Thirteen Hundred Miles Around Gitche Gumee

I started my circle tour at Sault Ste. Marie, MI and circled counter-clockwise through Ontario, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. My favorite activities were Soo Locks Tour, Agawa Canyon Train Tour, Rossport Islands Boat Tour, and Copper Harbor Sunset Cruise. Favorite places to stay were Big Bay Lighthouse Bed & Breakfast and Whitefish Point Light Station Crews Quarters. Favorite places to eat were Grandma’s Saloon & Grill in Duluth and Muldoon’s More

LSCT 2018 via bicycle

Elly and I completed our tour around the Big Lake on August 4th, 2018. We set off from The Lake of the Clouds in the Porcupine Mountains of Michigan, biking clockwise around Superior, and returned to our starting point after 23 days of riding. We had completed weekend tours before, but this journey was by far the biggest and baddest either of us had attempted. The quality of the roads More

Motorcycle Circle Tour July 2018

We started out at Sault Ste. Marie at the Soo Locks then went to Picture Rocks Lakeshore in Munising and Presque Isle in Marquette. Copper Harbor up on the Keweenaw Peninsula. Also stopped at the Great Lakes Visitor Center in Ashland and  went through Wisconsin and into Duluth, Minnesota and up along Highway 61 to Thunder Bay Canada. We went through Nipigon, Terence Bay, Marathon, and spent the night in More

Lake Superior Circle Tour – Bucket List, check!

We traveled clockwise around the Big Lake; starting in Ironwood, MI at Little Girls Point. The lake water here was extremely dark red mud stained due to recent heavy rains and there was no swimming because of e-coli concerns. Our first night was spent in Bayfield, WI which was beautiful as always. We passed through Duluth/Superior without stopping if an effort to experience Gooseberry Falls and Split Rock Lighthouse (time More

Circle Tour by motorcycle.

One of the best rides we’ve ever taken with beautiful scenery around every bend. Started in Sault Ste. Marie and did the tour counter-clockwise with overnight stays in Wawa, Schreiber, Thunder Bay, Duluth, Ironwood, and Baraga. Highlights were the many waterfalls, Ouimet Canyon, Split Rock Lighthouse, and Copper Harbor. Highly recommend this tour. Dave & Sue Wurl, Rockford MI

Circle Tour Highlights

We traveled around the lake from June 4-11 and these were our highlights: Gooseberry Falls, the driving in the U.P. and Ontario, The Old Rittenhouse Inn, Apostle Islands Cruise, the fish fry at the Ramada in Hurley, Glensheen Mansion and staying at the South Pier Inn, in Duluth. Terry & Kristi Teeple, Monroe, IA