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Skyline Parkway

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Address: Duluth, MN
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Amazing Heights/Amazing Sights

Well worth the drive. Plan on stopping at the overlooks as the view is interesting and beautiful. It is the next best thing to being in an airplane to view the harbor!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Plymouth, Minnesota
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Plymouth, Minnesota
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Well worth the drive. Plan on stopping at the overlooks as the view is interesting and beautiful. It is the next best thing to being in an airplane to view the harbor!

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Pittsburgh, PA
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103 reviews 103 reviews
37 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

The Skyline Drive can take less than an hour, or maybe way more depending on how long you sit at the viewpoints and watch the vista below. We sat for a long time watching a huge ship move toward the lift bridge, although we could not find a good place to actually see it go through. Stop at Enger Tower... More 

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Duluth, MN
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53 reviews 53 reviews
16 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Travel the parkway and get the best view of Duluth ever! There are pullover areas--stop and take pictures, enjoy.

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Duluth, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Driving skyline drive in the fall is a tradition for my husband and I. We make coffee, start at the west end and enjoy the gorgeous lead colors and views of the St Louis River and the lake.

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Chisago City, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

For 50 years the Skyline Parkway has always been a favorite. The Northeast end with Hawks' Ridge and Seven Bridges Road stand out as the best recent upgrades. Duluth is a fabulous outdoor city and the Skyline Parkway tops it off nicely.

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Park Falls
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Fun little road giving you a great view of the night skyline of Duluth. Gives unique perspective of Lake superior.

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

The Skyline Parkway give visitors an excellent view of Lake Superior. It is totally awesome to park and view

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Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
105 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I enjoyed this thoroughly! the views are great and the roads take you north/east through residential areas, city areas, over bridges, by waterfalls, and way up high on the cliff where you can see hawks and other migrating birds. If you go south/west from yown, you look down on the iron ore, and grain loading areas of the harbor. That's... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We love to take this drive along the top of Duluth. Let's you look down at Lake Superior and the St Louis river. This drive let's you appreciate the beauty of the city that is built on a hill.

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The Netherlands
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102 reviews 102 reviews
39 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Absolutely beautiful to take the skyline parkway. You can drive from east to west or the other way around. Very good views on Duluth and Lake Superior. In the informationcenter they were very helpful with maps and information.

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

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