3 days in Duluth & Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula Itinerary

3 days in Duluth & Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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3 days in Duluth & Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula Itinerary

Start: Hibbing
Drive:  1 h 30 min
1
Duluth
— 1 day
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Iron River
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Copper Harbor
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
End: Hibbing

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Duluth

Duluth ©
Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Art in the Alley, brush up on your military savvy at Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, then enjoy the sand and surf at Brighton Beach Park, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Stoney Point.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Duluth day trip app .

Hibbing to Duluth is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Duluth when traveling from Hibbing in July, with lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Iron River.

Things to do in Duluth

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stoney Point, Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center
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Brighton Beach Park ©
Brighton Beach Park
Stoney Point ©
Stoney Point

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night
Iron River

Iron River
Iron River is a city in Iron County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): fly down the slopes at Ski Brule.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Iron River route maker website .

Getting from Duluth to Iron River by car takes about 3.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Duluth in July since evenings lows in Iron River dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Copper Harbor.

Things to do in Iron River

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Copper Harbor

Copper Harbor
Copper Harbor is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in northeastern Keweenaw County in the U.S. On the 7th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Estivant Pines Nature Sanctuary, enjoy the sea views from Eagle Harbor Lighthouse and Museums, and then visit a coastal fixture at Fort Wilkins State Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Copper Harbor online route maker .

You can drive from Iron River to Copper Harbor in 3 hours. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Iron River in July: highs in Copper Harbor hover around 72°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Copper Harbor

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Eagle Harbor Lighthouse and Museums
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Estivant Pines Nature Sanctuary
Estivant Pines Nature Sanctuary

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