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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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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

Bring your fat tire 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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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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