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Apostle Islands

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Address: Duluth, MN
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Activities: Kayaking, Camping
Description: Popular sailing destination located in Minnesota's Lake Superior.

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been there in winder when ice is hard to walk on

most beautiful scene I see in the world of the ice. it's amazing what Mother Nature will reveal to human eyes

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

most beautiful scene I see in the world of the ice. it's amazing what Mother Nature will reveal to human eyes

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We were really excited to see the islands but they are only accessible by kayaks and it is expensive so be prepared. We could not find a good view from land that was accessible to the public.

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Savage, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We love this place so much we would rather have it to ourselves! I like nothing more than waking up on Sand island and looking out of the tent across the lake. Better yet having Devil's island all to myself and walking up to the light house to see the caves. These are magical places that we should all feel... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Went to view the Ice Caves and Caverns during March 2015. The entire lake superior turned out to be solid ice, we had to wear ice cleats to ensure we dont slip and break something. The ice formations were to be found along side the shore or walls. Some of them were good and some were OK types. The hype... More 

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Park Falls
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We enjoyed the entire experience. Took a boat tour through the islands. Incredible beauty and interesting history.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Heading to the Apostle Islands is the perfect getaway! Whether you are day tripping or renting a house for a weekend or month.. you truly feel like you are in another world! The vastness of Lake Superior is only complimented by the quaintness and charm of the local flavor and flair! Take the ferry over to Madeline Island, rent a... More 

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Hudson, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This has been a favorite trip for my wife and I for the last three years. There are so many great activities in the area, there is bound to be something for everyone. We enjoy taking bike rides out on Madeline Island as well as taking in the sites on any of their scenic boat tours.

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Crosby, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We try to make it to the Apostles over Labor Day and have gone the past several years, and will go again this year. We have three boats in our family party and dock at Pike's Bay Marina, which has wonderful facilities for the boats, and the showers, and breakroom and shop are all very nice. The staff is very... More 

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Chester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This was a once in a lifetime visit for my wife and I and we almost missed it. I saw the pictures from last year and wanted to come up then (we live a 12 hour drive from Southern Illinois) and couldn't get the time. When I saw that they opened again this year on the 27th of February, and... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Visited the ice caves from Meyers Beach 2014 and 2015. 2014 we felt the ice formations were more elaborate. Parking was very busy and could add a lot of mileage to the hike. Spent 4 hours snd hiked atound 6 miles. It's a mildly strenuous walk on slippery ice and uneven snow. It's a great way to enjoy nature sns... More 

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Address: Duluth, MN
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth

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