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Address: Duluth, MN
Activities: Hiking
Description: Under three miles long, this hiking trail offers fantastic views of...
Under three miles long, this hiking trail offers fantastic views of mountains and Lake Superior.
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A perfect evening stroll

We love this hike for its views. Both inland and outwards towards lake superior. This is a great place to watch the sunset and hear the frogs come out to sing. Once you reach the... read more

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

We love this hike for its views. Both inland and outwards towards lake superior. This is a great place to watch the sunset and hear the frogs come out to sing. Once you reach the loop its a very level hike. Its a must do hike for us every time we visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This is a great introduction to the NorthShore of Lake Superior an the Superior Hikeing Trail. Especially great views of color in the fall. Not to be missed

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Duluth, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I went around June of last year- we found the trail just driving on the highway! The loop was beautiful and a good hike that didn't tire me out. The views were gorgeous, it took about 2 and a half hrs to hike because we stopped for a picnic and enjoyed the views. Would highly recommend! Great lake views

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Bovey, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This is a reasonably easy hike and the reward is fabulous views of Lake Superior and Oberg Lake. We like to visit in late Sept. early Oct. - after the peak of the color season, because the crowds are down and the hillsides are still colorful. With fewer people, we have had numerous sightings of deer and smaller critters.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is one of my favorite snowshoe and cross-country ski destinations. I've hiked it in the summer and fall as well, but there's something magical about it in the wintertime, especially during a snowfall. A nice mix of gentle and more strenuous paths provide something for every level of skier.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This is one of the easier mountain hikes in the area (compared to Carlton Peak and Eagle Mountain). Great views as you hike all around the top of the mountain. We went after peak colors but the forest was still very colorful. Going late in the fall definitely has it's advantages as we had the mountain all to ourselves. There's... More 

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Come early in the day to ensure you can get a parking spot. This is a popular hike; great views, easy hike, smooth trail. Vistas of forest, small Oberg lake and Lake Superior abound. I recommend this as great place to take photos, especially when fall colors are at peak. Also an excellent place to bring a lunch (keep it... More 

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New Brighton, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

So...I come from a family of avid hikers and backpackers but not me. In September during Fall peak colors, I decided to give it a try. We took our time and began the Oberg Loop around 9am. It wasn't as difficult as I thought and the views were great. As we were making our way down to the parking lot,... More 

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Lakeville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The views from Oberg Mountain on a sunny late September morning were stunning! We got many pictures. The weather was beautiful all weekend, which of course meant there were many visitors - the only downside of the visit. Parking at the trailhead was crazy, but still the trip was well worth it. We have many beautiful pictures from this trip.

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Grand Marais, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Easy hike for fabulous views. The parking lot is well marked and has a restroom available. The beginning of the hike is a little rocky and steep--however, sandals or walking shoes are fine for this trek. The loop at the top of the mountain has several overlooks, each unique and beautiful. There's even a picnic table for a box lunch!... More 

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Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth

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