The Guide to the Superior Hiking Trail details over the 326 miles of the Superior Hiking Trail from Wild Valley Road south of Jay Cooke State Park near Duluth, MN. to the Canadian border. Mile-by-mile descriptions for the dayhiker or backpacker. The Guide contains complete and up to date maps, info on campsites, trailhead parking lots. The Guide is layed out section-by-section with each section providing trailhead parking directions, campsite and water source info, and a mile-by-mile description of the trail and scenic features.
- Seventh Edition Guide to the Superior Hiking Trail ISBN 978-0-9636598-7-3 Compiled by the Superior Hiking Trail Association.
- Published 2013
- 232 pages, 50 trail maps, full-color cover, illustrated
- Foreword by Sam Cook
ebook – The Guide to the Superior Hiking Trail is also available as an ebook from three popular booksellers.
The Superior Hiking Trail through the City of Duluth passes through many areas of fascinating landscape, including world-famous geological features with rocks over a billion years old, spring wildflowers, stunning panoramas, shady old-growth forests and many other ecological land types.
More than 100 pages of beautiful color photographs that capture images of the Superior Hiking trail in all four seasons. A great way to bring the SHT experience home, for yourself or as a gift for someone who loves the trail.
Discover the best hiking in the Midwest! Naturalist and North Shore expert Andrew Slade has explored 50 of the best day hikes along inland ridges and the Lake Superior shoreline. You’ll savor these beautiful routes as the author guides you through the best of the Superior Hiking Trail, eight state parks, and the vast Superior National Forest. Enjoy awesome vistas, thundering waterfalls, and the dramatic change of seasons on these recommended trails.