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“Incredible view”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Skyline Parkway

Ranked #17 of 94 things to do in Duluth
Certificate of Excellence
Roseville, MN
Level Contributor
35 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Incredible view”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2011

The drive past spirit mountain on skyline drive offers a unique view of Duluth not seen by everyone.

Visited November 2011
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Superior Wisconsin, USA
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“unique drive”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2011

Be sure you take your camera. There are several places where you can stop and get incredible pictures of the area. I like to get on the parkway at the visitors center at exit 249 off of I-35 south bound. This allows you to drive south to north. My husband and I have driven the parkway during the summer and fall so far. Each is different and unique. There are several sections that go through neighborhoods, cross major roads, and goes around UMD, so a map is needed. You can get a map at the visiting center, but it is pretty rudimentary. I haven't found the perfect map yet, even online, but if you have multiple maps you will do alright. Drove around Hawks Ridge in October and there was a section blocked off for taking pictures of the birds (still able to drive through though.) A lot of parks and various places to park and have a picnic too.

Visited June 2011
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Rhinelander, WI
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36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Winding and pretty”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2011

Follow this road for spectacular views of the lake, the city and oh, yes, Hawk Ridge!

Visited September 2011
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Twin Cities, MN
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76 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“A Beautiful Sight Seeing Tour in Duluth”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2011

Awesome views of the lake. It starts southwest of Duluth at Spirit Mountain ends at Seven Bridges Road Northeast of Duluth. Check out Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory is a must see!

Visited October 2011
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Overland Park, KS
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102 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“WOW”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2011

The views make this dirve well worth the effort. Unlike other reviews, we found the signage very good and many parts of the road appear to have been recently reconstructed. We picked up a Skyline Parkway Map which made it very simple to find from Canel Park. The views are breathtaking. Make sure to stop at Enger Park.

Visited October 2011
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