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Split Rock Lighthouse

Split Rock Lighthouse Historic Site Split Rock Lighthouse is a North Shore icon, perched on the cliffs of Lake Superior.  It has been restored to its early 1920s appearance and was designated as a National Historic Landmark in 2011. Visit the beautiful historic grounds and learn about the fascinating history of the beacon that guided…

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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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The Depot Museum

The Depot Museum The Depot Museum’s exhibits reflect the development of Lake County with emphasis placed on three northern Minnesota’s significant industries; iron mining and the railroad, timber, and commercial fishing.

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Edna G

Edna G The tugboat, Edna G, once worked the Great Lakes and is now preserved as a museum ship. Edna G was built by the Cleveland Shipbuilding Company in 1896 for the Duluth and Iron Range Railroad for $35,397.50. Her name derives after the daughter of J. L. Greatsinger, then president of the railroad.

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Two Harbors Light Station

Two Harbors Light Station The Two Harbors Light Station remains the oldest continuously operating lighthouse on Minnesota’s North Shore.

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Cross Country Skiing

Cross Country Skiing The North Shore has limitless options for cross-country skiing, with trails in all types of terrain and covering all ability levels.  Get out and enjoy the peacefulness of winter on the trails!

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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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Fat Tire Biking

Gear Up for Fat & Mountain Biking on the North Shore! Bring your fat tire or mountain bike (or rent one!) and hit the trails, to enjoy the North Shore in an entirely different way!

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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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