This 150-Mile Drive Is the Best Way to See Minnesota’s Stunning Coast

Summer is winding down, but there’s still plenty of time to see Minnesota’s best attractions at their most beautiful. While there are great things to see in every corner of the state, it is the North Shore that often gets the most attention – especially in the summer and fall months. The North Shore is the closest thing Minnesota has to a coast, and this 150-mile trip up the state’s most iconic road is the best way to see it all. Take a look:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

What would you add to this drive up Minnesota’s coast? Do you have any favorite North Shore destinations? Let us know in the comments below!

If you’re looking for another unique road trip, check out our train-themed road trip through Minnesota.