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North Shore - The Beauty of Fall

For people in Minnesota, North Shore is a given destination. Easily doable in a couple of days, this is the perfect weekend getaway. We recently did just a day road trip, to gauge what we should explore more in the days to come. 343 more words


Highway 61 Visited

Before the days of Interstates (motorways), the USA was criss-crossed by a series of long, long roads with their lengths measured in hundreds and even thousands of miles.  2,204 more words

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Split Rock Lighthouse

DAY 3 (Part 2) – Split Rock Lighthouse State Park

Our final stop before arriving home was the Split Rock Lighthouse.

Split Rock Light House operated from 1910 until 1969. 72 more words


The North Shore of Lake Superior: Split Rock Lighthouse

One of my favorite places along the North Shore is Split Rock Lighthouse State Park.  This place is often featured on Minnesota calendars.  Our visit was enhanced by the amazingly dramatic clouds over Lake Superior.   113 more words


Six Amazing Sights in Minnesota

I’ve traveled many places in my life and lived elsewhere, but I will always call Minnesota my home.

That being said, what the East and West Coasters consider “flyover” space has some amazing scenery.  476 more words

Lake Superior

A Storm Shall Come. 

Today we visited Split Rock Lighthouse along The North Shore of Lake Superior. It was put into service on July 31, 1910 in response to a storm from 1905 that damaged 29 ships!! 297 more words