Our Circle Tour

We started in Grand Marais, Michigan and headed west around the lakeshore. We skipped the Keweenaw Peninsula as we’d done it before and will do it again! Enjoyed a beach picnic and fresh artesian well water in Ashland Wisconsin, and on to Duluth. Minnesota was my favorite stretch of the trip – Glensheen mansion, Gooseberry Falls, Split Rock lighthouse, Grand Marais. The Grand Portage Heritage Center and Fort William in More

Really Enjoyed the Trip

My wife and I just completed the Circle Tour of Lake Superior. Almost 3,500 miles of driving from our home in Kansas City to Duluth, Minnesota, where we began the tour. We really enjoyed the trip immensely and here are some highlights: We visited the Fairlawn and Glensheen homes in Duluth as well as tried out some local food from Clyde’s and Pickwick. We traveled the North Shore, stopping at More

Our Best Experiences

We recently completed the Lake Superior Circle Tour by car as a married couple. June 18 through June 26 were the dates, start to finish, of our adventure. Our best experiences were as follows: The Pictured Rocks Cruise at Munising, Michigan. The mineral-stained cliffs were awe-inspiring with Mother Nature at her best! The boat tour provided us with up-close views at eye level as well as a verbal geological lesson More

Favorite Spots

We started in Duluth, Minnesota, and ended in Superior, Wisconsin, on July 19, 2011. Our favorite spots and experiences on the Circle Tour were: Glensheen, the Historic Congdon Estate tour on Lake Superior Duluth, Minnesota Skipping flat rocks into the harbor at Grand Marais Liked seeing Lake Superior along our drive Kakabeka Falls just out of Thunder Bay Wawa, the giant Goose statue and of a big Inukshuk Liked looking More