A Trip We Will Never Forget

We’d like to join the Lake Superior Circle Tour Club! On Monday, Sept. 5, 2016, my husband and I left California to start a 7,800 mile road trip, with the highlight being circling Lake Superior, the only Great Lake we hadn’t seen. We arrived in Duluth on Tuesday. Sept 13. Our first stop was the Lake Superior Outlet Store where we bought the Lake Superior Travel Guide and the Lake More

Our Favorite Stops

Our favorite stops included Sleeping Giant Provincial Park in Canada (we stayed in a park cabin) and Whitefish Point (and the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum) at Whitefish Point. We used your special magazine tour guide that we purchased at the Tall Ships Festival and it was extremely helpful. Betsey & Dave Pasley, San Antonio, TX

We’ve Circled!

On September the 5th we completed the Lake Superior Circle Tour clockwise from Duluth to Duluth. We took 12 days for our tour and had overnights at: Duluth, MN; Virginia, MN; Grand Marais, MN; Grand Portage, MN; Thunder Bay, ON; Wawa, ON; Strongs, MI; Munising, MI; Hancock, MI; Bayfield, WI; and Duluth, MN. Some of our favorite experiences were: seeing the massive Hull-Rust-Mahoning open pit mine in Hibbing; watching a More

Circle Tour

We started at Sault Ste. Marie and went counterclockwise around Lake Superior, Aug. 6-12. We stopped at your store in Duluth MN approximately in the middle of the trip. We enjoyed: Copper Peak Ski Jump Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame, Hayward, WI Hilltop Restaurant in L’Anse, MI – large cinnamon buns – $ 4.59! Record Lake Trout in glass case (61 or 62 lbs!) Porcupine Mountains State Park, MI More

Will Do It Again

Seven-day Circle Tour: July 27 to Aug. 2, 2016. 1,517 miles round trip from Hayward, WI riding two motorcycle trikes. 1) Most picturesque shoreline Duluth to Grand Marais, MN By Grand Marais, MI Munising, MI Marquette, MI Copper Harbor – Eagle Ridge, MI Ontonagon – Silver City, MI High overlooks on Hwy. 17, ON 2) Most picturesque towns/lakeside cities Grand Marais, MN Duluth – Canal Park Copper Harbor, MI Grand More

Spectacular Beauty

After talking about it for years, my husband, Terry, and I finally decided to do the tour. We started out on Sunday afternoon, June 12, from Duluth, and did the tour clockwise. We ended the tour a week later in Duluth on Sunday, June 19. We followed Midwest Living Magazine’s suggested day-by-day route. (We weren’t aware of your magazine’s publication on the route until we were in Grand Marais a More

A Wonderful Trip!

We did the Lake Superior Circle Tour from July 3-12, 2015. What an awesome trip! It is so hard to pick favorites. Loved the view of Split Rock Lighthouse from afar. Watching climbers at Palisades Cliffs. Grand Marais was a cute little town (great meal at The Angry Trout). We saw a bear on the Gunflint Trail. High Falls and Kakabeka Falls were just the beginning of many beautiful falls. More

My Second Circle Tour

I completed my second Circle Tour of Lake Superior in July of 2015. First time I completed it was in June of 1980. My favorites stops along the way. Duluth MN North Shore — Gooseberry Falls, Split Rock Lighthouse Thunder Bay — Sleeping Giant Provincial Park Tahquamenon Falls, MI Whitefish Bay/Great Lake Shipwreck Museum Bayfield/Gruenke’s Inn (especially their whitefish livers – yum!) Gerry Ford, Minneapolis, MN

Everywhere Was So Beautiful

When did you complete the Circle Tour? June-July 2015. What were your favorite spots and experiences on the Circle Tour? Sleeping Giant – especially the overlook 1,000 feet above Thunder Bay Loved the provincial parks – very helpful, friendly and comfortable – and lovely to stay right on the lake at Neys. Excellent museum at Whitefish Point. Everywhere was so beautiful. Bob Morrin, Portage, WI Andrea Nelson, Madison, WI

Circled the Inland Sea

On June 6-11, 18 old foreign cars circled the inland sea. Ages ranged from a 1954 Austin Healey to a 1990 Mazda Miata. Engine sizes ranged from 440 cubic inches in a Jensen Interceptor to 600 cubic centimeters in a Citroen 2CV. Highlights of the tour were the Wawa goose, the Sault’s bush plane museum, the shipwreck museum, the road up to Copper Harbor, and the Jampot coming down the peninsula. More