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Thompson Hill Information Center

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8525 W Skyline Pkwy, Duluth, MN 55810-2031
+1 218-723-4938
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Fantastic view!

Not to be missed coming into scenic Duluth. Lots of helpful info but don't forget a jacket, it's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MrsKincade2u
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Duluth, Minnesota
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Stopped at this rest stop and was surprised by the amazing views of the Duluth Bay! Make sure you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rick H
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Duluth, Minnesota
via mobile
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“rest stop” (13 reviews)
“rest area” (11 reviews)
LOCATION
8525 W Skyline Pkwy, Duluth, MN 55810-2031
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+1 218-723-4938
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"rest stop"
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"rest area"
in 11 reviews
"clean rest rooms"
in 3 reviews
"large parking lot"
in 3 reviews
"nice picnic"
in 2 reviews
"north shore"
in 10 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 4 reviews
"twin ports"
in 3 reviews
"duluth harbor"
in 3 reviews
"minnesota"
in 16 reviews
"hybrid"
in 2 reviews
"lake"
in 14 reviews
"shelter"
in 2 reviews
"binoculars"
in 3 reviews
"drive"
in 6 reviews
"highway"
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"vista"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not to be missed coming into scenic Duluth. Lots of helpful info but don't forget a jacket, it's always windy on top Thompson Hill!

Thank MrsKincade2u
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at this rest stop and was surprised by the amazing views of the Duluth Bay! Make sure you visit the opposite side of the facility to see the best views! Great place to picnic, if the weather cooperates! There is a dog area .

Thank Rick H
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Reviewed January 10, 2018

My wife and I traveled to this place when we were traveling through Duluth and we are glad that we did. The views are outstanding and it really makes one realize how big of an area the ports of Duluth and Superior really are. Very...More

Thank DonandLisaFromUSA
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

Very nice rest area with information. Friendly staff. Great views going into Duluth and large parking lot for RV's and trucks.

Thank Karen Ruth W
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

I've been to this rest stop many times. There is a wealth of information for the places to see in Minnesota, very clean rest rooms, a picnic area and great parking. Even if you don't need the information or rest rooms it's worth the stop...More

Thank laura m
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Reviewed September 19, 2017

If you see the sign from the highway, take the exit, and stop. It's worth your time to strech your legs, and enjoy the panoramic view of the twin ports. The rest area is kept clean, and the sculptures on the property are a good...More

Thank CMDBFD
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

Always a good place to see the view of Duluth and Lake Superior. Great access for lots of travel information.

Thank Carol-Ann B
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Reviewed September 11, 2017

Very easy to find off of I-35, The parking lot is huge, even campers and motorhomes would easily find ample parking. The shelter area is very clean, and filled with a wide assortment of travel brochures, maps, and just about anything related to Minnesota travel....More

Thank William B
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Great rest stop and place to get your first great view of Duluth. You can find all the tourist info you might need for your visit to Duluth!

Thank Nanalee3
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Reviewed July 23, 2017

This was the perfect place to turn off before going down into Duluth. We got some great photographs, some great panoramas to see.

Thank iinadia
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