International Dark Sky Sanctuary
Superior National Forest
8901 Grand Ave Place
Duluth, MN 55808
This special area is located in the northern third of the Superior National Forest in northeastern Minnesota. It is over 1 million acres in size and filled with rocky cliffs and crags, canyons, towering rock formations, and thousands of lakes and streams with rocky shores and sandy beaches surrounded by forests. Within its boundaries are 2,000 designated campsites, 1,200 miles of canoe routes, 12 hiking trails, and a spectacular view of the night sky.