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“Feels like vacation!”

Ranked #1 of 95 things to do in Duluth
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Reviewed June 15, 2013

One of my FAVORITE parts of our trip was this beautiful little drive! You're right at the waters edge, and there's lots of cute little houses to check out too!

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Reviewed June 15, 2013

If you've made it up to Duluth, do pamper yourself with a drive up route 61. This is one of the most beautiful parts of the world, and there are plenty of unique restaurants and bars along the route.

1  Thank Travis B
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Reviewed June 13, 2013

Got Groupon passes - saved and had a blast, Train goes along coastal area of Lake Superior and goes a little bit past the Glensheen mansion. Very pretty scenic ride. Its not too long and its not too short - kids love it! Great time had by all!

5  Thank Mnblond4ever
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Reviewed June 12, 2013

This is a great drive, whether it's just the two of you or you have a van packed with kids. There are tons of places to get out, take pictures, walk around, swim or picnic. You can stop at Gooseberry Falls or Betty's Pies or a stretch of beach to throw rocks in the water. A nicer drive in warm weather and bring your swimsuit but beware... the lake is pretty cold if you don't find some inner falls or pond!

1  Thank Bergmom
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Reviewed June 12, 2013

The North Shore drive is so gorgeous. Be sure to drive at least up to Split Rock Light House. Make many stops along the way to really enjoy the big lake!

1  Thank Jeffrey R
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