The Superior Hiking Trail near Duluth is well worth the drive. Stretching a total of 275 miles, the footpath follows the ridgeline of Lake Superior across northeastern Minnesota from Duluth to Canada. It's been called one of the best hiking trails in the country by writers for BackPacker magazine and National Geographic, and there's no mystery as to why. The trail is home to the most beautiful scenery our state has to offer, including waterfalls, a range of trees and plant life, mountains, and the magnificent Lake Superior. To make the experience more enjoyable, the trail is known for its clean and well-maintained campsites, of which there are more than 80. So if you're looking for a way to connect with nature in Minnesota this year, consider the Superior Hiking Trail.