Superior Hiking Trail, Two Harbors

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The Superior Hiking Trail, also known as the SHT, is a 310-mile (499 km) long footpath in northeastern Minnesota that follows the ridgeline overlooking Lake Superior for most of its length. The path is 18 inches (46 cm) wide and is set in the middle of a 4-foot (1.2 m) clearing. The footpath travels through forests of birch, aspen, pine, fir, and cedar. Hikers enjoy views of boreal forests, the Sawtooth Mountains, babbling brooks, rushing waterfalls, and abundant wildlife. The lowest point in the path is 602 feet (183 m) above sea level and the highest point is 1,829 feet (558 m) above sea level. The footpath is intended for hiking only. Motorized vehicles, mountain bikes, and horses are not allowed on the trail. Many people use the footpath for long distance hiking. Facilitating this purpose are 93 backcountry, fee-free campsites.


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Welcome to the page of Superior Hiking Trail. This is a place of interest in the city of Two Harbors in United States. On your trip to Two Harbors, you can consider a quick visit to Superior Hiking Trail. Use this comprehensive guide to plan your visit to Superior Hiking Trail and you'll thank us later!

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  • Best backpacking trail in the central US!

  • The best part of Minnesota.

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