A Split Loop Within an hour drive from Duluth, the Split Rock River Loop had been one of the most highly recommended day hikes by the Superior Hiking Trail Association (SHTA), Minnesota DNR park staff, and other tourism agencies. The Superior Hiking Trail runs along both sides of the river gorge and was connected 2.5 […]
While hikers and runners wait for the new Split Rock River Bridge (read more about our campaign to replace the bridge HERE), there’s another fantastic loop available at Split Rock Wayside that doesn’t involve fording a river! This other Split Rock loop — called the Split Rock Ridge Loop — is a great alternative. You […]
The Superior Hiking Trail Association leads many hikes over the course of the year, starting in January! The complete schedule is on our Guided Hikes page and on the SHTA Calendar!
by Superior Hiking Trail Volunteer and Special Correspondent Anna Swarts This is part two of my list of more accessible scenic spots along the SHT. As mentioned before, it is not an exhaustive list, but instead is a list of some of my favorite spots for day hiking. Section 13 One of my favorite spots […]
by Superior Hiking Trail Volunteer and Special Correspondent Anna Swarts Maybe you have small children. Maybe you are into retirement and just want the pleasant things in life. Maybe you’re a weekend warrior, up from the cities with limited time. Perhaps you don’t have any excuse, but you’d rather not work very hard to see […]