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"Camping the North Shore not only guides you to the best of the best, it gives you fun activities and adventures for each location, complete with detailed maps and dozens of photographs."

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Camping the North Shore

A guide to the 23 best campgrounds in Minnesota’s spectacular
Lake Superior region

By Andrew Slade
ISBN 978-0-9794675-1-6
144 pages

Unpack the best tips for a great vacation along Minnesota’s scenic
North Shore.

This guide is for RV and tent campers…for seasoned experts and those new to camping…for all who love the outdoors and seek a fun and inexpensive way to get out and play in the great Lake Superior region.

Naturalist and outdoors expert Andrew Slade scouted out a thousand campsites along Minnesota’s North Shore, seeking the unique and beautiful places of this spectacular region. The best of the best are included in Camping the North Shore.

No matter what kind of experience you’re looking for, this book will help you to:

Camping the North Shore includes detailed information about the 23 best campgrounds for RV and tent campers, including:

Leave the ordinary behind—camp Minnesota’s North Shore.

Camping is not only an inexpensive way to experience the North Shore—it’s also the best way. Let this guidebook get you there.

Camping the North Shore can be as simple and pleasant as a cooler-by-the-lake campsite at Temperance River where you relax for a week, read books, shower every night and watch the kids play at the beach. Or it can be a getaway under the tall pines at Baker Lake, a base for a Boundary Waters adventure, with long canoe trips each day and the comfort of your cot at night. Let Camping the North Shore help you find that perfect campsite for the perfect North Shore experience.

But wait...there’s S’more! Camping the North Shore includes all the ingredients to help you plan a perfect North Shore experience.

Camping the North Shore not only gets you to the right campground, it gives you great ideas of what to see and do when you’re there. Climb to the highest point in Minnesota? Easy when you’re at Devil Track Lake Campground. Berry picking during the peak of summer? Check out Indian Lake. Bike riding for the whole family? Split Rock Lighthouse is the perfect spot. All 23 campgrounds featured include information on fun activities and adventures to enjoy during your stay.

Camping on the North Shore is really popular. Learn how to get a great site, even if you don’t have a reservation. Plus, learn about 43 more campgrounds in the region—that’s 66 campgrounds in all!

Make a memory in Minnesota’s great Lake Superior region—go camping!

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