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Address: Isle Royale National Park, MI
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Scenic point reachable by an easy hike from Rock Harbor.

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Mostly an easy and flat hike.

It just has some incredible views. Make sure to bring your camera. The best scenery is all along the hike all the way out to the final point. It's an easy hike and you don't need... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
D M
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Greenville, South Carolina
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202 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It just has some incredible views. Make sure to bring your camera. The best scenery is all along the hike all the way out to the final point. It's an easy hike and you don't need any experience as a hiker to be able to accomplish this trek.

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South Park
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hike to Scoville Point was the perfect walk near Rock Harbor Lodge. Closer to 5 miles than the advertised 4.2, it was a medium grade hike due to the rocks and roots but generally flat. Good for all ages and levels of ability, Terrific scenery and fairly private being so close to the lodge. If you only do one... More 

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Franklin, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trail starts out as a moderate hike with roots and rocks in the the trail. There is some difficult rock-stepping at the end, for a beautiful view. Return on the Tobin Harbor trail is easier. We averaged 1 mile per hour.

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Ankeny, Iowa
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94 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Roughly a 4 mile hike from the lodge at Rock Harbor, Scoville Point is not to be missed if you make a trip to Isle Royale.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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41 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This isn't a very long hike but the view is well worth the effort. Trail can be rocky but it close to shore and there was a breeze.

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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674 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 294 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The elevation change is very minimal, and the Stoll Path largely follows the shoreline to the point. It's about 2 miles from Rock Harbor and is easily reachable in a 3 hour round trip - at a leisurely pace. Bring some lunch and have a picnic at this very scenic spot.

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De Soto, Missouri
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77 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

This is a wonderful scenic hike out to Scoville Point on the Stoll Trail. It is a moderate difficulty only because of all the uneven boulders and tree roots that try to trip you while you are distracted by the scenery. No big hills. Some board walks where you have to balance on a 12" wide board over a wetland... More 

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Bloomington, Illinois
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39 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Grab your walking stick and get back to nature. Magnificent vistas. Flora and fauna unlike any other you will see. A GREAT hike!

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Bel Air, Maryland
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19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

I say "easy" because if you have bad ankles or knees you should be careful on this hike, Long portions are packed large stones so injuries to those with susceptible lower extremities might be an issue. My wife was fighting plantar fasciitis and had to quit before reaching the point.

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Texas
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350 reviews
122 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

This is a hike of a little over 4 miles round trip. It is rated as easy. I would say moderate. There are some rocky points. I would definitely recommend hiking boots. In theory you could do this hike even on just a day visit, but it would have been a close call. You would need to bring your lunch... More 

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