“Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit, and as vital to our lives as water and good bread.” – Edward Abbey, Desert Solitaire. I’ve spent the last few weeks adjusting to my first Minnesota winter and working to buy a house in Duluth. Soon, I’ll be taking a trip back […]
We’re excited to report the new loop trail at Ely’s Peak is ready for you to enjoy! The third in our “Triple Crown of SHT Loops” in Duluth features panoramic vistas, exposed rock faces, and much more for you to explore. This project was led by SHTA trail renewal consultant Larry Sampson, but featured quite […]
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 […]