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Lake County Circle Tours

Explore a plethora of historic sites that tell the stories of Lake County’s evolution, including historical landmarks, architecture, industry birthplaces, and community icons. Two Harbors may be best known for its location near Lake Superior. However, there’s much more to explore around town than only the great lake. Take the Two Harbors Selfie Tour and…

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Tettegouche Camp Historic District

Tettegouche Camp Historic District Once a private hunting club for local businessmen, the land was purchased from the Alger Smith Logging Company in 1910 with original camp buildings constructed in 1920.

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Hiking & Biking

Hiking & Biking Hiking and biking are two of the best ways to experience the beauty of the North Shore!  From scenic lakeside walking trails to the world-famous Superior Hiking Trail and the fantastic trail systems within our state parks, there is truly something for everyone.

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Fishing

Fishing Go out and discover why this is LAKE County. It would not be called Lake County if there wasn’t anywhere to fish. You will think that fishing in Lake County is fin-tastic and you will be hooked into coming back. If you can think of any better fish puns let minnow, but we are trying to scale…

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Birding

Each Spring in Lake County we get greeted by birds that migrate back to the north.  It gives us the chance to appreciate these birds until they go back south for the winter.  When visiting Lake County be sure to check out these birding spots. Two Harbors Lighthouse Point provides bird watchers a prime location…

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Climbing

Climbing Interested in climbing in Lake County? Check out these awesome places to climb before you attempt to scale anything. Climbing is a great way to experience nature and exercise. One of the more unique places where you can climb is Tettegouche State Park. The premier spot for climbing has to be Palisade Head where…

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ATV & OHV

ATV & OHV If you like adventure and thrill, then Lake County is for you. With some of the most thrilling and action-packed trails in the area you will never be bored. Load up the ATV’s and head up North for the weekend to endure the never-ending adrenaline of the ATV trails of Lake County….

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Canoeing & Kayaking

Canoeing & Kayaking Both canoeing and kayaking are great ways to get out on the water and exercise.  You will find many places in Lake County for you to paddle around. If you’re looking to get out in the water in a kayak or canoe, Lake County has lots of options for where you can…

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Shipwrecks

Shipwrecks When you think of shipwrecks on Lake Superior, your first thought may be the SS Edmund Fitzgerald, but Lake County and Lake Superior have a much deeper history than just the one ship. In the late 1800s and early 1900s the Great Lakes (Lake Superior in particular) were very dangerous to sail on. Here are several…

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Rockhounding

Rockhounding Whether it is igneous, sedimentary, or metamorphic, Lake County has the rocks you are looking for. Rockhounding is a great activity to get you outside during the summer. The North Shore is the best place to find the most unique rocks in the county. In lake county Minnesota there is no shortage on rocks….

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