Even though most think that the North Shore is made of volcanic rock, the area offers the most unique beaches in the country. Whether you want a rock beach or a sandy beach, the North Shore has it all. Lake Superior has made it easy for you and everyone else to have plenty of room on a beach. With nine major beaches in the area, you won’t struggle to find a spot. So, stop on in and play in the crisp, cool, refreshing water.
Agate Bay- Agate Bay is a rocky lakeside beach with a long pier leading to a lighthouse. It offers a newly renovated boat ramp with some of the best scenic views on the shore.
Address: Agate Bay Beach, Two Harbors, MN 55616
Burlington Bay Beach- Burlington Bay is a laid-back bay beach offering rocky & sandy shorelines. The beach offers clean and easy access to picnic tables & public parking.
Address: Near- 626 Park Rd. Two Harbors, MN 55616
Bristol Beach Park- Bristol Beach Park is a rocky park that offers an expectational insight of what the North Shore has to offer.
Address: Bristol Beach Park, 9101 Congdon Blvd, Duluth, MN 55804
Flood Bay Beach- Flood bay beach is a great place to stretch the legs and look for pieces of sea glass. This is a family-friendly beach that offers a safe and consistent atmosphere.
Address: 144 MN-61, Two Harbors, MN 55616
Black Beach- Black Beach is the local place to go. Offering the most unique beach on the shore, it is the best-kept secret in the area. Black Beach will not disappoint by offering a once and a lifetime opportunity to see a completely black beach.
Address: Black Beach, Silver Bay, MN 55614
Kelsey Beach- Kelsey beach is sitting next to one of the most famous restaurants on the shore, Bettys Pies. This beach is sure to have room for a whole family as it is 3 miles north of Two Harbors, MN.
Address: Kelsey Beach, 234-238 MN-61, Two Harbors, MN 55616
Brighton Beach- Brighton Beach is a rock beach that sits along the shore between Two Harbors and Silver Bay. It offers a secluded feeling that is perfect for picnics and rock skipping.
Address: Brighton Beach Rd, Duluth, MN 55804
Pebble Beach- Pebble beach has a one of a kind views of the Split Rock lighthouse. If you are into rougher terrain and rock building, this is the beach for you.
Address: Pebble Beach, Two Harbors, MN 55616 (Located within Spilt Rock State Park)
Indian Lake Beach- Looking for a spot to camp on an inland lake? Well, Indian lake is for you. With a campground just feet from the lake you will have access to swimming, fishing, and other water activities. Take a trip to the woods to find some of the most relaxing areas in Lake County.
Address: Hwy 44, Brimson, MN 55602