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“Great eye-opening experience” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Superior National Forest

Superior National Forest
8901 Grand Avenue Place, Duluth, MN 55808
218-626-4300
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Ranked #24 of 47 Attractions in Duluth
Type: Forests
Activities: Hiking, Camping, Canoeing, Driving
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Owner description: Established in 1909, these three million acres of land, rock, water and trees are located on the U.S. and Canadian border.
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“Great eye-opening experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011

The views alone are worth visiting the Superior National Forest. I highly recommend hiking the Carlton Peak and spending the night near Temperance River. These may be the greatest views Minnesota has to offer.

If you're up for a short day hike, try out the Oberg Mountain loop. Dog and kid friendly area. I will definitely visit this area again.

I visited those areas along with a few others on a 5 day hike on part of the Superior Hiking Trail and couldn't be happier with my experience. I would recommend an experience like this to anyone who is looking for a incredible views and awesome camping experience!

Note: the camps are first come - first serve, but most people you run into on these trails are friendly and welcoming, and it is a fun time to share a camp with others and share stories of each other's hiking experiences.

Visited September 2011
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Richfield, Minnesota
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“Good natural beauty; not worth the drive from Duluth”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2008

Not exactly in Duluth. It's about 1.5 to 2 hours drive from the City. The visitor center is in Duluth, but that's it.

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