Welcome to Fifty Grande’s Best of the U.S. Bucket List series. This is your one-stop travel guide to the best, most unique and quintessential experiences of a city, state or event. Want to know how to “do” the Duluth? We’ve got you covered. Curated by experts, vetted by in-the-know locals, this is all you need to have the best trip ever. If we’ve written a Bucket List, we recommend you go. If it’s on this list, it’s the best the city has to offer right now. Consider this your one-stop answer to “What are the best things to do in Duluth, Minnesota?”
For lovers of pure, untouched Minnesota or Midwestern wilderness, Duluth is like an all-you-can-eat buffet. From the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness down to the shores of Lake Superior, you can spend your days surrounded by towering trees and peaceful rivers. When your day’s adventuring is done, take some time to discover the city and you’ll find eclectic food, fantastic beer and welcoming people happy to show you around. Here’s the best things to do in Duluth, Minn., both indoors and out.