1958

I don’t know if this counts, but when I was 10 years old (1958) my dad got a new Oldsmobile and he and my mom, my aunt and uncle and a cousin drove around Lake Superior one summer. I have a few memories of the trip. Near the end I remember things were getting a little tense between my dad and my uncle (who had some anger issues and was More

Awesome Vacation

We spent almost 4 weeks making this trip. Spent a lot of time reviewing the Lake Superior Travel Guide and making all reservations ahead of time. Also making notes of what things we wanted to see. We had good weather the entire time and the scenery was amazing. We have been to Duluth many times so we started and finished the trip there and went clockwise. We took several boat More

Lake Superior

I traveled the lake this past July with a new friend. We did the trip in one week and camped every night. I really liked Thunder Bay. It was a beautiful city, with music, art, and good food and drinks. We stopped at many breweries along the way. One that was particularly unique was in Grand Marais, MN because you could sit on the roof and enjoy your beer while More

A Pre-Fall Tour

I didn’t think about Fall Colors when I planned this trip. Saw some color on the Keeweenau Peninsula, but that’s the only place. Enjoyed revisiting the South Shore and Sault Ste. Marie. The Canadian Bushpilot Heritage Center in the Sault Ste. Marie, Canada, is an awesome place for plane enthusiasts. The best views of the Big Lake were on the North Shore where I spend my summers.

Hills of Fire— Fall Camping Around the Lake

We took our tour counterclockwise starting in Iron River. We took the Ale tour, making sure to (safely) stop at each brewery as we made our way around the lake. Weather was cold but the colors were vibrant! By the time we were in Canada bus tours filled with tourists were traveling along the coast to get a peek at the peak colors. The Ale tour was strong until we More