If you love outdoor adventures, you’ll love northeast Minnesota.
This is a land of special places, from wilderness lakes to the magnificent Lake Superior. Rivers tumble over rapids and waterfalls, which are a sight to behold year-round. Get into unspoiled back country, or “rough it” in sheer comfort at a lakeside lodge.
The woods and waters of northeast Minnesota are a great destination for outdoor recreation: in winter, opportunities for skiing, snowshoeing, dogsledding and ice fishing abound. Summer sports range from hiking and biking to camping and kayaking. Or explore the scenic roadways with this motorcycling map.
Duluth offers big city fun, while smaller towns here have some interesting finds, from heritage museums to art galleries. In fact, for many visitors the city sights in these north woods towns are their own adventure. Get to know the unique character of each area in northeast Minnesota: the Iron Range, the North Shore of Lake Superior, River Country and Wilderness & Lakes.
For more comprehensive information on what there is to see and do in the Northeast region, view the online travel guide.