|Cascade River State Park
is on Hwy 61 about 100 miles from Duluth, 8 miles from Lutsen and 10 miles from Grand Marais
State Park Office
Mon-Fri, 8am - 4:30pm
click on a park name & go!
State Park follows
the park tradition of bringing you to the river. Parking is at the mouth
of the Cascade and Superior's expanse. A quick jaunt up well-maintained
trails brings you to overlooks and walking bridges spanning the cascades.
Picnic spots are a quarter-mile farther northeast along Highway 61.
Like Gooseberry, Cascade touts its fishing and fall colors, but outdoes
itself on its cross-country ski trails. If you want to ski over the
river and through the woods, strap on your skinny skis at Cascade.
open year round, daily June-August, with varying hours rest of the year
stair step cascades up the river; nice waterfall right below the footbridge
tables and an enclosed shelter, which can be reserved by calling the office
18 miles; Superior Hiking Trail runs through the park; trails to waterfalls, Lake Superior, Lookout Mountain and alongside the river; see map below
lake and river
sites open mid-May to mid-September
non-electric, drive-in winter sites
|40 drive-in sites,
35' RV length limit, 3 pull-thru
||2 group sites for up
to 20 people (tents only)
|5 backpack sites (.5-1.5 miles from parking)
||a dumping station open
mid-May to mid-September
|firewood and ice are
sold at the park
toilets and showers (seasonal)
|DNR Campground Map
||Click for info on Reservations
27K; all groomed
for classic (diagonal) stride with a warming house (the picnic
shelter); see map below
miles, including access to the State Corridor Trail
anywhere in the park except on the xc ski trails
DNR Map of Cascade River
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