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A Hiking Discovery along Lake Superior’s North Shore – July 2017

July 23, 2017 @ 8:00 am - July 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm


A Hiking Discovery along Lake Superior’s North Shore
July 23 – 29, 2017  (Road Scholar® #21937RJ)

Features hikes along Lake Superior’s north shore along the Minnesota shoreline. Take in the beauty of Minnesota’s coast this week, exploring state parks, national monuments, sacred American Indian sites, and much more.

Led by noted experts, enjoy a unique experience through daily walks and field trips along Lake Superior’s shores. Learn about natural history, geology, plant and animal life, human impacts including logging, mining, and commercial fishing, current challenges, and cultural connections with the Ojibwe, one of North America’s largest Native American/First Nations groups. Absorb a wealth of knowledge amid beautiful settings as we walk along the shorelines of North America’s largest Great Lake.

Double Occupancy: $1,899
Single Occupancy: $2,499


  • Learn from two of the most knowledgeable local experts on Lake Superior, authors of 25 books, accomplished educators, and senior instructors on their 5 year anniversary walk around the lake.
  • Encounter beach flats, dunes, forests, islands, mountains, parks, wilderness areas and more along either the Minnesota shoreline on the dates that explore Lake Superior’s northern shores or the Wisconsin and Michigan shorelines on the dates that explore Lake Superior’s southern shores.
  • Meet and talk with local residents in small towns and communities along the way.

Activity Notes

Multiple field trips or walks per day, up to 6 miles; much of the terrain will be unpaved trails in state parks and natural areas with rocks, roots, uneven surfaces.


Itinerary Summary

Duluth, MN 1 night; Two Harbors, MN 1 night; Beaver Bay, MN 1 night; Grand Marais, MN 2 nights; Duluth, MN 1 night

Click here for more information and online registration on the Road Scholar site


July 23, 2017 @ 8:00 am
July 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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54165 Audubon Dr.
Sandstone, MN 55072 United States
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888-404-7743 or 320-245-2648


888-404-7743 or 320-245-2648
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