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If you are anywhere near Duluth, Minnesota this holiday season, you should not miss the Bentleyville Holiday Light Village. Amazing creations fashioned from steel wire and a gazzilion lights. Music, Santa and Mrs. Claus, Hot Chocolate, eats and more. Opens on November 23rd. See more at: http://www.superiortrails.com/duluth-bentleyville.html
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Just returned from the UP after watching the UP200 Sled Dog Race. Unlike last year there was plenty of snow and in fact overnight Friday a little too much snow. The mushers and their dog teams had to plow through 6 - 12 inches of fresh snow in some places. Ray Anderson of Ray, Minnesota won the race for the fourth consecutive time. http://www.superiortrails.com/marquette-up200-dogsled.html
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Just posted a video and several pictures of the 2012 KIA Duluth Drag Race & Car Show. Was lots of fun until the rains came to foreshorten the event. http://www.superiortrails.com/duluth-drag-race.html. Jo and I are looking forward to going again next year.
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Got up early one morning while camping at Union Bay campground in Porcupine Mountains State Park and caught the sun coming up.
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Recently we posted a page from our visit to the Raspberry Island Lighthouse in the Apostle Islands National Park in Lake Superior. 
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We visited Porcupine Mountains this fall and caught some nice weather and good color. Here's a shot from the Lake of the Clouds overlook. You can see more at  http://www.superiortrails.com/porcupine-lake-clouds.html 
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Where are visitor centers on the scenic Lake Superior Circle Drive?

Brian who is traveling counter-clockwise from Sault Ste. Marie asked me this recently. Here's my reply:

The Sault Ste Marie Ontario visitor center is just a few blocks from when you cross the bridge. Canada Customs is also there. Watch signs carefully as you cross and you should find it. Make effort to find it, especially if you are staying in Canada for a few days as they sometimes have coupons for places to stay and visitor attractions. Also pick up a good road map and brochures for other things of interest.

When you come into Minnesota at Grand Portage, the Minnesota Visitor Center is a few miles down the road (4 - 10) and on your right hand side. Again watch for signs and you shouldn't miss it. Before you get there stop at the Grand Portage State Park to see the waterfalls. Usually quite impressive.Your park sticker is good for the day for all state parks along the North Shore - many of them worth a stop for hiking and scenery.

When you cross the bridge from Duluth to Superior, WI you go all the way through the city of Superior and east on Hwy 2 a few miles beyond the city limits. The Wisconsin Welcome Center is on your right hand side and hard to miss.  When you cross from Hurley, WI to Ironwood, Michigan the Michigan Visitor Center is on your right hand side as you come into Ironwood. Watch carefully as you cross the state line as this one is a bit easier to miss.

For suggested travel itinerary see http://www.superiortrails.com/travel/index.html

--Happy Traveling

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One evening we camped on the western shore of the Keweenaw Peninsula and caught a nice sunset. Then early the next morning, I got up early enough to see this pretty sunrise.
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This Lake Superior sunset was taken from our campsite at Little Girls Point near Ironwood, Michigan in the UP
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