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The Best Camping in Grand Marais

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Top camping spots in and near Grand Marais

  • Grand Marais, Minnesota

    Cascade Falls via Superior Hiking Trail

    1.13 mi / 203 ft gain
    Cascade Falls via Superior Hiking Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Grand Marais, Minnesota.
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  • Grand Marais, Minnesota

    Eagle Mountain Trail

    6.58 mi / 650 ft gain
    Eagle Mountain Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Grand Marais, Minnesota.
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  • Grand Marais, Minnesota

    Hike to Devil's Kettle

    4.2
    2 mi
    For those who enjoy waterfalls, the Devil's Kettle waterfall is a must see. The Devil's Kettle trail will lead you to perhaps one of Minnesota's most unusual waterfalls along the North Shore. This waterfall of the Brule River is unique in that the river splits into two; with one half dropping 5...
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  • Lutsen, Minnesota

    Caribou Lake to Lutsen Ski Resort

    6.59 mi / 830 ft gain
    Caribou Lake to Lutsen Ski Resort is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a lake located near Lutsen, Minnesota.
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  • East Cook, Minnesota

    Superior Hiking Trail: Jackson Lake and Andy Creek

    8.23 mi / 886 ft gain
    Superior Hiking Trail: Jackson Lake and Andy Creek is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a lake located near East Cook, Minnesota.
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  • East Cook, Minnesota

    Border Route Trail

    66.72 mi / 7208 ft gain
    Border Route Trail is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a lake located near East Cook, Minnesota.
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  • Grand Marais, Minnesota

    Camp at Alton Lake in the BWCA

    5.0
    A trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area requires some planning ahead. First, you'll need to book a permit/reservation via recreation.gov. Specify how many people are in your group, the number of watercraft you plan to use and how many days you'll be in the BWCA. You'll also need to select a grou...
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  • Grand Marais, Minnesota

    Cliff Jump at Beth Lake in the BWCA

    Beth Lake is part of the "Lady Chain" of lakes in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. It's secluded, serene and worth the trip, especially if you're up for an afternoon of cliff jumping.You can reach Beth Lake in half of a day, assuming you set out in the morning and are efficient with your time. But...
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  • Grand Portage, Minnesota

    The Grand Portage Hiking Trail

    7.02 mi / 696 ft gain
    The Grand Portage Hiking Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Grand Portage, Minnesota.
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  • Grand Marais, Minnesota

    Paddle the Boundary Waters' Seagull to Saganaga Loop

    29 mi
    First, things first - plan your trip well! There are many details that need to go into planning even a short trip into the Boundary Waters. Various websites and companies exist to help you plan and check off all of the boxes prior to your departure date. The bwca.com website is one I found to be ...
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  • Finland, Minnesota

    Hogback Lake Loop

    2.94 mi / 135 ft gain
    Hogback Lake Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Finland, Minnesota.
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  • Grand Marais, Minnesota

    Canoe to the Palisades on Seagull Lake in the BWCA

    Begin your trip at the Seagull Lake boat launch at Trail's End Campground. The campground, located in Superior National Forest at the very end of the Gunflint Trail, is an hour and half drive from the nearest town of Grand Marais and is a great place to stay the night before. There are no motors ...
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  • Grand Marais, Minnesota

    Camp at Trail's End Campground

    5.0
    Trail's End Campground is located at the very end of the Gunflint Trail, a remote highway that cuts into the heart of the Minnesota Northwoods. Catch the Gunflint Trail in Grand Marais along Highway 61 on the North Shore of Lake Superior. From Grand Marais, you'll wind your way sixty miles along ...
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  • Silver Bay, Minnesota

    Humpback Loop

    2.61 mi / 302 ft gain
    Humpback Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near East Lake, Minnesota.
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  • Silver Bay, Minnesota

    Camp at George H. Manitou Crosby State Park

    5.0
    George H. Crosby Manitou State Park is a lesser known park along Minnesota's North Shore. There are only backcountry sites, and it's not conveniently along the scenic road, so you really have to plan on going here. This makes it quiet, peaceful, and absolutely perfect for someone looking for a li...
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  • Finland, Minnesota

    Sonju Lake via Superior Hiking Trail

    3.42 mi / 213 ft gain
    Sonju Lake via Superior Hiking Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Finland, Minnesota.
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