Duluth MN is a destination for all seasons. Replete with fine hotels, colleges, Universities, clean motels, the GREAT outdoors (and indoors), grand lodging, annual events, restaurants, unique area attractions, and shops. Duluth is THE place for a vacation, to do business, prosper, and settle down in Minnesota. Many travelers who first arrive here soon catch themselves thumbing through Duluth real estate listings with yearning hearts. …Good news: there are still houses for sale in Duluth Minnesota! Annual festivals include the Air Show, Senior Expo, Grandma’s Marathon (Duluth Marathon), Inline Marathon, The Blues Festival, and the “Pride” Celebration. This is an excellent city for a fly fishing, Harley Davidson retreat, convention or honeymoon.
Why do Visitors come to Duluth?
Duluth is a world class unspoiled gateway to the north woods boasting international caliber style, culture, hotels, and activities all dished up with a welcoming Minnesota “nice” panache. Duluth MN golfing and fishing vacations are famous as are “gateway” layovers here en route to canoe camping treks in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW). There are a multitude of places to hotel in Duluth MN…and recreate. The airport is easily reached and service is available from both the Detroit and Minneapolis Northwest Airlines hubs.
City of Duluth Attractions
Shining on the hillside, Duluth neighbors the greatest of the Great Lakes, Lake Superior. Every day you wake up here is a “Chamber of Commerce day.” Our daily newspaper is The Duluth News Tribune. Attractions include the Lakewalk, Lake Superior Zoo, Gitchi Gami Park, Art Institute, Brighton Beach, Duluth Huskies baseball, North Shore Scenic Railroad, Great Lakes Aquarium, and Park Point-the most expansive fresh water sandbar anywhere on earth. Duluth charter fishing “Captains” are plentiful to guide your group towards extraordinary deep water exploration. There is so much to do and see in Duluth.
The University of Minnesota Duluth
The University of Minnesota Duluth, an outpost campus of the University of Minnesota, offers 12 different bachelor's degrees in 75 diverse majors and practical graduate programs in 20 different areas of endeavor. The Duluth Minnesota campus is rated among top Midwestern area universities by major publications like US News and World Reports.
Other Schools, Colleges, and Universities
Duluth claims several first-rate post-secondary learning institutes including Duluth Business University and The College of St. Scholastica (CSS). The public schools here are always solid in MN testing results as represented by Central, East, and Denfeld High Schools.
Medical Centers and Hospitals
St. Luke’s Hospital and St. Mary's / Duluth Clinic Health System provide cutting edge trauma and emergency care, cancer, cardiac, orthopedic, neurosurgical, pediatrics, birth, surgical, mental health, and other services and specialties.