Category Archives: North Shore Parks

Judge C. R. Magney State Park

Name: Judge C.R. Magney Park Year it became a State Park: 1957 Section of Minnesota: Upper North Shore. Nearby Town: Grand Marais, Grand Portage Positives: It’s a North Shore Park. And it has an impressive waterfall. The Negatives: There’s no … Continue reading

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Tip: Viewing Split Rock Lighthouse From The Highway

Those who are familiar with the North Shore Highway may be noticing a change: Highway 61 no longer runs passed the overlook that allows stoppers-by to view the historic lighthouse. But here is something may not be widely known: The … Continue reading

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Split Rock Lighthouse State Park

Name: Split Rock Lighthouse State Park Year it became a State Park: 1945 Section of Minnesota: North Shore – Arrowhead Nearby Town: Beaver Bay Positives: It’s on Lake Superior! The biggest lake in the world! It has the world famous … Continue reading

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Gooseberry State Park

Name: Gooseberry Falls State Park Year it became a State Park: 1937 Section of Minnesota: North Shore Nearby Town: Two Harbors Positives: It’s got great falls, very nice trails, a beautiful slice of the shoreline. Make sure you check out … Continue reading

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