2021 Trans Superior Yacht Race

Best Supper Clubs of Wisconsin

Wow! Stayed at Stewart Inn in Wausau and dined at Pinewood Supper Club. Stewart Inn was built by an associate of Frank Lloyd Wright and is in superb condition.  Breakfast was served in courses by Randy, the gracious owner-  fresh baked banana muffin, Greek yoghurt parfait with granola and maple syrup, and open faced avocado […]

Old-fashioned Supper Club Road Trip

We love old-tyme supper clubs and Wisconsin has 350, complete with relish trays, prime rib, and Friday nite fish fry. So Dale and I are taking a 5 day road trip to find the all time BEST supper club.  We are also looking for out-of-the-50’s motels like Motel 57 in Sturgeon Bay. So come along […]

Reader’s Digest Recognizes South Pier Inn

Reader’s Digest recently published a great article about roadtripping across North America from Washington State to Maine, primarily following the route of US Highway 2. Highlighting destinations in each state, the article focused on experiencing Duluth while in Minnesota, and specifically, gave a shout out to South Pier Inn thanks to our amenities and great […]

Duluth Earns More Top Honors

Livability.com, a platform that ranks the best places to live, just announced that Duluth is one of the Top 10 places in the United States ready for workers to work remotely. Why? Because of Duluth’s outstanding natural setting, allowing you to step away from your work and enjoy outdoor recreation, regardless of the season. For […]

On this Day in History…

On January 12, 1930, the Aerial Lift Bridge was opened to motorists for the first time. Remember, however, that the Lift Bridge has previously been a transfer bridge, so the original structure dates back to 1905. However, this date marks the first day of the lift bridge as we know it today. For more about […]

Indoor Dining Reopens Jan 11

Hoping to visit some of your favorite restaurants in the Duluth area? Minnesota Governor Tim Walz recently issued an executive order that allows restaurants to reopen for indoor dining at 50% capacity, with a maximum of 150 guests. Reservations are required. Please be aware that social distancing requirements are in place, as is the requirement […]

Spirit Mountain Open Regular Hours

As of this past Saturday, Spirit Mountain is open regular season hours for skiing! Plan your ski getaway to Duluth this winter, and enjoy some much-deserved time away out of the house and in the beautiful Northland. Regular hours are as follows: Wednesday-Friday: 10am-8pm Saturday: 9am-8pm Sunday: 9am-5pm CLOSED Monday-Tuesday Also, snow tubing will open for […]

Bentleyville Dates Extended

Due to exceptional response, the Bentleyville Tour of Lights has now been extended through December 31! This popular annual holiday light display, which encompasses the entirety of Bayfront Festival Park, is heralded as one of the largest holiday lights displays in the country. This year, due to pandemic restrictions, Bentleyville is a drive-through display, instead […]

Restaurants Open

During the Governor’s four-week “dial back” (Nov 20 – Dec 18) which impacts restaurant dine-in service and certain events, we want our guests to be aware that many restaurants in area offer either curbside pickup or delivery service. Here is a list of some of the available options: Blackwoods Grill and Bar; open 12-8 daily […]