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Superior Hiking Trail

September 17, 2018
Ajay Pickett takes a selfie in a clearing just north of Grand Marais. Pickett hiked the Superior Hiking Trail in 7 days, 20 hours and 56 minutes, breaking the previous record by more than 10 hours. Photo courtesy of Ajay Pickett.
Man breaks Superior Hiking Trail record, and his leg
September 17, 2018 - 8:30pm
July 11, 2018
Jimmy Lovrien (left) and Adam Wallenta pose for a selfie next to a sign at the end of the trail. (Jimmy Lovrien/News Tribune)
Pressroom Podcast: 200 miles of the Superior Hiking Trail in 10 days
July 11, 2018 - 3:21pm
July 9, 2018
Social media causing scenic spots to be 'loved to death'
July 9, 2018 - 2:41pm
June 17, 2018
Adam Wallenta pauses to watch fog roll over Lake Superior along the Superior Hiking Trail's lakewalk section — a 1.5-mile section of trail by the lake north of Grand Marais. (Jimmy Lovrien/
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail
June 17, 2018 - 4:53am
May 6, 2018
Hikers attempt to cross the Split Rock River on the Superior Hiking Trail. The Superior Hiking Trail Association has raised $84,000 to build a new bridge across that location. (Photo courtesy Superior Hiking Trail Association)
Effort advances to reinstall Superior Hiking Trail bridge
May 6, 2018 - 7:41pm
SHTA adds 3 positions
May 6, 2018 - 7:29pm
September 19, 2017
This version of the Split Rock River bridge on the Superior Hiking Trail was showing its age with some odd angles and "one-hiker-at-a-time" signs in April 2015. The bridge is no more, and efforts are underway to raise money for a replacement. (Andrew Krueger /
SHTA raising money for new Split Rock River bridge
September 19, 2017 - 5:11pm
August 22, 2017
Reader's View: Superior Hiking Trail not for bikers
August 22, 2017 - 7:19pm
July 21, 2017
Ralph Brindle tightens a bolt Friday on a new bridge crossing the Red River along on the Superior Hiking Trail south of Duluth. The Superior Hiking Trail Association hopes to complete the bridge this weekend. The bridge is being erected on a 3.2-mile segment of the trail, between the Minnesota/Wisconsin border and Highway 23; the segment won't be officially opened until the bridge is complete. At the Wisconsin border, the trail joins the existing North Country Trail. Mike Krebs /
Photos: Building a bridge for the Superior Hiking Trail
July 21, 2017 - 11:38pm
July 1, 2017
Crew members with Conservation Corps Minnesota and Iowa work to create a new segment of the Superior Hiking Trail in the Gooseberry River area. The new trail will replace a segment that had to be abandoned on nearby private property. Superior Hiking Trail Association photo
Changes coming to Superior Hiking Trail
July 1, 2017 - 7:14pm
April 22, 2017
Denny Caneff stands at the top of Table Mountain near Cape Town, South Africa. Caneff has hiked all over the world and was recently named the executive director of the Superior Hiking Trail Association in Two Harbors. (Photo courtesy of the SHTA)
Superior Hiking Trail Association hires new leader
April 22, 2017 - 7:12pm
October 9, 2010
Louie St. George: Ambitious runners will be doing two-plus marathons -- through the woods!
October 9, 2010 - 12:21pm
October 6, 2010
Split Rock Lighthouse State Park's Ellingson Island circa October 2010. Matthew R. Perrine/Budgeteer News
Discover Duluth: The other side of Split Rock
October 6, 2010 - 4:31pm
Outdoors blog: A day on the Superior Hiking Trail
September 6, 2010 - 1:51pm
August 30, 2010
Fearless reporter Shannon Gwash on her Cascade River adventure up north. Submitted photo
Want to go on an adventure? The Superior Hiking Trail is calling
August 30, 2010 - 1:18pm