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Shovel Point Trail

 4.8 (6)

Length


0.7 Miles 1.1 Kilometers


107' 33 m

Ascent

-164' -50 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

17%

Max Grade (10°)

729' 222 m

High

629' 192 m

Low

Shared By Kevin Killingbeck

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All Clear 56 days ago
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A trail showcasing unique terrain formed by ancient lava flows.

Kevin Killingbeck

Dogs Leashed

Features Fall Colors · Lake · Views · Wildlife

To protect this unique area, please stay on the trail.

Description

The Shovel Point Trail can be accessed behind the visitor center at Tettegouche State Park. This is an amazing trail that runs through an area supporting three different microclimates with unique terrain formed by ancient lava flows that created mountains and were later eroded by glaciers.

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Oct 21, 2018
Maria Linn
Pretty views of the shore, pretty easy walk
Aug 27, 2018
Bruce Moe
Great views of Lake Superior
Jun 26, 2018
Tess Habermann
An insane amount of steps but man is it amazing once you get to the top.
Oct 14, 2017
Maddy Gack
Oct 12, 2017
Chris S.
Jan 28, 2017
Maly L.
Oct 19, 2016
Kevin Killingbeck
2mi — 0h 45m

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  4.8 from 6 votes

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  4.8 from 6 votes
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in Minnesota

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