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50 Things to Do at Cove Point Lodge

Every Season Offers Amazing North Shore Adventures

Also don’t forget we’re centrally located to many North Shore MN State Parks including just 3 miles North of Split Rock Light House, 12 miles North of Gooseberry and 9 miles south of Tettegouche State Park.  In addition to that, there are so many things to see and do here on the North Shore during your stay at Cove Point Lodge.   Take a few minutes to visit the listings below by season and getting a better idea of what adventure you should be embarking on for your next stay!

There is always something fun to do at Cove Point Lodge and be sure to also check out our local event calendar for local and resort events!

Spring / Summer on the North Shore

Spring Activities

  1. Rent a bike
  2. Play a round of golf Silver Bay, Lutsen, Biwabik or Two Harbors
  3. Hiking/Biking to Split Rock Lighthouse
  4. Gooseberry Falls State Park
  5. Have a picnic lunch by the lake
  6. Bird Watch
  7. Spend an afternoon hiking in an area with no cell coverage
  8. Wave Watch
  9. Hike Bear and Bean Lakes
  10. Geocaching

Summer Activities

  1. Local Kayaking Adventures 
  2. Fishing at Lax Lake
  3. Superior Zip Lines in Grand Marais
  4. Eagle Mountain Hike (highest Point in MN)
  5. Get an ice cream cone at the Big Dipper
  6. Charter Fishing out of Silver Bay Marina
  7. Rock Climbing
  8. Bocce Ball
  9. Blueberry picking in August
  10. Split Rock Light House State Park
  11. North Shore Adventure Park in Silver Bay

Winter Activities

  1. Snowshoe
  2. Northwood XC Ski Trail
  3. Bring a snowmobile
  4. Dog Sledding
  5. Bowling in Silver Bay
  6. Lutsen mountain skiing
  7. North American Bear Center Ely
  8. Read a book by the fire
  9. Get a massage
  10. Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center

Fall Activities

  1. Hike to the Point
  2. Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center
  3. Lutsen mountain Alpine Slide
  4. Star gazing
  5. Rent an ATV
  6. Visit the North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum
  7. Silver Bay Scenic Overlook
  8. Wave Watching
  9. Take a moose cruise
  10. Rent a movie from the lobby

For more exciting things to do in the area, please see some of the great North Shore Minnesota websites below.

North Shore Explorer – https://northshoreexplorermn.com/