North Shore Scenic Drive
National Forest: Superior National Forest
Length: 154.0 mi / 247.8 km
Time to Allow: Take three hours to drive the byway or one to two days to enjoy stops along the way.
This byway follows the majestic shoreline of Lake Superior, the world's largest freshwater lake. Experience some of the most spectacular scenery in the country. The drive provides access to eight state parks, and the Superior National Forest and offers unlimited opportunities to enjoy the outdoors in all seasons.
With miles of spectacular lake views, untamed wilderness, and friendly community services, Lake Superior’s North Shore Scenic Drive is one of Minnesota’s premier bicycling destinations.
With eight state parks, mountainous backdrops, a vast inland coast, and world-class racing events, the North Shore Scenic Drive All-American Road of northeastern Minnesota is like no other snowmobiling destination. Each year fresh blankets of shimmering snow cover the countryside and welcome snowmobile enthusiasts from all over the country to explore the rugged Lake Superior shoreline.
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1-Day Trip: North Shore Tour
Take a tour of Lake Superior along the North Shore Scenic Drive and soak in the spirit of the northern forests from Duluth all the way to the...