 55806

(218) 723-3451

Duluth Golf is home to 27 holes of championship golf. Enger Park (27 holes) located in Duluth, Minnesota. We offer golf memberships, golf lessons, junior golf camps, and great rates. No hidden booking fees!

Duluth Huskies Baseball Club

Wade Stadium 101 N 34th Ave W, Duluth, Minnesota 55807

(218) 786-9909

Come out and enjoy quality family entertainment at historic Wade Municipal Stadium right here in Duluth. Now entering their 15th season in the Northwoods League, the Huskies have established themselves as perennial contenders by bringing in the best college players from the strongest baseball programs throughout the country.

Duluth Pottery & Art Gallery

1924 West Superior Street, Duluth, MN, USA

(218) 606-1120

Art gallery and pottery makerspace, featuring Karin Kraemer’s Maiolica—an in-glaze, hand painted, tin glaze technique, Luke Krisak stoneware, and the largest collection of Northern Minnesota ceramisist’s works.

Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra

130 West Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 623-3776

Music has the power to transport us in time, space, and emotion. Poignant pieces of music can bring us to tears or make us dance with joy. It makes us remember moments we might have forgotten. Music shapes our experiences and brings us together. It moves our hearts and shakes out the cobwebs. Join us at a DSSO concert this season, and share in the joy.

Duluth Visitor Center

345 South Lake Avenue, Duluth, MN, USA


Visit Duluth’s new visitor center in Canal Park is now open. The new visitor center includes the standard brochures, maps and information about the area, and also features a gift store filled with locally made products.

Enger Park Golf Course

1801 West Skyline Parkway, Duluth, Minnesota 55806

(218) 723-3451

Centrally located in Duluth, Enger Park offers three championship nines. Rolling hills, turning fairways, and elevation changes all come in to play on this scenic and challenging layout. Multiple tees allow for players of all levels.

Essentia Health Duluth Heritage Sports Center

120 S 30th Ave. W, Duluth, Minnesota 55806

(218) 464.1711 Ext. 100

We provide a safe, clean, user-friendly facility that effectively serves our customers, in a manner that exceeds customer expectations and in a cost effective manner. Our vision is to provide an environment that inspires and promotes a healthy lifestyle through diverse, quality opportunities, with special emphasis on youth sports activities to enrich mind, body and spirit, while enhancing lifelong learning.

Evolve Duluth Yoga

Duluth, MN, USA

+1 218-730-3303

More than just a fitness studio. We’re a community, a tribe, focused on health and well being. Life is a journey. Evolve into the best possible you.

Fairlawn Mansion Museum/Superior Public Museums

906 East Second Street, Superior, Wisconsin 54880

(715) 394-5712

Fairlawn was built in 1890 as the family estate of Martin Pattison, lumber and mining millionaire and 3-term mayor of Superior. This 42-room mansion recalls Superior’s boomtown days, as well as its unique, 40-year history as a Children’s Home. Today’s visitors will be impressed by the fully restored exterior and main floor rooms, with exotic woodwork, lush fabrics and spectacular, handpainted ceilings. Open year-round. $12 for adults; $10 for seniors (62+), college, and active military; $6 for youth (6-17), and children 5 and under free.


1000 Minnesota Ave, Duluth, MN 55802, USA

(218) 260-8983

FishNorthMN is a charter fishing and guide service dedicated to providing outdoor enthusiasts the information and resources needed to get you on the water!

Fitger’s Museum

600 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 772-0410


4535 Airport Approach Rd, Duluth, Minnesota 55811

(218) 461-0520

FlyDuluth provides sightseeing tours and introductory flight lessons known as Discovery Flights in single-engine, four-seat aircraft.  It’s a great way for visitors, family, friends, and acquaintances to be exposed to our community’s extensive world of aviation from the sky!

Fond-du-Luth Casino

129 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 720-5113

Owned and operated by the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, Fond-du-Luth Casino is located at 129 East Superior Street in the heart of downtown Duluth. Open daily for guests 18 years of age and older.

GND Development Alliance

801 101st Ave. West, Duluth, Minnesota 55808


The GND Development Alliance (GNDDA) is a 501 (c)3 that was created to revitalize and transform the Gary New Duluth Recreation Area (GND REC). The GND REC serves as the center of the Gary New Duluth Community with a functioning community center with programs after school and during summer vacations for youth.

Glensheen Historic Estate

3300 London Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55804

(218) 726-8921

Good Earth Outfitters

22670 Siskiwit Bay Pkwy, Cornucopia, Wisconsin 54827


Come Explore Cornucopia and check out the Good Earth Gift Shop’s selection of unique gifts and souvenirs. We have a well-stocked gift shop with home and cabin decor, Lake Superior jewelry by local artists. Including a wide selection of treasures for all ages from Minnetonka Moccasin, Sailor Bags, Lakegirl, Landstrom’s and More Polish Pottery to name a few. We are located in the Marina District of Cornucopia, WI next to the Green Museum.

Great Lakes Aquarium

353 Harbor Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 740-3474

Happy Hooker Charters

217 6th Avenue, Apt. 3, Proctor, Minnesota 55810

(218) 940-9400

Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory

3980 E Skyline Pkwy, Duluth, Minnesota 55804

(218) 428-6209

The Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve is open year-round to public for study and enjoyment. With over 4 miles of hiking trails, you can explore geology, flora, and wildlife. Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory staff conduct bird research and provide public education during fall season.

Houston’s Guide Service

4496 South County Road E, South Range, Wisconsin 54874

(218) 393-4962

Incline Station Bowling & Banquet Facilities

601 West Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-0671

We are the place for family FUN in Duluth! Featuring 24 lanes and a great sports bar too.

Indigenous First Art & Gifts

202 W. 2nd Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-7225

Experience Indigenous culture through Duluth’s first Indigenous-led art gallery and art shop, featuring over 70 different contemporary Indigenous artists. We offer original art, giclee prints, jewelry, pottery, books, apparel, and Indigenous traditional food including teas, wild rice and maple syrup.

Joseph Nease Gallery

23 W. 1st Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802


Welcome! Joseph Nease Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located in downtown Duluth, MN. Similar in scope to its progenitor in Kansas City, MO; the gallery features exhibitions of drawing, painting, ceramics, photography, sculpture, installation, and new media by artists regional, national and international. For our current exhibition, please select the Exhibitions link.

Judy Garland Birthplace & Museum

2727 US Hwy 169 S, Grand Rapids, Minnesota 55744

(218) 327-9276

Tour the restored 1925 historic home where America’s Treasure, Judy Garland, spent her formative years. At the adjacent Museum, see the carriage used in the Wizard of Oz, once owned by Abraham Lincoln. Enjoy a performance or documentary screening. Memorial Garden with Gazebo. Shop in Professor Marvel’s store. Open daily Memorial Day weekend through Sept. April & May open Mon – Sat. Call for late autumn & winter hours. General admission for all ages”$8. One Campus”Many Attractions (includes Children’s Discovery Museum). Under age 1-free.

Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum

902 East First Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55805


Korean Veterans Memorial

Lakeplace Park, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

Dedicated on August 21, 2003, the Korean Veterans Memorial honors the men and women who served in the Korean conflict. Learn about Duluth’s B Company, a highly decorated group of local soldiers, most of whom served in combat. The memorial is illuminated and especially poignant at night.

Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad

6930 Fremont Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55907

(218) 624-7549

Lake Superior Art Glass

202 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 464-1799

Lake Superior Helicopters

4525 Airport Approach Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55811

(218) 461-2857

Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center

600 South Lake Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 720-5260

Lake Superior Railroad Museum

506 West MichiganStreet, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 733-7590

Lake Superior Zoo

7210 Fremont Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55807

(218) 730-4500

Lizzards Art Gallery

11 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-5815

Lizzards Art Gallery and Framing features superb, original artwork handcrafted by regional artists and a multitude of options for museum quality framing.

Lutsen Mountains

P.O. Box 129, Lutsen, Minnesota 55612

(218) 406-1319

Lutsen Mountains offers the Midwest’s only true mountain ski area experience. Four interconnected peaks overlooking Lake Superior bring big mountain skiing with Up North authenticity.

Madeline Island Ferry Line, Inc.

P.O. Box 66, La Pointe, Wisconsin 54850

(715) 747-2051

Madeline Island Ferry Line provides transportation between the picturesque towns of La Pointe and Bayfield. The 25-minute voyage provides spectacular views of the Lake itself and several of the 22 Apostle Islands.

Marshall W. Alworth Planetarium

1023 University Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55812

(218) 726-6704

The Marshall W. Alworth Planetarium offers live, interactive shows and full-dome theater presentations. From traditional star displays and cultural shows that show the importance of astronomy around the world, to feature presentations that whisk you through the depths of outer space, the planetarium has something for curious stargazers of all ages.

Master Framing Gallery

1431 London Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55805

(218) 728-4056

The highest quality custom framing, wonderful art gallery with many local artists, and exclusive representative of Ladona Tornabene’s photography.

Minnesota Ballet

230 West Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 529-3742

Minnesota Whitewater Rafting

3212 River Gate Ave., Cloquet, Minnesota 55720


Minnesota Whitewater Rafting was founded in 2015, and has been providing quality professional guided whitewater rafting tours to the public ever since. With over 75+ years combined experience on the water & over 75+ combined years of Outdoor Emergency Care experience, we want YOU to have a safe trip every time.

Mont du Lac Resort

3125 S. Mont du Lac Drive, Superior, Wisconsin 54880

(218) 626-3797

N&S Great Lakes Fishing

3443 - 136th Avenue NW, Andover, Minnesota 55304

(763) 245-2585

Nice Girls of the North – Second Saturday Marketplace

5401 East Superior Street, Duluth, MN, USA

(218) 724-5761

The Second Saturday Marketplace, put on by the Nice Girls of the North is collaborative of women artists and crafters. They sell their locally made, high quality, unique products together once a month at 5401 Superior St in the Spirit of the Lake Community School Duluth, Minnesota 55804.

NorShor Theatre

211 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802


The NorShor Theatre is a landmark 1910 theater that has recently undergone a dramatic restoration. After weathering its share of milestones and misfortune, a new life and new legacy are unfolding for this legendary venue. Located in downtown Duluth’s Historic Arts and Theater (HART) District, the restored NorShor Theatre is bringing new economic development, new productions, and new possibilities to the Twin Ports.

North Shore Adventure Park

2302 Greysolon Rd, Duluth, Minnesota 55812


Bond as a family while exploring the high ropes courses and ziplines! Kids – lead your parents across the challenge courses and ziplines. Parents – watch your child’s confidence grow with each challenge they conquer! Create family laughs and memories at the North Shore Adventure Park.

North Shore SUP

Barker's IslanBarker's Island, Superior, Wisconsin 55480

(218) 343-1308

Stand Up Paddleboarding!! Rentals, Intro Classes, SUP YOGA, KID SUP Club, Youth Programming, FURRY friends WELCOME, Parties, Events, Sunset Paddles, Guided Trips + MORE. STOKED to share the sport of SUP with you, see you on the water!

North Shore Scenic Cruises

99 Beach Drive (Silver Bay Marina), Silver Bay, Minnesota 55614

(218) 464-6162

North Shore Scenic Cruises offers cruises to Split Rock Lighthouse or Palisade Head and Shovel Point on-board the historic MV/Wenonah. Our cruise offers the most beautiful vistas anywhere along the North Shore. With 200 foot cliffs extending straight out of the water, abundant wildlife, an iron ore processing plant or an iconic lighthouse, our cruise has something for everyone.

North Shore Scenic Railroad

506 West Michigan Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-1273

Northland Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Northland Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Duluth, MN, USA

A tribute to the brave men and women who died and to those who have not yet returned, this solemn memorial offers a place of healing for veterans and their families. As the sun rises over Lake Superior, each name on the wall is illuminated, and as it sets, a beacon is aimed skyward-like the flashlight of a lost soldier showing our veterans the way home.

Old Firehouse & Police Museum

402 23rd Ave. E, Superior, Wisconsin 54880

(715) 394-5712

Built in 1898, the Old Firehouse originally housed five horse-drawn rigs, including the city’s first steamer. Enjoy a unique look at historic fire-fighting equipment and police memorabilia in the last of Superior’s nineteenth-century fire halls! The self-guided tour includes the first floor, filled with historic fire rigs including the Fire Chief’s nineteenth-century horse-drawn buggy, a 1906 Ahrens Steam Pumper, a 1919 LaFrance Ladder Truck, and a 1944 L Model Mack with a Hale pump.On the second floor see the progression of improvements in typical firefighters’ equipment through the years and visit the State of Wisconsin Police and Fire Hall of Fame installation. Open mid-May through mid-October for tours.

Playfront Park on the Bay

Playfront Park, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

Playfront Park on the Bay features a unique children’s playground built by the Junior League of Duluth and Duluth citizens, Playfront Park is located inside Bayfront Festival Park at the base of 5th Ave West. This new playground is an Evos design structure that enhances children’s balance, coordination and strength. The park is open daily for children of all ages.

Positive Energy Outdoors

4757 Datka Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55803

(218) 428-5990

Dog sled tours, sleigh and wagon rides, inland lake kayak and SUP rentals, Lake Superior and inland lake kayak instruction and tours, Duluth and North Shore rock and ice climbing, team building, custom corporate programs, day and residential camps and women’s programs. All ages and abilities are welcome.

Renegade Theater Company

222 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-6775

Start off your weekend the right way—with a hilarious Improv show at Zeitgeist. This new team of fresh, funny local talent will perform game-style Improv made famous by “Whose Line Is It Anyway”. It’s fast-paced, smart, entertaining comedy from some of the finest talent our region has to offer.

S.S. Meteor Maritime Museum/Superior Public Museums

Barker's Island 200 Marina Dr. , Superior , Wisconsin 54880

(715) 394-5712

The SS Meteor is the last remaining above-water whaleback ship in the world! The whaleback freighter was designed by Captain Alexander McDougall and built here in Superior, Wisconsin. These ships, innovative for their time, earned the name “whaleback” for their cigar-shaped steel hulls that rode low in the water when loaded with cargo. Open mid-May through mid-October for tours.

S.S. William A. Irvin

350 Harbor Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-5573

SUPerior Paddle

302 Hawkins St, Duluth, Minnesota 55811

(641) 844-8127

SUPerior Paddle Boarding is built upon one simple principle – a love of Lake Superior. You will not find another lake like it! My goal at SUPerior Paddle Boarding is to provide you with an unforgettable South Shore experience.

Scenic Byways

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Enjoy a change of pace with a relaxing drive on one of our many nearby Scenic Byways. Whether you are traveling to a particular destination or just meandering, State and National Scenic Byways are a great way to enjoy the beauty of the road less traveled. Scenic Highway 61 has been named an All-American Road. This breathtaking section of highway, which runs more than 120 miles from Duluth up Lake Superior’s North Shore to the Canadian Border, is the northernmost tip of one of America’s most fabled thoroughfares.

Siiviis of Sivertson Gallery

361 Canal Park Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 723-7877

We are bursting with fabulous art of the north, and we’ll introduce you to the best artists of the region. “Art of the north” reflects Lake Superior’s beauty, environment, history, and people—and includes the unique regions of far north Alaska and Canada.

Skydive Duluth

4804 Hammond Ave (Richard I Bong Airport), Superior, Wisconsin 54880


We are located only a few miles from beautiful Lake Superior. During the plane ride up to the jumping altitude, a person has one of the best views anywhere in the Midwest.

Skyline Drive, Scenic Byway

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A dramatic 30-mile drive 600 feet above the shoreline. Superb views of Lake Superior, the harbor and Twin Ports; famed Hawk Ridge on Seven Bridges Road; rock canyons, and tumbling streams. Frequent observation points and markers.

Solve Entertainment Escape Rooms

31 W. Superior St, Duluth, Minnesota 55802


At Solve Entertainment Escape Rooms, we opened our first game in November of 2015…one of the earliest creators of such games in the state. Solve has been going strong ever since, having produced 8 separate experiences including the currently running In-Person game THE BABYSITTERS, and one of the first On-Line only experiences PROFESSOR PRANK!

Spirit Lake Marina & RV Park Rentals

121 Spring Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55808

(218) 628-3578

Spirit Lake Marina & RV has an assortment of kayaks, canoes, pontoons, and bikes available for rental. Spend an afternoon biking the Duluth Lakewalk, or any of the numerous nature trails nearby like the Munger Trail. Discover the natural wonder of the lazy St. Louis River by kayak, or haul your fishing gear and a full cooler by canoe to find your own fishing spot.

Spirit Lake Marina Water Sports

121 Spring Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55808


Spirit Lake Marina & Rv has an assortment of bikes, canoes, pontoons, and fishing boats available for rental. Spend the day biking the Duluth Lakewalk, or any of the numerous nature trails like the Munger. Discover the natural wonder of St. Louis bay by canoe, or tackle the white water of the river by kayak. Or just relax on the water, while waiting for the walleye to bite.

Spirit Mountain Adventure Park

9500 Spirit Mountain Place, Duluth, Minnesota 55810

(218) 628-2891

Your Adventure begins right here at Spirit Mountain! You will be find four seasons of fun at our Adventure Park with spectacular views of Lake Superior, St. Louis River and Duluth.

Spirit Mountain Recreation Area

9500 Spirit Mountain Place, Duluth, Minnesota 55810

(218) 624-8501

Spirit Mountain is a hometown Minnesota ski area that is more than expected. Offering amazing views of Lake Superior and located within the city limits of Duluth, MN, Spirit Mountain boasts the second largest vertical drop in the Midwest! Summer Operations open around Memorial Day weekend (weather permitting).

Split Rock Lighthouse

3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Road, Two Harbors, Minnesota 55616

(218) 226-6372

Located on a 130-foot cliff on the rocky coast of Lake Superior, Split Rock Lighthouse is an intact 1910 light station that guided ships across the often stormy waters of western Lake Superior. Today, Split Rock Lighthouse is a Minnesota state historic site and a National Historic Landmark.

Summit Express Gondola at Lutsen Mountains

P.O. Box 129, Lutsen, Minnesota 55612

(218) 663-7281

This aerial gondola is one of the North Shore’s most popular attractions, taking you on a scenic ride to the top of Moose Mountain. Rising 1,000 feet above Lake Superior, the gentle ride is an experience not to be missed.Keep your eyes open for eagles, pine marten, bear, timber wolves, and moose, explore hiking trails, or stop at the Summit Chalet at Lutsen Mountains for gorgeous views and lunch or a snack.

Sunrise Charter Fishing

325 S Lake Ave., Duluth, Minnesota 55802


If you’re looking for an exciting and memorable Great Lakes fishing experience with a professional charter guide, book a half-day or full-day with Sunrise Charter Fishing. Captain Tom Cheetham is a US Coast Guard licensed captain and has fished this area for 20 years. Our goal is to make your fishing experience fun and enjoyable. Whether you are a first time angler or an experienced one, a day on Lake Superior will leave exciting stories and memories.

Superior Hiking Trail

(218) 834-2700

Welcome to the Superior Hiking Trail — a resource for everyone where individuals discover, learn and connect with nature, themselves and each other. The SHT is a rugged footpath that requires appropriate planning and gear. Whether embarking on a leisurely day hike or an extensive thru-hike, we have what you need to be prepared.

Superior Public Museums/Fairlawn Mansion

906 East Second Street, Superior, Wisconsin 54880

(715) 394-5712

Fairlawn was built in 1890 as the family estate of Martin Pattison, lumber and mining millionaire and 3-term mayor of Superior. This 42-room mansion recalls Superior’s boomtown days, as well as its unique, 40-year history as a Children’s Home. Today’s visitors will be impressed by the fully restored exterior and main floor rooms, with exotic woodwork, lush fabrics and spectacular, handpainted ceilings. Open year-round. $12 for adults; $10 for seniors (62+), college, and active military; $6 for youth (6-17), and children 5 and under free.

Superior Pursuits Charter Fishing

1000 Minnesota Ave., Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(906) 360-7513

Come experience the great fishing Lake Superior has to offer with Superior Pursuits Guide Service, a premier Charter Fishing operation based out of Duluth, MN. We specialize in targeting Lake Trout, King Salmon, Coho Salmon (silver), Walleye and Musky on the clear blue waters of Lake Superior and the St. Louis River. With our experienced Captain, well equipped boat, modern electronics, and finest fishing tackle we will provide you with a fishing experience and memories that will last a lifetime.

Swiftwater Adventures

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Our mission is to provide whitewater adventures to anyone and everyone, no experience necessary! Swiftwater seeks to promote responsible outdoor recreation, provide participants with a safe, fun, and exciting adventure, and to provide experiential, environmental, and adventure education trips to colleges, secondary schools, youth groups, and citizen science organizations.

Team Crush Outdoors

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Come out and enjoy a comfortable safe Charter Fishing or Pleasure Yachting experience on Lake Superior in Team Crush’s 33 foot Trojan. Let Captain Cameron “Red Beard” Lindner provide you with a great adventure. Team Crush Outdoors has the right equipment it takes to make sure you Crushum’. Also call for Pleasure Yachting information, and make it a special night for that great guy or gal in your life!

Teatro Zuccone

222 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 336-1414

Our Renegade Improv teams performs multiple nights a week to sold-out crowds in Downtown Duluth and also at private events. Comprised of talented artists that sometimes act in our mainstage productions as well, these weekly performances are completely made up with engaging audience participation.

The Duluth Playhouse

211 E Superior St, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 733-7555

Founded in 1914, Duluth Playhouse is one of the oldest, continuously running, non-profit theatres in the country. The Playhouse produces exceptional live theatrical entertainment across three venues: the NorShor Theatre, the Family Theatre, and the Underground Theatre. Duluth Playhouse showcases the top artistic talent in the region, presenting a series of professional productions that will transport you to another place and time.

The Edge Waterpark

2400 London Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55812

(218) 728-3601

Located along the shores of Lake Superior in Duluth, MN, the Edgewater Hotel & Waterpark is your complete Duluth hotels vacation destination. Enjoy our indoor waterpark, arcade, outside play area, pool and hot tub, and easy access to Duluth’s Lakewalk and restaurants. Relax in a comfortable and clean room with all the amenities and views of Lake Superior. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it here at the funnest hotel in Duluth.

The GND Rec Development Alliance

801 101st Ave West, Duluth, Minnesota 55808

(218) 464-1930

The GND Development Alliance (GNDDA) is a 501 (c)3 that was created to revitalize and transform the Gary New Duluth Recreation Area (GND REC).  The GND REC serves as the center of the Gary New Duluth Community with a functioning community center with programs after school and during summer vacations for youth.

The Lakewalk

The Lakewalk, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

The Lakewalk is 7 miles long, and goes from Canal Park to 60th Avenue East. Take a leisurely stroll, hand-in-hand, stopping for ice cream or a lakeview lunch. Strap on your skates and break a sweat. Or, rent bikes for the whole family and glide up and down the gentle hills.

The Rose Garden at Leif Erikson Park

Leif Erikson Park, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

A spectacular extension of Leif Erikson Park, Duluth’s Rose Garden offers a beautiful arrangement of more than 3,000 rose bushes and other floral delights. There’s also a fountain, a marble gazebo, an herb garden and plenty of benches overlooking the lake.

The St. Louis County Depot

506 West Michigan Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 733-7590

The St. Louis County Depot is a landmark cornerstone of arts and cultural organizations that entertains, educates, inspires, and provides space for a diverse group of guests. The St. Louis County Depot provides new, engaging experiences; is a destination and a community center; and fosters community through education and entertainment that enhances the quality of life for visitors.

The Waterfront Sculpture Walk

The Lakewalk, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

Offering more than beautiful lake views and charming shops and restaurants, Duluth’s waterfront is an expression of art. A series of prized sculptures representing the social, cultural and historical values of Duluth and its Sister Cities in Vaxjo, Sweden; Thunder Bay, Ontario; Perozavodsk, Russia; and Ohara, Japan, create a casual stroll through an outdoor gallery of international art.

Time Out Sailing, LLC

940 Minnesota Ave., Duluth, Minnesota 55804


Feel free to lend a hand raising sails, have a turn at the helm, raise the Aerial Lift Bridge, or just sit back and enjoy the ride. Time Out Sailing operates out of LakeHead Boat Basin on Park Point, just across the Aerial Lift Bridge, a short distance from Canal Park in Duluth, Minnesota. Our excursions explore Lake Superior and the St. Louis Bay Harbor, the world’s most inland port.

Tischer Photographic Gallery

395 S Lake Ave, Duluth, MN 55802, USA

(218) 348-6501

Welcome to the photography of Ryan Tischer featuring exceptional images of Minnesota’s North Shore of Lake Superior and the surrounding region. We sell museum quality artwork for your home or business from many locations in the Lake Superior region including Gooseberry Falls, Split Rock Lighthouse, Tettegouche State Park, the Superior Hiking Trail, and Duluth.

Tom’s Logging Camp

5797 North Shore Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55804

(218) 525-3776

We have restored the past for your pleasure and education in Tom’s Logging Camp. Our camp offers an authentic duplicate of a typical Northern Minnesota Logging Camp, with all the building and articles, original tools and equipment from that by-gone era.

Tweed Museum of Art

1201 Ordean Court, Duluth, Minnesota 55812

(218) 726-8222

The Tweed is inclusive and functions as an art collecting and teaching museum that promotes learning through collections stewardship, exhibits, and diverse art programs for all ages. Founded in 1949 to serve students and Minnesotans, and built in 1958 on the UMD campus, the Tweed operates today in a 33,000 sq. ft. facility. Its collections consist of European, American, and global art. Over time, the Indigenous collections, which began 2007 with a major donation, grew significantly. Today, the museum serves several Indian reservations in our region, rural/urban Minnesota communities, and bordering states such as Wisconsin, Michigan, and Canada.

UMD College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

1211 Ordean Court, Duluth, Minnesota 55812

+1 2187268180

Welcome to the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS)! Our name may have changed, but our academic offerings remain the same. CAHSS offers nearly 40 majors, 33 minors, and three certificate programs from ten different departments that bring together a wide range of academic disciplines. CAHSS programs help students interpret the past, understand the present, and shape the future.

UMD Outdoor Program

1216 Ordean Court, 153 SpHC, Duluth, Minnesota 55812

(218) 726-7128

Providing the community with active, healthy lifestyles and a connection to the outdoors! Get involved in activities such as climbing, aquatics, outdoor activities and more.

Veterans Evergreen Memorial Highway

Highway 23, Askov, MN 55704, USA

A colorful alternative to I-35, the Veteran’s Memorial Highway follows the scenic St. Louis River from Duluth to Askov through Jay Cooke and Banning State Parks. It’s a perfect “Sunday Drive” any day of the week.

Veterans Memorial Hall

506 West Michigan Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 733-7500

Encounter history through the artifacts and stories of veterans connected to northeastern Minnesota. Created in 1909, the hall now hosts more than 1,500 military and home front artifacts and 6,000 veteran stories, among the largest collections in Minnesota. The current exhibit, Generations of Service, illuminates 150 years of U.S. military history by bringing the stories and artifacts of local service members and families into focus. Free admission. Open daily.

Vista Fleet Sightseeing & Dining Cruises

323 Harbor Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-6218

The best way to see Duluth is from the water aboard the Vista Fleet, the northland’s premier attraction! The cruise options are endless; choose from our sensational dining cruises, to exciting narrated sightseeing tours, to stunning fall colors cruises. Please call or visit our website for the current cruise schedule and specials! Schedule varies throughout our season and is subject to change.

Waabizheshikana Trail

Grand Ave at 72nd Ave W, Duluth, Minnesota

3 1/2 mile path along the St. Louis River. This trail is ideal for hiking, jogging, biking, show-shoeing and general sightseeing. Great opportunity to view a variety of species of plants and animals

Wheel Fun Rentals

365 S Lake Ave, Duluth, MN 55802, USA

(218) 464-7292

Explore Duluth’s Canal Walk by hopping on one of our fun unique specialty cycles and explore the surrounding area! Lakewalk offers great vistas of the big lake, attractively maintained parks and gardens, and beaches for wading and rock picking. Be sure to ride onto the Pier – here you can watch vessels from around the world enter Duluth’s port.

Whoopsa Daisy Farm

5399 Samuelson Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55811


Family Farm open Fall weekends August. 28th – November 1st, Friday, Saturdays, and Sundays, 10-6. Activities include a tractor playground, haystack, sand pile, Dino Land, hayride, yard games, horse hunt, crafts, donkeys, goats, and chickens, snacks, a craft sale, and more.

Zeitgeist Arts

222 East Superior Street, Suite 326, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 336-1410

The Zeitgeist Arts building is a hub for film, food, art, and community in downtown Duluth. We are your home movie theater, performance theater, art gallery and restaurant & bar. We thrive on connecting creatives and community members.

Zero Hour Escape Rooms

5 West 1st Street #103, Duluth, Minnesota 55802


Grab your friends, family, or co-workers and join the thousands of escape artists who have tested their mental might at Duluth’s favorite escape room. Explore hand-crafted themes, find hidden clues, solve unique puzzles, learn the mysteries within!


222 East Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55802

(218) 722-7300

Welcome back to the Zinema 2 Movie Theater! Check out our programming or rent the theater for your own private event!

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