Northern Light Lake Overlook

Northern Light Lake Overlook

Round-trip: 2 km Difficulty: Moderate Location: Grand Marais, MN Click Here for Google Map. Take this short steep hike –gaining 380 feet over 1km– to the top of Blueberry Hill for views of Northern Light Lake and upper Brule River. From Grand Marais drive...
Mount Rose

Mount Rose

Climb 300ft to the top of Mount Rose at the Grand Portage National Monument site. Round-trip: 2 km Difficulty: Moderate Location: Grand Portage, MN Click Here for Google Map. It had been some time since I last hiked this trail. They have since installed beautiful...

Mount Josephine

Mount Josephine is one of the peaks in the Sawtooth Mountains of northeastern Minnesota and is located in the Grand Portage Reservation. Trail Details Roundtrip: 5km Difficulty: Moderate Location: Grand Portage, MN Click here for Google Map. Directions to the...
Mt Maud Fire Tower

Mt Maud Fire Tower

The Mt Maud Fire Tower is located near Grand Portage, MN and provides great views of the surrounding forest and Lake Superior. Roundtrip: 250 m Difficulty: Moderate Location: Grand Portage, MN Click Here for Google Map. As you can tell I have been fascinated by fire...
Mt Sophie Fire Tower

Mt Sophie Fire Tower

Hike to the Mt Sophie tower. It is possible to visit Mt Sophie on the same day as you visit the Mt Maud fire tower. Roundtrip: 3km Difficulty: Moderate Location: Grand Portage, MN Click Here for Google Map. After this one, I’ll try to get off my fire tower kick...
Lake Superior Shoreline Loop

Lake Superior Shoreline Loop

The Lake Superior Shoreline Loop is one of the rare opportunities available –next to the Lakewalk portion of the SHT –to hike for such a long distance along the north shore of Lake Superior. Round-Trip: 6km Difficulty: Moderate Location: Grand Marais, MN...