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Winter Activities & Events
Minnesota North Shore: Skiing, Snowmobiling, Snowshoe Hiking, Snow Reports, Winter Festivals and more

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January 27, 2017. 2 to 8 inches of snow are being reported along the North Shore from Duluth to Grand Marais with more accumulation over the next few days. Also temperatures are expected to generally remain below freezing so any snow accumulation should stick. See more Weather & Snow Depth Report Details here

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For outdoor recreation, snowshoeing hiking trails is our favorite wintertime activity along the North Shore. Many others enjoy downhill skiing at Lutsen or Spirit Mountain, cross country skiing in the state parks and national forest trails, snowmobiling along the many excellent trails the entire length of the north shore, ice fishing, and other winter festival activities.

Below are a few of the Minnesota North Shore winter recreation and events, plus a snow conditions report links, we know are taking place from Duluth, MN to Grand Marais. Some of the dates for winter 2015-16 events have yet to be posted. When they are we'll update our calendar.


2016 - 2017 Winter & Holiday Events - Minnesota North Shore

Snow Reports

Lake Superior Snow & Weather Reports

Minnesota North Shore Snowboard & Ski Areas near Lake Superior

Winter is a great time to enjoy the North Shore; you can see views and sights not easily seen during the other seasons. Here's some North Shore winter recreation photos and scenes from an earlier winter, where we enjoyed a wintertime visit to some of our favorite hiking trails on snowshoes and sampling some of our favorite restaurants. We returned in a later year . . . to catch the John Beargrease Race in January.

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Mobile-Friendly Lake Superior Circle Tour Travel Planner

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Lake Superior Camping
& Campground Directory

Camping along the Lake Superior Circle Drive.

Fall colors from the top of Moose Mountain
North Shore Fall Colors from the top of Moose Mountain.

John Beargrease Race
John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon Race
January 29 - Feb 4, 2017

books and guides on hiking and camping
Hiking and Camping Guides & Books

Canal Park Brewery Beer Garden Enjoying lake breezes and views at the Canal Park Brewery Beer Garden - Canal Park.

Regional Weather from the Weather Channel
Weather Reports

Reviews Golf Courses Around Lake Superior
See our
Reviews & Ratings of Minnesota North Shore golf courses.

About the Superior Hiking Trail



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Lake Superior Circle Tour Road Map & Guide to Travel Attractions around Lake Superior.


Lake Superior Agate?
Identifying Lake Superior Agates and Beach Rocks.

Grand Marias Harbor and Trading Post Grand Marais Minnesota and its beautiful harbor voted as the favorite village around Lake Superior by circle tour travelers.

Best Minnesota
North Shore
Agate Beaches

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Minnesota North Shore CampgroundsSuperior Trails Guide to MN North Shore State Park Camping and Campgrounds

Understanding and Finding Agates
Our Reviews of the best guides to Lake Superior Agates and Beach Rocks

Duluth Enger Park Tower
Duluth's Enger Park and Enger Park Tower

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Hotel, Motel Lodging
Duluth, Mn, Two Harbors, Grand Marais, Minnesota
North Shore

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Canoe Trails:
Wabakimi Canoe Trips
Canoe Trip Stories