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Park Point Nature Trail

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very cool trail, not heavily used

Duluth is full of great hiking trails and this is yet another one. Located at the end of Park... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
Joe M
Duluth, Minnesota
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The whole family enjoyed the variety of scenery on the Park Point Nature Trail, from the sandy... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Duluth is full of great hiking trails and this is yet another one. Located at the end of Park Point you can practically walk to WI. Has sandy open parts with dunes, pine, and hardwood forest, grassy plains...all with water on both sides. Several nice...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The whole family enjoyed the variety of scenery on the Park Point Nature Trail, from the sandy shore to old growth forests, to grassy beaches and quiet in harbor shoreline. Several geocache opportunities as well. Another amazing new adventure in Duluth.

Thank Kooptraveler
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This little Gem must be discovered when you dare to venture off the beaten path. I dare not say too much. A local told me about it a long time ago and I am still amazed at the amount of people who do not STILL...More

Thank bpinmn2016
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Walk past the airport on Park Point, the longest freshwater sandbar in the world, out the trails thru some virgin forest seeing glimpses of the bay to the south, go to the end to the outlet of the St.Louis River, then come back along the...More

Thank Leonard W
Reviewed 31 March 2017

A great hike via either forest trail or beach. Or you can combine some of both. Like all things Minnesota, pristine and well cared-for.

Thank Marge246
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Very nice nature preserve just past Canal park. Great during the summer and a perfect spot to take photos of Duluth skyline.

Thank Todd P
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We really enjoyed taking this nature trail. It was a little disappointing when it ended in construction with no way to get to the Superior entry....but still made for an amazing worthwhile hike. We really enjoyed the amazing variety of birds that were flitting around...fun...More

Thank DuluthBobSue
Reviewed 17 September 2016

You cant go wrong on the shores of Lake Superior and Park Point this seemingly endless sand beach is wonderful. Old growth forest in a unique environment. It is how ever a bit stressful watching for poison ivy that is everywhere. If you do this...More

2  Thank JohnBigLake
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It feels like a hidden treasure. I like to walk the trail to the end, then the beach back. Watch for poison ivy.

1  Thank Amy P
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This hike was one of the first things we did when arrived in Duluth. It's a beautiful hike. You can take the trial that leads down the forest side. Trail is nice and solid with sand dunes once in a while. The breeze of the...More

Thank Janis N
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