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This was a recommendation from a friend and I am so glad we stopped. Such incredible views from... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Erica C
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Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Experience your heart be filled with this special view in the sky

For sure the best place to watch the sunrise on Lake Superior! This is the one place that is so... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
TacoBox
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Two Harbors, Minnesota
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27 Aug 2018
“Do Not Miss!!”
7 Feb 2018
“Experience your heart be filled with this special view in the sky”
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

This was a recommendation from a friend and I am so glad we stopped. Such incredible views from Palisade Head. The drive up is steep but keep going. It's worth it!!!

Thank Erica C
Reviewed 8 February 2018

For sure the best place to watch the sunrise on Lake Superior! This is the one place that is so special to go to and is easily passed by with a tiny parking area at the bottom of the hill go forth and drive to...More

3  Thank TacoBox
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

While on a recharge weekend along the shores of Lake Superior and looking for something to do I read about this place called the Hellacious Overlook but what is actually called the Palisade Head which is within the Tettegouche State Park but not contiguous with...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped on the way to Thunder Bay. I think this is called Palisade Head on most maps but Hellacious works. If you look close there's a rock climber in there.

1  Thank rick r
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We stopped enroute to see Split Rock Lighthouse - glad we did. The overlook is fantastic with great views. There was parking at the top of a short drive. I was amazed there were several people up there even on a weekday. Take a picnic...More

Thank Shandy V
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend you experience this breath taking view. Watch the rock climbing going on the side of the cliff. Just be careful on the drive up very steep and narrow road.

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 7 September 2016

One of the best views of the North Shore and suitable,e for all as you can drive right up to it. You just need a couple minutes to stop there

1  Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Super cool place with gorgeous view and so peaceful. Just put Palisade Head in google maps and it will take you there! Suuuper worth it!!!

3  Thank Barbara O
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is also called Palisade Head which is on Palisade road. There were 2 cliff climbers there when we arrived which was interesting to watch them gear up and go over the cliff. Very windy and I would not recommend for small children as you...More

Thank 7995April
Reviewed 21 June 2016

One of the most incredible views on the North Shore! Well worth seeking out. Look for the road to Palisade Head. Follow the road to the end, where a huge microwave tower stands. Paths are not marked and there are no handrails or guards. Keep...More

1  Thank Raintree_Thailand
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