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Fall Colors Photography Workshop × × × × Book Now 4 Available × ×
Fall Colors Photography Workshop

Fall Colors Photography Workshop

Maximize the potential of your digital photography equipment with exclusive one-on-one training with professional landscape photographer - William Hurst. Explore amazing locations and capture the beauty of the Duluth's most colorful season.

Maximize the potential of your digital photography equipment and master effective techniques for capturing the beauty of Duluth’s most colorful season. You’ll explore amazing locations and get exclusive one-on-one instruction with Duluth native and professional landscape photographer - William Hurst. Learn important digital photography skills and valuable techniques that will help you create stunning images and wow your friends! We'll conclude the workshop with lunch (included in your workshop registration) and an introduction to digital photo management & editing using Adobe Lightroom.

Your Fall Colors Photography Workshop includes:

  • One-on-one instruction with professional landscape photographer - William Hurst
  • Transportation to multiple shooting locations on our comfortable tour bus
  • Snacks and water to keep you fueled throughout the day
  • Lunch from Northern Waters Smokehaus
  • Optional sunrise photo shoot



  • Duration : 8 Hours (approx.)
From USD $260.00

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Dark History Bus Tour × × × × × × ×
Dark History Bus Tour

Dark History Bus Tour

The Dark History Bus Tour shines the light on Duluth’s dark past – stories of gunfights, murders, riots, and even some of the local haunting legends that folks around town don't like to talk about.

The Dark History Bus Tour shines the light on tragic stories from Duluth's past and some of the reported hauntings that folks around town don't necessarily like to talk about. Duluth has a rich history and we're excited to show you a side of Duluth that you won't see anywhere else! This isn't a hokey, haunted-house tour with folks dressed up like goblins and ghouls. Duluth's dark history is creepy - and interesting - enough on its own!

Your Dark History Bus Tour includes:


  • Guided bus tour through Duluth’s darkest stories
  • Well-researched content on Duluth’s dark history
  • Transportation on our comfortable & clean tour bus
  • True stories, tragedies, and local legends
  • Ghost stories and the historic backstories behind them
  • Complimentary snacks and water aboard the tour bus
  • Craft beer sample at last stop

*Please note that only guests 21 years of age or older will be able to enjoy craft beer samples. Current and valid ID required.

  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
From USD $40.00

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Duluth History & Sightseeing Bus Tour × × × × SOLD OUT Book Now 4 Available ×
Duluth History & Sightseeing Bus Tour

Duluth History & Sightseeing Bus Tour

The Duluth History & Sightseeing Bus Tour will take you back in time and give you a deeper appreciation for the City of Duluth – a historical story that helps place Duluth’s present and future in a much more comprehensive context.

The Duluth History & Sightseeing Bus Tour will take you back in time to explore the earliest stories from Duluth's rich history - the Indigenous cultures, early European settlers, north woods pioneers, and savvy tycoons - that help place Duluth’s present and future in a much more comprehensive context. You'll travel through Duluth and see some of our best kept secrets - hand-picked by our City Tour Team. Whether you’re a die-hard history buff or simply interested in a new perspective on Duluth… the Duluth History & Sightseeing Bus Tour is for you!

Your History & Sightseeing Experience includes:


  • Engaging interpretive tour with fun, expert guides
  • Transportation on our comfortable & clean tour bus
  • Family friendly learning environment
  • 1-hour self-guided tour at Glensheen Mansion
  • 1-hour guided tour at the Duluth Depot & Immigrant Museum
  • Scenic views with lots of great photo opportunities
  • Complimentary snacks and water aboard the tour bus

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From USD $45.00

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Lake Superior Kayak Adventure × Book Now 8 Available Book Now 8 Available × × × ×
Lake Superior Kayak Adventure

Lake Superior Kayak Adventure

The Lake Superior Kayak Adventure is the perfect balance of adventure, learning, and fun!

The Lake Superior Kayak Adventure is designed for all skill levels. Our knowledgeable and friendly guides will provide practical instruction on paddling techniques and water safety while guiding you along routes that have been carefully chosen to suit your skill level and ability. Explore Lake Superior with local guides who know the routes and share your passion for the outdoors. It’s time to experience the thrill of paddling the world’s largest freshwater lake. Safety, convenience, and fun… that’s what it’s all about.

*This adventure is designed for all skill levels... from beginner to experienced paddlers.

Your Lake Superior Kayak Adventure Includes:

  • Transportation to/from the water in our clean, comfortable adventure van
  • Kayaks, paddles, life jackets and all the gear you'll need
  • Fully supported paddle with a fun, local guide
  • Instruction on kayaking techniques and water safety
  • Delicious picnic lunch
  • Complimentary snacks and water to keep you fueled
  • Scenic views and photo opportunities
  • Information on Duluth's cultural and natural history

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From USD $75.00

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St. Louis River Kayak Adventure Book Now 8 Available × × Book Now 6 Available Book Now 8 Available × ×
St. Louis River Kayak Adventure

St. Louis River Kayak Adventure

The St. Louis River Kayak Adventure is a wilderness experience in the heart of Duluth and one of Duluth's best kept secrets!

The St. Louis River Kayak Adventure is a flat-water paddling experience designed for all skill levels. Our knowledgeable and friendly guides will provide practical instruction on paddling techniques and water safety while guiding you along routes that have been carefully chosen for maximum enjoyment. This adventure will give you a chance to explore the St. Louis River Estuary with local guides who know the routes and share your passion for the outdoors. It’s time to experience the thrill of paddling the world’s largest freshwater estuary. Safety, convenience, and fun… that’s what it’s all about.

*This adventure is designed for all skill levels... from beginner to experienced paddlers.

Your St. Louis River Kayak Adventure Includes:

  • Transportation to/from the water in our clean, comfortable adventure van
  • Kayaks, paddles, life jackets and all the gear you'll need
  • Fully supported paddle with your fun, local guide
  • Instruction on kayaking techniques and water safety
  • Delicious picnic lunch
  • Complimentary snacks and water to keep you fueled
  • Scenic views and photo opportunities
  • Information on Duluth's cultural and natural history

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From USD $75.00

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Duluth Traverse Mountain Bike Adventure × SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT × × ×
Duluth Traverse Mountain Bike Adventure

Duluth Traverse Mountain Bike Adventure

The Duluth Traverse Bike Adventure is a fun winter experience on Duluth's world class trail network. Designed for beginner and intermediate riders, this adventure is the perfect way to explore The Duluth Traverse.

Explore the Duluth Traverse with our fun & friendly guides and find out why Duluth is an International Mountain Bicycling Association Gold-Level Ride Center. The Duluth Traverse is an epic trail system with terrain for all skill levels and our tours provide you with everything you'll need to enjoy a few hours cycling Duluth's scenic singletrack trails.

*This adventure is designed for fit guests who consider themselves as beginner, intermediate or experienced riders.

Your Duluth Traverse Mountain Bike Adventure Includes:

  • Transportation to/from the trail in our comfortable adventure van
  • High-quality full-suspension mountain bike & helmet rental
  • Fully supported ride with your local guide
  • Instruction on mountain bike technique and safety
  • Complimentary snacks and water to keep you fueled
  • Scenic views and great photo opportunities
  • Information on North Shore ecology and The City of Duluth

  • Duration : 3 Hours (approx.)
From USD $75.00

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Thirsty Thursday Brewery Tour × Book Now 14 Available × × × × ×
Thirsty Thursday Brewery Tour

Thirsty Thursday Brewery Tour

The Thirsty Thursday Brewery Tour goes behind-the-scenes at three local breweries - Lake Superior Brewing Company, Earth Rider Brewery, and Blacklist Artisan Ales.

The Thirsty Thursday Brewery Tour goes behind-the-scenes at three local breweries - Lake Superior Brewing Company, Earth Rider Brewery, and Blacklist Artisan Ales. Find out why the Twin Ports craft beer scene is at the epicenter of the growing craft beer industry in the Midwest and get the inside scoop on the breweries that have created some of the best beer in the nation!


Your Behind-the-Scenes Brewery Experience includes:

  • Engaging interpretive tour with fun, expert guides
  • Transportation on our comfortable & clean tour bus
  • Behind-the-scenes VIP access at three local breweries
  • Craft beer samples at each brewery
  • Catered dinner provided by Toasty's
  • Souvenir sample glass for each guest
  • Complimentary snacks and water aboard the tour bus
  • Lots of great photo opportunities

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From USD $80.00

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TGI Friday Brewery Tour × × Book Now 14 Available × × × ×
TGI Friday Brewery Tour

TGI Friday Brewery Tour

The TGI Friday Brewery Tour goes behind-the-scenes at three local breweries - Fitger's Brewhouse, Bent Paddle Brewing, and Hoops Brewing.

The TGIF Brewery Tour goes behind-the-scenes at three local breweries - Fitger's Brewhouse, Bent Paddle Brewing, and Hoops Brewing. Find out why Duluth's craft beer scene is at the epicenter of the growing craft beer industry in the Midwest and get the inside scoop on the breweries that have created some of the best beer in the nation!

Your Behind-the-Scenes Brewery Experience includes:

  • Engaging interpretive tour with fun, expert guides
  • Transportation on our comfortable & clean tour bus
  • Behind-the-scenes VIP access at three local breweries
  • Craft beer samples at each brewery
  • Catered dinner provided by Northern Waters Smokehaus
  • Souvenir sample glass for each guest
  • Complimentary snacks and water aboard the tour bus
  • Lots of great photo opportunities

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From USD $80.00

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Duluth & Beyond Brewery Tour × × × Book Now 14 Available × × ×
Duluth & Beyond Brewery Tour

Duluth & Beyond Brewery Tour

The Duluth & Beyond Brewery Tour goes behind-the-scenes at three local breweries - Earth Rider Brewing, Hoops Brewing, and Castle Danger Brewing Company.

The Duluth & Beyond Brewery Tour goes behind-the-scenes at three local breweries - Earth Rider Brewing, Hoops Brewing, and Castle Danger Brewing Company. Find out why the North Shore Craft Beer Scene is at the epicenter of the growing craft beer industry in the Midwest and get the inside scoop on the breweries that have created some of the best beer in the nation!

Your Behind-the-Scenes Brewery Experience includes:

  • Engaging interpretive tour with fun, expert guides
  • Transportation on our comfortable & clean tour bus
  • Behind-the-scenes VIP access at three local breweries
  • Craft beer samples at each brewery
  • Delicious catered lunch by our friends at Toasty's
  • Souvenir sample glass for each guest
  • Complimentary snacks and water aboard the tour bus
  • Lots of great photo opportunities

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From USD $80.00

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Saturday Night Brewery Tour × × × Book Now 8 Available × × ×
Saturday Night Brewery Tour

Saturday Night Brewery Tour

The Saturday Night Brewery Tour goes behind-the-scenes at three local breweries - Bent Paddle Brewing Company, Blacklist Artisan Ales, and Canal Park Brewing Company.

The Saturday Night Brewery Tour goes behind-the-scenes at three local breweries - Bent Paddle Brewing CompanyBlacklist Artisan Ales, and Canal Park Brewing Company. Find out why Duluth's craft beer scene is at the epicenter of the growing craft beer industry in the Midwest and get the inside scoop on the breweries that have created some of the best beer in the nation!

Your Behind-the-Scenes Brewery Experience includes:

  • Engaging interpretive tour with fun, expert guides
  • Transportation on our comfortable & clean tour bus
  • Behind-the-scenes VIP access at three local breweries
  • Craft beer samples at each brewery
  • Dinner provided by Canal Park Brewing Company
  • Souvenir sample glass for each guest
  • Complimentary snacks and water aboard the tour bus
  • Lots of great photo opportunities
*Please note that only guests 21 years of age or older will be able to enjoy craft beer samples. Current and valid ID required.

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From USD $80.00

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HART of Duluth Walking Tour × Book Now 6 Available Book Now 8 Available SOLD OUT × × ×
HART of Duluth Walking Tour

HART of Duluth Walking Tour

Explore the culinary, visual and performance art scene in Downtown Duluth's Historic Arts & Theater (HART) District. Sample Duluth-made food and beverages and explore the vibrant art scene during a leisurely stroll in Duluth.

Step into Duluth’s vibrant craft scene and meet the roasters, artisans, restauranteurs, and brewers breathing fresh energy into the ongoing legacy of Duluth’s HART District. This behind-the-scenes experience is a guided walking tour through the history and future of the Historic Arts & Theater (HART) District – a nexus for performing, visual, and culinary arts. You'll visit Duluth Coffee Company, Zeitgeist Cafe, The NorShor Theatre, and Blacklist Brewing.

Your HART of Duluth Experience includes:


  • Engaging interpretive tour with fun, expert guides
  • Behind-the-scenes tours with local artisans
  • Well-researched tour content on Downtown Duluth
  • Food and beverage samples
  • Art demonstrations
  • Lots of great photo opportunities
*Please note that only guests 21 years of age or older will be able to enjoy craft beer samples. Current and valid ID required.

  • Duration : 3 Hours (approx.)
From USD $30.00

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Lincoln Park Craft District Walking Tour × Book Now 10 Available Book Now 10 Available SOLD OUT × × ×
Lincoln Park Craft District Walking Tour

Lincoln Park Craft District Walking Tour

Go behind-the-scenes and meet the artisans, restaurateurs, brewers, and craftspeople who are breathing fresh energy into Duluth’s Lincoln Park Craft District.

Go behind-the-scenes and meet the artisans, restaurateurs, brewers, and craftspeople who are breathing fresh energy into Duluth’s Lincoln Park Craft District. This unique walking tour is a guided experience through the heart of Lincoln Park – a nexus for hand-made crafts, visual, and culinary arts. You’ll learn about the neighborhood’s history and its bright future wile exploring fun new businesses that embody the essence of “locally-made”. You'll visit OMC Smokehouse, Duluth Pottery, Frost River, and Bent Paddle Brewing Company.


Your Craft District Experience includes:

  • Engaging interpretive tour with fun, expert guides
  • Behind-the-scenes tours with local artisans
  • Well-researched tour content on Lincoln Park's past, present, and future
  • Bent Paddle craft beer samples
  • Art demonstrations
  • Lots of great photo opportunities
*Please note that only guests 21 years of age or older will be able to enjoy craft beer samples. Current and valid ID required.

  • Duration : 3 Hours (approx.)
From USD $30.00

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Dark History Walking Tour × Book Now 14 Available Book Now 14 Available SOLD OUT × × ×
Dark History Walking Tour

Dark History Walking Tour

Enjoy a walk through Duluth’s dark history and explore the local legends that folks around town don’t like to talk about - true stories of gunfights, murders, hauntings, ghost ships, and even pirates!

The Dark History Walking Tour shines the light on Duluth's dark and nearly forgotten past. You'll make your way through Canal Park and Downtown Duluth - learning about gunfights, murders, and reported hauntings along the way. Duluth has a rich history and we're excited to show you a side of Duluth that you won't see anywhere else!

Your Dark History Walking Tour includes:


  • Engaging interpretive tour with fun, expert guides
  • Well-researched tour content and walking route through Canal Park and Downtown Duluth
  • Content focused on some of Duluth's violent and tragic history, along with reported hauntings and the backstories that explain these paranormal legends
  • Great photo opportunities

*Note: This isn't a hokey, haunted-house tour with folks dressed up like goblins and ghouls. Duluth's dark history is scary enough on its own!

  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
From USD $20.00

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Scenic North Shore Bicycle Tour SOLD OUT × × × Book Now 10 Available × ×
Scenic North Shore Bicycle Tour

Scenic North Shore Bicycle Tour

The Scenic North Shore Bicycle Tour is a fun cycling adventure of moderate difficulty designed for active guests looking for the best way to truly experience the beauty of Lake Superior’s North Shore.

Pedal Scenic Highway 61 with our fun & friendly guides and experience Lake Superior's North Shore at a different pace. The North Shore is one of Minnesota's top destinations and you're about to find out why it is quickly becoming a top cycling location in the midwest. Bikes and helmets are included and you'll end the tour with dinner and a victory pint at Castle Danger Brewery in Two Harbors before a comfortable ride back to Duluth in our tour support van.

*This adventure is designed for fit guests who consider themselves as intermediate or experienced riders.

Your Scenic North Shore Bicycle Tour Includes:

  • Transportation to/from the trail in our comfortable adventure van
  • High-quality hybrid road bike (Cannondale Quick 5 Hybrid) & helmet rental
  • Fully supported ride with your local guide
  • Information on natural and cultural history
  • Complimentary snacks and water to keep you fueled
  • Scenic views and great photo opportunities
  • Dinner and victory beer at Castle Danger Brewing Co.

*Please note that only guests 21 years of age or older will be able to enjoy craft beer samples. Current and valid ID required.

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From USD $80.00

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Gitchee Gumee Gallivant Shuttle (Sept. 22) × × × × × × ×
Gitchee Gumee Gallivant Shuttle (Sept. 22)

Gitchee Gumee Gallivant Shuttle (Sept. 22)

The Gitchee Gumee Gallivant shuttle provides point-to-point transportation for your epic mountain bike adventures on Duluth's IMBA Gold-Level trail system. See details below.

Note: this is The Duluth Traverse Shuttle for riders participating in the Gitchee Gumee Gallivant.

Load your bikes and gear into The Duluth Traverse shuttle trailer and hop in the van. We'll provide convenient transportation from Lester Park to Chamber's Grove. This is an unsupported ride so be prepared!

Your Duluth Traverse Shuttle includes:

  • Transportation from Lester Park to Chamber's Grove
  • Safe transport for you and your bikes
  • Complimentary water to top off your water bottles
  • Optional $5 donation helps support the COGGS Trail Crew
Important: Pre-registration is required. Also note that the shuttle will depart on time so plan to be ready to load your bikes and gear before the scheduled departure time. Riders need to be self sufficient in navigating the trails and carrying all necessary food, water, and supplies. We'll shuttle you from your vehicles to Chamber's Grove. From there, you're on your own - enjoy the Gallivant. Rock on!

  • Duration : 30 Minutes (approx.)
From USD $20.00

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Duluth Traverse Shuttle #1 (supporting a west-to-east ride) × × × Book Now 12 Available × × ×
Duluth Traverse Shuttle #1 (supporting a west-to-east ride)

Duluth Traverse Shuttle #1 (supporting a west-to-east ride)

The Duluth Traverse shuttle provides point-to-point transportation for your epic mountain bike adventures on Duluth's IMBA Gold-Level trail system. Choose your shuttle pickup point below.

Note: this is The Duluth Traverse Shuttle for riders looking to do a west-to-east ride.

Load your bikes and gear into The Duluth Traverse shuttle trailer and hop in the van. We'll provide convenient transportation to multiple drop-off locations along The Duluth Traverse. Select a pickup location at Lester Park, Twin Ponds, or Grand Avenue Chalet. Hop off at any of these locations or take the shuttle all the way to Chamber's Grove and ride the entire west-to-east route. This is an unsupported ride so be prepared!

Your Duluth Traverse Shuttle includes:

  • Transportation from specific pickup locations to points along The Duluth Traverse
  • Safe transport for you and your bikes
  • Free City of Duluth trail map (paper map)
  • Complimentary water to top off your water bottles
  • Advice and suggestions on routes
  • Optional $5 donation helps support the COGGS Trail Crew
Important: Pre-registration is required. When booking your shuttle, please note that the "from" and "to" listings in the drop-downs are shuttle pickup and drop-off locations, respectively. Also note that the shuttle will depart on time so plan to be ready to load your bikes and gear before the scheduled departure time. Riders need to be self sufficient in navigating the trails and carrying all necessary food, water, and supplies. We'll shuttle you from your vehicles to your drop-off location. From there, you're on your own - enjoy the adventure. Rock on!

  • Duration : 30 Minutes (approx.)
From USD $25.00

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Duluth Traverse Shuttle #2 (supporting an east-to-west ride) × × × Book Now 12 Available × × ×
Duluth Traverse Shuttle #2 (supporting an east-to-west ride)

Duluth Traverse Shuttle #2 (supporting an east-to-west ride)

The Duluth Traverse shuttle provides point-to-point transportation for your epic mountain bike adventures on Duluth's IMBA Gold-Level trail system. Choose your shuttle pickup point below.

Note: this is The Duluth Traverse Shuttle for riders looking to do a east-to-west ride.

Load your bikes and gear into The Duluth Traverse shuttle trailer and hop in the van. We'll provide convenient transportation to multiple drop-off locations along The Duluth Traverse. Select a pickup location at Chamber's Grove, Grand Avenue Chalet, or Twin Ponds. Hop off at any of these locations or take the shuttle all the way to Lester Park and ride the entire east-to-west route. This is an unsupported ride so be prepared!

Your Duluth Traverse Shuttle includes:

  • Transportation from specific pickup locations to points along The Duluth Traverse
  • Safe transport for you and your bikes
  • Free City of Duluth trail map (paper map)
  • Complimentary water to top off your water bottles
  • Advice and suggestions on routes
  • Optional $5 donation helps support the COGGS Trail Crew
Important: Pre-registration is required. When booking your shuttle, please note that the "from" and "to" listings in the drop-downs are shuttle pickup and drop-off locations, respectively. Also note that the shuttle will depart on time so plan to be ready to load your bikes and gear before the scheduled departure time. Riders need to be self sufficient in navigating the trails and carrying all necessary food, water, and supplies. We'll shuttle you from your vehicles to your drop-off location. From there, you're on your own - enjoy the adventure. Rock on!

  • Duration : 30 Minutes (approx.)
From USD $25.00

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