The Short And Sweet Hike In Minnesota That Will Take You To A Little-Known Lighthouse

Minnesota is full of hiking trails, including some very long ones that cross the entire state. From the 300-mile Superior Hiking Trail along the North Shore to the 63-mile trail through central Minnesota, there are epic journeys for anyone who is up for it. But what if you prefer something a little more short and sweet? Luckily, those of us who aren’t up for a multi-day excursion have plenty of options. One of the best is a 1/2-mile hike that leads to a little-known lighthouse. Take a look:

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Have you been to Artist’s Point in Grand Marais? Would you recommend any other short and sweet hikes in Minnesota?