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Superior Hero Tales – Anna Swarts

Each month, we honor someone who has gone above and beyond to support the Superior Hiking Trail and the Association that takes care of it. Their stories are our… November’s Superior Hero Tale: Anna Swarts This month we honor Anna Swarts, our most-nominated Superior Hero to date. The effusive praise found in the nominations we’ve received […]

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SHT is an SRT too

I run a trail organization.  I do not run trails. In fact, as someone who left my unremarkable running career behind with my high school track team, I had no idea there was such a thing as trail running until I started my job at SHTA. That ignorance got a few snickers on a frigid […]

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SHTA Seeks Trail Maintenance Coordinator

Are you an aficionado of the SHT with a flair for organizing, an appetite for physical work and comfort working around power tools? We need you as our Duluth area trail maintenance coordinator. This is a contractual position with the SHTA. The coordinator primarily organizes weed-whipping and tree-clearing for the SHT between Jay Cooke State Park […]

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A Lovely Tale of Two Trails

October 9, 2018 There’s not much glamorous about fixing trail head parking lots. But we fixed up three of them this year, and one is, as SHTA trail development director Jo Swanson put it, “a lovely story of the northernmost mile of the SHT.” SHTA contributed $200 towards the gravel to fix the parking area […]

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Superior Hero Tales – Generous Anonymous

Each month, we honor someone who has gone above and beyond to support the Superior Hiking Trail and the Association that takes care of it. Their stories are our… October’s Superior Hero Tale: Generous Anonymous Sometimes trail heroism comes in subtle and quiet ways. This Superior Hero, who asked us to keep his name in […]

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