Cascade Falls

What a coincidence! The first waterfall located on the Cascade River is called Cascade Falls. A short distance from the trailhead, this waterfall lies within a gorge filled with moss and ferns growing on black volcanic rock. As you follow the trail lined with birch, spruce, and white cedar, stop to see the views of […]

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Birding on the North Shore

Each year, many people flock (pun intended) to the North Shore in hopes of spotting some of Minnesota’s rarest birds. Lake Superior’s size and weather patterns result in birds preferring to follow the shore of Lake Superior south (or north – depending on the time of year) over flying over the large body of water. […]

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