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These 7 Minnesota Shipwrecks Will Haunt Your Dreams

Over the last 150 years, ships big and small have been swallowed by the powerful waves of Lake Superior. Many of these have occurred just a stone’s throw away from the North Shore and are still being examined and explored to this day. Here are 7 of the most interesting and eye-opening shipwrecks the state of Minnesota has ever seen!

While a major shipwreck hasn’t happened in Minnesota in over 40 years, these incidents show just how dangerous and eerie the swells of Lake Superior can be!

Jo Magliocco
Minnesota staff writer for Only in Your State and owner of Minnesota blog NorthGuide.co, I'm a Minneapolis transplant who loves my cats, camera, and local coffee. On the weekends I'm usually exploring the North Shore or making my way through the list of Minnesota's State Parks. Want to talk about MN or ask me a question? Tweet me @sotafiedjo!