Lake Superior Circle Tour

Apostle Islands

Konnie LeMay / Lake Superior Magazine

Konnie’s Circle Tour: The Final Leg

Happy to be home, I still felt sad to part with my bus “family” when we returned home this week. Some still had a journey ahead as far as Utah and states south (where we pray for safe times during wild storms). Read more

Oct 7, 2016 2:38 PM Superior Notes

Fall Bus Tour

Konnie LeMay / Lake Superior Magazine

Konnie’s Circle Tour Report: Part II

Editor Konnie LeMay is circling Lake Superior with our bus tour group. Her second dispatch features the delightfully kitschy Da Yoopers Tourist Trap, the picturesque Eagle Harbor Lighthouse and more. Read more

Oct 3, 2016 11:14 AM Superior Notes

Sleeping Giant

Konnie LeMay / Lake Superior Magazine

A Circle Tour Special Report

Editor Konnie LeMay is circling Lake Superior with our Fall Bus Tour group. Here's her report from the first part of the trip, from Duluth clockwise to the eastern Upper Peninsula. Read more

Sep 30, 2016 11:26 AM Superior Notes 1 Comments

Photographers John Heino and John Alexander Kay tell us about their Lake Superior Circle Tour in the early fall last year and a digital technique they both use in their work. Read more


Bill Sjoblom has circled the Big Lake 30 to 40 times during the three decades that he’s hosted bus trips. This year Bill’s Sjo-Pro Tours is partnering with us to offer a 10-day Fall Tour circling Lake Superior by motor coach, September 21 to 30. Read more


"Superior" Movie

Courtesy Beyond the Porch Productions

Friends Bike Around the Lake in Keweenaw-Filmed "Superior" [Q&A + trailer]

Los Angeles-based Beyond the Porch Productions set up shop in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula last summer to film “Superior,” a coming-of-age story about friends who bike around Lake Superior in 1969. The team released a trailer in December. Read more

Jan 23, 2015 10:30 AM Superior Notes

Introducing Our Lake Superior Bus Tour: Another Way to Go Around the Lake

Readers continue to ask for an easy way to experience the Circle Tour, when they aren’t able to drive the 1,300-mile route themselves. Cindy and I have talked for years about organizing our own bus tour. This year, we’re finally getting around to it. Read more

Jan 16, 2015 8:08 AM Superior Notes

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Mary Durocher Hudson & Alice Hudson

A Circle Tour Story

Mary Durocher Hudson of Washburn and her sister, Alice Hudson, (they married brothers!) took "a marvelous 5 days" doing the Lake Superior Circle Tour. Read more

Nov 20, 2012 8:59 AM My Lake Superior 1 Comments

Looping the Lake

Courtesy Algoma Region and Tourism Thunder Bay

After circling Lake Superior three times, I still discover places I’ve missed. That just means a good excuse to do it all again. Once you’ve done the Loop, it becomes a regular destination. Read more


Scenic Overlooks

Travis Novitsky

Just off or along the highways around Lake Superior are scenic overlooks with such breathtaking views that you never forget them. Read more

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