Hiking the North Shore: 50 Fabulous Day Hikes in Minnesota's Spectacular Lake Superior Region

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Naturalist and North Shore expert Andrew Slade details 50 of the top day hikes along inland ridges and the Lake Superior shoreline. You'll savor these beautiful routes as the author guides you through his favorite locales of the region.
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Overview

Naturalist and North Shore expert Andrew Slade details 50 of the top day hikes along inland ridges and the Lake Superior shoreline. You'll savor these beautiful routes as the author guides you through his favorite locales of the region.
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North Shore Photo Art - Hargesheimer Rudi
Andrew Slade has revealed to hikers a tremendous treasure in his choice of 50 hikes. There are gems here I had never heard of — and I thought I knew the North Shore inside and out. I can hardly wait to get my feet moving and my camera clicking.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780979467523
  • Publisher: There And Back Books
  • Publication date: 3/28/2011
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 445,397
  • Product dimensions: 8.46 (w) x 5.52 (h) x 0.48 (d)

Meet the Author

Andrew Slade is a writer, naturalist and educator who grew up exploring Minnesota's North Shore. He has hiked in 27 states and five provinces. He visited all 66 campgrounds in the North Shore area, checking nearly 2000 individual campsites. He lives within a stone's throw of Lake Superior wit his wife and their two sons. Slade has a masters degree in environmental studies. He is also the author of Skiing the North Shore and Camping the North Shore.
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Table of Contents

Foreword ix

Preface xi

The best hiking in Minnesota 1

Andrew's picks 7

Hiking the North Shore: 50 fabulous day hikes

1 Silver Creek Trail 9

2 St. Louis River Loop 13

3 Elys Peak 16

4 Western Waterfront Trail 20

5 Peace Ridge 23

6 Enger Tower 26

7 Duluth Beach Walk 29

8 Minnesota Point 32

9 Downtown Lakewalk 35

10 Hartley Nature Center 38

11 Knife River 41

12 McCarthy Creek 44

13 Lake County Demonstration Forest 47

14 Lighthouse Point 50

15 Encampment River 53

16 Crow Creek Valley 57

17 Five Falls Loop 60

18 Gitchi Gummi Trail 63

19 Split Rock River Loop 66

20 Corundum Point Trail 69

21 Beaver Bay to Split Rock 73

22 Twin Lakes Trail 77

23 Shovel Point 80

24 Tettegouche Lakes Loop 83

25 Wolf Ridge Fantasia 87

26 Section 13 90

27 Eighteen Lake 93

28 Divide Lake 96

29 Humpback Trail 98

30 Hogback Lake 101

31 Temperance River 104

32 Carlton Peak 107

33 Leveaux Mountain 110

34 Oberg Mountain 113

35 Lutsen Gondola Hike 116

36 Caribou Trail to Lutsen 119

37 Eagle Mountain 122

38 Lookout Mountain 126

39 Cascade River Loop 130

40 Devil Track River 133

41 Lima Mountain 137

42 Caribou Rock Trail 140

43 Bryce-Breon Trail 143

44 Magnetic Rock Trail 146

45 Centennial Trail 149

46 Devil's Kettle 153

47 Border Route Trail Sampler 156

48 Mount Josephine 159

49 Historic Grand Portage 162

50 Middle Falls Trail 166

Resources and contacts for hikers 169

Index 173

About the author 178

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 3, 2014

    Looks great!

    Bought as a gift for a nephew that recently moved to this area. It looks great! Since it has been recently published, I'm assuming the trails are still correct. Nicely organized!

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