One of the most popular destinations in the Arrowhead Region is the Superior Hiking Trail, a 277-mile footpath that follows Lake Superior from Duluth to the Canadian border. With trailheads every 5-10 miles, the trail is extremely accessible and can be experienced in small chunks or over the course of a multi-day backpacking trip… take your pick, but be sure to take the trek! For an extremely in-depth look at the Lake Superior Hiking Trail, visit the Superior Hiking Trail Association’s page.
The Superior Hiking Trail meanders along Lake Superior’s ridgeline up the North Shore. In Duluth, the trail can be accessed from the following locations: