Explorers Club Fall 2006 Trip Itinerary
All times approximate, and also subject to change just for fun.
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Friday, September 29
7:00 am – Departure by school vans. (Meet at WSC Garage opposite Wayne Clinic on 14th St.)
3:00 pm (approximately) – Arrive at Interstate State Park in
Wisconsin for one-hour stop.
7:30 pm (approximately) – Arrive at Motel 6 in Duluth
(218-723-1123) and check-in.
8:00 pm – Depart for Fitgers Brewhouse (218-279-2739)
at 600 Superior Street
10:00 pm – Return to Motel 6 for the evening.
Saturday, September 30th
8:00 am – Depart for
the Duluth Harbor/Aerial Lift Bridge.
8:30 am – Depart for
the North Shore.
9:30 am – Brunch at the Rustic Lodge Restaurant
(218-834-2488, David) in Two Harbors.
10:30 am – Arrive Gooseberry Falls State Park.
may visit Nature Center, the Falls, or hike down to Lake Superior shore.
12:30 – Depart Gooseberry Falls
12:45 – Arrive Split Rock Lighthouse Historical Site ($4.00
per person, Gloria)
2:00 – Depart Split Rock Lighthouse
3:00 – Arrive Tettegouche State Park. Visitor
Center, hike to Shovel Point (challenging), or walk to a Lake Superior cove.
5:00 – Dinner in Beaver Bay at the Northern Lights
Roadhouse (218-226-3012, Margie).
7:00 pm – Arrive back at Motel 6.
8:00 pm – Skyline Drive and Enger Tower.
Sunday, October 1st
8:00 am – Depart Duluth by school vans (we can vote to leave
at 7:00 am if people choose).
9:00 am – Breakfast at Tobies Restaurant in Hinckley, MN
(best baked goods anywhere!)
Noonish – Arrive at Mall of America in Twin Cities (optional
– if a majority vote for this).
may wander and shop the largest mall in the U.S.
2:00 pm – Depart for home by school van.
9:00 pm – Arrive back at WSC Garage.